Inventory Your Belongings in Case of a Natural Disaster

September 9, 2017, 11:14 am EST | Share:

CHARLESTON, SC (WTAT-TV) — The South Carolina Department of Insurance wants you to know how to inventory your belongings in case of a natural disaster.

They suggest you make a list of your things, including expensive items like jewelry and fine art and commonplace things like toys, CDs, and clothing.

Attach copies of original sales receipts if you have them and be sure to note model and serial numbers.

Take pictures of your home & important items and give a brief description including age, purchase price and estimated current value.