Assessment & Checklist – Prepare your property

Download the Wildfire Home Assessment & Checklist



Each year, hundreds of homes are destroyed by wildfires. The IBHS Home Assessment & Checklist is a tool to help you determine how vulnerable your home and its surroundings are to damage.  Use the tool’s cost estimator to prioritize projects you can do now and plan your home improvement budget. Visit to find step-by-step guidance for preparing some of the most vulnerable parts of your property.