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Handyman Insurance

Complete our Iowa Handyman Insurance quick quote form or call us at 952-469-0425.

Handyman Insurance.  Handymen and handywomen contractors are professionals in their trade, working on projects of short duration.  Typical projects are thing like drywall repair, some painting, lock replacement, replacing a door or window and these takes special skills.  You are an experienced handyperson.  However, there are still times when things could go wrong.  Handymen and women can have an accident, make a miscalculation and cause large property damage and bodily injury.  Clients who experience negligence can sue your Iowa contracting business.  Be sure and buy a comprehensive handyman insurance plan.  Handymen, handywomen, and handyperson can protect their business from costly liabilities and damages.

Not only does your insurance plan need to be comprehensive, but it also needs to be low cost.  Contact Iowa Contractors Insurance today at 952-469-0425!  Our independent insurance agency specializes in contractor insurance.  We offer Insurance plans for all types of Iowa contractors, read our bio.  We shop multiple top-rated insurance companies and match you up with the best fit—the best fit for your growing handyman contracting business.   We have been doing this for many years, so we know which policies suit your business.  Perhaps you are an Iowa independent contractor just starting.  Maybe you have an established handyman contracting company.  Either way, we can make recommendations on the types of coverage you should purchase.  Plus, we give you a choice of insurance companies.  Some of those coverages are, but are not limited to:

Commercial General Liability Insurance General liability insurance covers your handyman business or your workers should they be sued or found liable for the following types of claims:

  • Damage to other people’s properties
  • Bodily injuries and deaths
  • Advertising and personal injury

Commercial general liability insurance will also cover the cost of the damages and losses incurred in the event. This insurance can cover the cost of your legal defense and medical fees.  Handyman contractors need protection for your premises, products, operations, and completed operations.

Commercial Property Insurance – Commercial property insurance helps cover your handyman businesses property if it encounters a disaster.  This insurance will cover the loss or damage of the following should a fire or other covered peril arise:

  • Other people’s properties
  • Business personal property & equipment
  • Landscaping
  • Furniture and fixtures
  • Building or structure

Workers’ Compensation Insurance – Workers’ compensation insurance is required by Iowa law in most cases.  If you own a handyman business, it is only fair to provide your employees with complete workers’ compensation.   Your employees could be injured on the job.  So, it is good to reassure your employees that they and their families are financially secured if an accident happens on the job.  Iowa workers compensation insurance offers several benefits, which are:

  • Income benefits
  • Medical benefits
  • Burial benefits
  • Death benefits
  • Vocational rehabilitation benefits

Equipment and Tools Insurance – Equipment and tool insurance covers the cost of these things in the event they are stolen or destroyed.  Though some commercial general liability may provide a small amount of coverage, it’s always best to take inventory and make sure you are adequately protected.  As a handyman, if all of your tools went missing, you would potentially be out of business the next day.  If you had protection, you could replace things right away on a credit card, knowing you would receive some reimbursement.

Commercial Auto – Should any of your handyman business commercial vehicles meet an accident while in transit, commercial auto insurance to cover the following incidents:

  • Liabilities resulting from damage to another person’s property, injury, or death
  • Damage from collision
  • Damage from non-collision (e.g., vandalism, theft, and other perils)
  • Personal or medical payments of the insured
  • Injury or property damage caused by hit-and-run motorists or the uninsured

Apart from these essential policies, Iowa Contractors Insurance can include other kinds of insurance in your plan.  We can add bonds or even a business owner’s policy if you are looking to secure your handyman company even further.

Contact us for Handyman Insurance in Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Sioux City & Iowa City

We make insurance simple to understand and easy to purchase.   Simply complete our quick quote form or call us at 952-469-0425 today and we will create a handyman insurance plan for you.