In Massachusetts, homeowners’ policies provide coverage for windstorms. Hurricanes are simply large windstorms that can wreak havoc on your home. Although your policy will respond to the damages , your policy may contain some special limitations or deductibles in the event of a hurricane or tropical storm.
Insurance companies may impose a separate windstorm or named storm deductible. This deductible may be a flat amount as low as $1,000 or it may be a percentage of the amount of coverage you carry on your home. The closer you are to the