Homeowners Insurance Articles

The Dangers of Having an Old Garage Door

Old Garage Door Homeowners Insurance

When you have an older home, you might like the authentic look of your vintage garage door. Unfortunately, having an older garage door can also put your home and safety at risk. It is still possible to have that vintage look, but with a modern door. Consider these dangers of having an old garage doo


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Tips to Secure Your Belongings During an Open House

Secure Belongings Open House

When hosting an open house, it's important that you secure your belongings. Although the last thing on your mind when showing your home and the probability of it happening is low, you will likely still want to safeguard your valuables. Below are some tips to secure your belongings when you are showi


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How to Safely Thaw Frozen Pipes

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The best way handle frozen pipes is to keep them from freezing in the first place. Unfortunately, this sometimes can't be avoided and by acting fast, you can reduce damage to your pipes and home as well as the cost of repairing them. Frozen pipes don't always burst, but when they do, it’s because


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Do I Need Jewelry Insurance?

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The beauty of fine jewelry can be intoxicating, and it can be very exciting to wear your pieces for special occasions. If you own, and enjoy wearing valuable jewelry, it’s likely you’ve considered purchasing jewelry insurance, in case it ever gets damaged, stolen, or lost. According to inform


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7 Common Homeowner Furnace Mistakes

7 Common Homeowner Furnace Mistakes

When the weather is cold, you automatically think of turning to your furnace for warmth. However, there are various common homeowner mistakes you can run into if you’re not aware. For this reason, let’s take a look at seven of these, so you can remain furnace-safe throughout the year.


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What You Should Know About Rock Salt and Your Pet

What You Should Know About Rock Salt and Your Pet

Rock salt can be hazardous to your pet when you apply large amounts to your outdoor pavements and driveway. It’s important that you understand these hazards and reduce how much you use or stop using it altogether by using alternatives instead. This can help keep your pet healthy and even save its


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Tips to Prevent Christmas Tree Fires

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  There is nothing more festive and homey than a beautifully decorated Christmas tree. All those ornaments, tinsel, and lights give any home a magical feel. However, it’s those very same Christmas lights can sometimes be a very deadly fire hazard. Although generally infrequent in number


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How to Protect Your Home When You’re on Vacation

Protect Home While on Vacation

When you leave for vacation, whether you’re leaving for a quick weekend getaway or you’re going away for a week or over, it's important that you ensure your home and personal possessions are protected. You can keep your home and belongings safe by taking a little extra precaution. This way, you


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Should you Invest in a Pet Insurance Policy?

Invest in Pet Insurance Policy

With veterinary medicine becoming more technologically advanced, you can expect higher care expenses due to increased costs that come with facilities, equipment and training required to offer you services of higher-quality. For many pet owners, veterinary costs can be overwhelming. Having a pet i


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The Best Security Products for Your Smart Home

A smart home is one equipped with products that are connected to a network and can be controlled remotely by an electronic device. By some estimates, over half of homes today contain at least one smart product. Increased efficiency, comfort, connectivity, and convenience are some of the advantages t


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