Thanks for stopping by – below are some valuable tips to keep your yacht’s valuables safe. 1. Know Exactly What You Have on Board Maintain a Current Inventory (update whenever something changes) Physical Description Photos & Condition Reports Appraised Values Physical Location Dimensions 2. Understand Keep a Documentation/Binder Evidence of Ownership, Provenance, Tax Status, Including […]
How to Select a Fine Art Services Facility Finding an appropriate fine art services facility for high-value art is quite different than finding a storage facility that stores seasonal items or everyday household objects. Art requires a level of care beyond what a typical self-storage facility provides. Finding a facility which specializes in art storage […]
Protecting Art Before & After A Hurricane Documenting, securing, and protecting art before & after a hurricane is important, especially if an insurance claim is necessary after the storm. The tips below will not only keep your art as safe as possible but will also show your insurance company you were not negligent, should a claim […]
Counting Down With Confidence Over the last 60 days leading up to the 2018 Hurricane Season, we’ve been Counting Down With Confidence, with one of sixty hurricane preparation tips being posted each day. Now that this countdown has come to a close, and hurricane season has begun, we’ve decided to post the entire list to […]
Post-Hurricane Preparation – Preparing Your Home/Family for A Hurricane – Part 3 What we do post-hurricane is equally as important as how we prepare pre-hurricane, to help us get back to normal, daily life. The following are tips to help you, not only during the storm but also, after the storm to help get things […]
Florida Hurricane Tax Incentive The 2018 Hurricane Season begins this week and the Florida Department of Revenue is providing a tax incentive to help you prepare. Between June 1st to June 7th, certain hurricane supplies may be purchased tax-free. During this time, the items listed below will be exempt from sales tax. The following is an overview […]
Hurricane Planning 101: Hurricane Planning Checklist Continuing our series on hurricane planning, including pre-season planning; preparing for a storm; and post-storm recovery for home and family, we have put together a hurricane planning checklist to ensure you are prepared, should an emergency come your way: Creating a Family Disaster Supply Kit Essentials Battery-operated radio w/ […]
It’s ever too early to begin your hurricane planning. Hurricane season begins June 1st and runs through November 30th each year, peaking in September. However, hurricanes can occur prior to or after the formal season. Preparing in advance and updating your plan on at least an annual basis is the most effective strategy one can […]
Hurricane Art Storage might not be on the top of your to-do list for 2018, however, this year will be an active hurricane season. Each year, the Hurricane scientists at Colorado State University issue a forecast for the Atlantic hurricane season before the season begins, and then updated forecasts are issued throughout the season. On […]
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