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Esurance guide to wildfire

According to the U.S. Forest Service, wildfires are becoming more intense and spreading farther than ever before. While fire can damage your home and threaten your safety, there are steps you can take to protect yourself, your family, and your belongings. Get tips below on how to prepare for a wildfire. Plus, find out how your insurance could help you recover.

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Must-read safety tips for wildfire season

First up, make a plan for your family.


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How to survive a wildfire

Never try to outrun the flames. Follow these tips to survive a wildfire.


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How to fireproof your home

Get familiar with the Home Ignition Zone (HIZ) and how to reduce your fire risk.


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Wildfires and homeowners insurance

Dwelling and personal property coverage might have you covered.


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How to recover after a house fire

It can feel overwhelming, so start by reaching out to your loved ones.


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Does homeowners insurance cover natural disasters?

Good news: hazard insurance on a standard homeowners policy usually covers wildfires.


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