Can an insurance underwriter demand an upgrade to a wood-burning stove chimney even though it was installed 20 years ago according to local building code in effect at the time?
Answer . \nYes, or you may face a non renewal. Insurance companies can from time to time change what risks they will remain insuring and which they won't. If you don't co…mply with their new requirements and with sufficient notice they may non-renew your policy. (MORE)