Insured policy holders
strikes and your home or business is gone.
Your first reaction is to call the Police or an adjuster and then file a claim with your insurance company.
That’s the logical thing to do, however, remembering
what you had, where and what you paid for it is difficult when under extreme stress. Your focus is you, your family or your
What we can do to help you:
·Inventory the contents of your home or business
·Value all possessions and items
·Professionally appraise higher valued
items such as antiques, collections, art and more
your adjuster, should they need us
·Help you be pro-active and be prepared in case of a
Your possessions, regardless of the value, are of utmost importance to you and your loved ones. Everything
needs to be replaced and you want to settle the claim efficiently and quickly.
are many companies that perform home inventories, but very few (none in new England) include a certified valuation and appraisal.
We have performed many inventory and appraisal services for attorneys, insurance companies, adjusters, restoration companies
and homeowners. We have done work for Liberty Mutual, Vermont Mutual,The Travelers, Liberty Mutual, Chartis, Amica and others.
We also have performed hundreds of estates for attorneys throughout New England, adjusters,
as well as historical societies.
Inventory Service includes:
– we meet with you to assess and discuss what you would like inventoried. In addition, we will discuss any
specific appraisals you may want or need.
• Physical Inventory
– we perform a room-by-room detailed inventory and take
digital photographs of items as specified by you. The inventory will include a description, valuation*, and other information necessary to properly classify each item. Upon completion of
the physical inventory, we give you options that will list any warranty, appraisal, or related receipt information
to the respective item. In addition, a notation will be made if an item is on an insurance
policy schedule and the value set by you, the owner.
• Portfolio and Documentation – A printed
spreadsheet inventory and related pictures in a portfolio folder with a CD ROM with all of the inventory information and pictures,
(a back-up CD will be stored in a safe deposit box at a bank).
Our Update Service includes:
• Annual Review and Inventory Update – An optional
1 hour face-to-face consultation
time to review and updating of your inventory lists for new additions and/or deletions as well as take digital photographs
of the related item(s) if needed. Finally, we will provide a CD ROM that reflects the adjustments recorded.
• Secure backup and file storage – For clients that would like to have the added protection, we
offer a CD storage capability, which houses the information and scanned in copies of your vital documents. We
will store a back-up CD ROM in a bank safety deposit box. (Please note that the information will not be
stored on a server or any device that is accessible via the internet).
Valuations are not researched appraisals. They are based on experienced opinions from our appraiser.
Client Requirement: The Home Owner must be present at the time of inventory to assist in assigning estimated values
to selected items.
Service Notes: The Inventory Service and Update Service do not include a “Professional Appraisal"
of any item(s), unless otherwise stated. Values from an inventory are educated opinions from a certified appraiser, unless
Fees for Service
- Depending on the size of the home - starting at just $750- $3,000
(depending on size of home). Includes valuations of possessions.
- Larger Homes and Estates - please call for an estimate
- Discount Packages available - please call
Update Service: $200 - $400. 1 hour face-to-face consultation time to review and update your inventory lists for new
additions/or deletions and take digital photos of the related items. Finally, we will provide a CD ROM that reflects the adjustments
recorded. Secure backup and file storage - For clients that would like to have the added protection, we offer a CD storage
capability, which houses the information and scanned in copies of your vital documents. We will store a back-up CD ROM in
a bank safety deposit box. (Please note that the information will not be stored on a server or any device that is accessible
via the internet).
Fees may change
without notice, however, we make every effort to inform you when discussing fees.