After we have received your request for our service, our Documentation Specialist will call you and schedule an appointment. The Documentation Specialist will explain their procedure of taking outside pictures that include HVAC units, porch furnishings etc . They will then move inside your home and photograph your contents. Any collectibles or item you prefer to be photographed should be assessible prior to their arrival. This documentation is then sent back to HCD and your personal information and pictures will be stored with an offsite data storage provider for extra security. HCD then emails you a copy of your Client Report. Our service provides a third party verification should you have a claim.
At Home Content Documenting we have developed a product that will assist you in recovering from a loss or damage to your home and it's contents, whether you rent or own. Home Content Documenting offers a pictorial analysis of your home and its contents to better assist you with description and recovery of your assets in the event of a loss. Also, Home Content Documenting can advise of the tools necessary for protection of your Life Documents.
Our service is recommended by insurance agents and statistically could save you hundreds maybe even thousands of dollars should you suffer a loss. This far outweighs the cost of this type of service.
As per NICA, less than 20% of home owners have their collectibles insured properly.
As per NICA, people with a content inventory completed on their home prior to a loss receive higher dollar amount settlements if a loss should occur.
Eight of the last ten people we spoke with have not documented their contents even after their insurance company recommended it to be done and the two that did, did not do it properly.
Wind, fire, and water have been three of the greatest forces available to mankind throughout the millennium. Properly controlled, they power our lives, heat our homes, cook our food, and provide our lives with comfort and security. However, left unchecked, these elements can be three of the most powerful destructive forces known to mankind
As we tour your home and property we will be conducting a thorough pictorial description of your home and contents inside and out as well as any outbuildings. We will provide you with additional descriptive representation of special collections of items, sporting goods, heirlooms and other generational hand-me-downs that are impossible to replace. This will all be compiled into a "Client Report" and HCD will save this just in case you would experience an unexpected loss to your home or belongings, with our service you will Know what you own.
At Home Content Documenting, we like to operate on one simple premise, Know What You Own. Our homes contain a life-long collection of the items that we have acquired to help and assist us in our work and relaxation. Sudden partial or complete loss may seem to be an impossible task from which to recover. At Home Content Documenting, a picture is truly worth a thousand words. Allow HCD's third party verification service provide you with additional peace of mind and confidence that you have all of the necessary sources of information to help you return to normal as quickly as possible. Allow our team at Home Content Documenting help you to Know What You Own.
We know how accustomed we are to the things that we own and how they are used by us to work, and relax and they hold more of an important position in our lives than we, ourselves are even aware. We become accustomed to them “just being there” waiting for the next time we need them.
We have methods of protecting our home contents and maintaining the sense of security that our possessions provide us. Yet, due to circumstances beyond our control, and quite unexpectedly, we can suffer minor or major loss of the possessions that provide comfort and security in our lives. Wind, Fire, or Water can and unfortunately do bring damage and loss to the possessions we need to function daily.
At Home Content Documenting, we want to enhance two types of protection that have been developed to assist us to recover from loss and damage to our homes and their contents, whether we rent or own. Home Content Documenting offers a pictorial analysis of your home and its contents to better assist you with description and recovery of your assets in the event of a loss.
The National Inventory Certification Association (NICA) was founded to provide a national focus on the asset inventory industry and the representation of each inventory professional.