Thank goodness that fires are covered in a standard Homeowners Insurance policy, right? Well, if you consider the fact that a Homeowners Insurance claim will only cover rebuilding your home, not its current value, you may decide to be a little more careful when it comes to fire safety during the holidays. Accidents and mishaps happen more often around this time of year, including fires in the home. We’ve made a list of the most common holiday disasters, along with a list of do’s and don’ts. We hope we can help you prevent a fire this year and wish you and your friends and family a happy and safe holiday. Make sure to share these important tips with everyone near and dear to you.Read More »Avoiding Holiday Disasters: Fire Safety Is Key!
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Chances are that if you own a home you have Homeowners Insurance or Condo Insurance. Even after people have paid off their mortgages, they often opt to keep their Homeowners Insurance policies active to protect their assets. This is because it’s the only reliable form of protection for a very valuable asset. Are you in the process of buying a new home or considering other options for an insurance carrier? Then it’s important to educate yourself on Homeowners Insurance coverage options and the factors that affect a person’s rate first. Read More »What Should I Know Before Buying Homeowners Insurance or Condo Insurance?
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Rebuilding your home after a destructive hurricane is not only expensive, but it’s emotionally draining. The best hope for victims of a hurricane is that they are covered with the… Read More »After a Hurricane: Safety Precautions and Tips for Rebuilding Your Life
Home security is crucial to your peace of mind. If you’ve just Googled something like the question above and found us, chances are that you are shaken up because your home has been vandalized or you suspect someone has broken into it. You’re not alone. An estimated 3.7 million home burglaries occur each year. For the sake of your own safety, the first thing you must do is call the police.Read More »What Do I Do If My House Is Broken Into?