Last Minute Winter Storm Checklist
Winter storm incoming? Here are some things you should do to protect your home or business from sustaining damage.
The video below, posted by the Insurance Information Institute, details the dangers inexperienced drivers face with real life examples, statistics and tips to prevent tragedy.
Spring Maintenance Checklist
Spring daylight saving time is the perfect time to perform basic maintenance in and around your home. It’s time to “spring forward” for daylight saving. Since the time change occurs twice a year, daylight saving is the perfect time to perform basic maintenance in and around your home: Test your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. […]
Avoiding Fraud During Tax Season
Fraudulent activity rises during tax season, and for many filers, this could mean big headaches in April.
5 Ways to Winterize and Holiday-Proof Your Commercial Property
Preparing for the holidays and winter season can help prevent problems caused by indoor hazards or winter weather. Here are 5 ways to get your business ready for the holiday season.
Protecting Your Identity Abroad
When you are traveling, it is important to keep your personal information safe, especially when you’re out of the country. Here are some helpful things you should do when traveling abroad. Additionally, here’s how you can protect your property while on vacation. Between planning itineraries, booking hotels & flights, packing, and making reservations, vacations can be quite stressful, even […]
Icy Sidewalks And Injury Prevention
Every winter, many people are injured when they slip and fall on icy sidewalks, driveways, and parking lots. These injuries can range from minor bumps and bruises to broken bones and head injuries. Whether you’re a property owner/manager or just going for a walk outside, there are some things you can do to help prevent […]
IIHS Top Safety Picks
Are you or your family thinking about purchasing a new vehicle soon? You will want to check out the most current list of Top Safety Picks from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
Preventing Frozen Pipes
Pipes that freeze and burst can result in extensive property damage. Here are tips to prevent to prevent pipes from freezing and what to do if they do. Pipes that freeze and burst can result in extensive property damage. Once a pipe freezes, continued expansion and freezing causes pressure to build up in the pipe between the […]
Wood and Pellet-Burning Stove Safety
If this coming winter’s temperatures are even half as cold as last year, we’ll once again be doing everything we can to stay warm. For this, many turn to alternative forms of heating such as fireplaces, space heaters, boilers, and traditional wood or pellet stoves.