Barbecue blowup: Am I covered?

By Sheryl Nance-Nash Posted : 05/24/2012

gas grill insuranceBarbecue blowup: Am I covered?


You went the whole 9 yards to impress your neighbors with a state-of-the-art grill. But if Mother Nature strikes --and not only ruins plans for the party that would have given you bragging rights for best BBQ on the block, but also damages your precious new baby --what then?

While your ego will have to wait a bit for your chance at glory, generally damage to the grill is covered as personal property under your standard homeowners insurance policy. The same goes if your grill blows up, or if your grill catches fire.

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