Does home insurance cover wildfires?

I know home insurance covers some natrual disasters and not others. What about wildfires?

Generally speaking, yes. Fire is a covered peril on most standard home insurance policies, and this includes wildfires. However, if you live in an area where wildfires are common, coverage may not be available, so be sure to check your policy or consult your insurance provider.
For more information on wildfires, check out this article: Wildfire Safety Tips: How to Stay Safe During Wildfire Season.
Savannah Grabek
Answered on Mar 02, 2021
Savannah Grabek is an expert in Personal Lines insurance. She has 5 years experience in the insurance industry. Savannah began her carrier working with just property insurance and is now tenured in all personal line including home, auto, motorcycle, boat and umbrella. She previously worked for GEICO and has now been working with Jerry insurance for the past year. Savannah lives in New York with her son, fiancé, and puppy Bear. In her free time she enjoys spending quality time with her family and hiking with her dog.

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