Distracted Driving: Do’s and Don’ts

Posted on: Sep 22,2017 | by Bolt Insurance | No Comments
distractions while driving

Many people define “distracted driving” in a limited way. They think texting while driving is the only real behavior that distracts them while behind the wheel. This is understandable since texting requires manual, cognitive, and visual attention and that’s the same attention that safe driving requires.

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Do I Need to Insure My Antiques?

Posted on: Sep 20,2017 | by Bolt Insurance | No Comments
antiques insurance

There are many people who enjoy collecting antiques — whether it’s furniture, art, coins, collector cars, dolls, figurines or fine wine. Having something happen to your treasured possessions may be hard to imagine. However, if it happens, there is collectibles and antiques insurance that can cover your hard-to-replace valuables in your household.

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HVAC Home Inspection Red Flags

Posted on: Sep 18,2017 | by Bolt Insurance | No Comments
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Once you’ve decided on that new home you’re going to buy, it’s important that you hire a home inspector (or do it yourself if you can’t afford a professional) to come in and find the various home repairs that can mean hidden costs.

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Have You Cleaned Your Clothes Dryer Vent?

Posted on: Sep 15,2017 | by Bolt Insurance | No Comments
Clothes Dryer Vent

Cleaning your clothes dryer vent is just as important as any other household chore. In fact, it’s necessary. This is because your dryer’s lint trap doesn’t always catch all the lint that’s formed during the clothes drying process. Small particles of this lint are carried along through the vent hose as the moist air exits.

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Car Theft Rising Due to FOBs Keys Left in Vehicles

Posted on: Sep 13,2017 | by Bolt Insurance | No Comments
Car Theft

Last year in the United States, every 45 seconds, there was a stolen vehicle reported. Out of these thefts, one out of eight was because the driver left their FOB or keys inside their vehicle.

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How Do I Get Cheap Car Insurance Quotes Online Free?

Posted on: Sep 11,2017 | by Bolt Insurance | No Comments
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The World Wide Web has changed the world. It makes things that once took days and endless hours of frustration easy to accomplish in a matter of minutes and with a few keystrokes. You can even accomplish things, like getting cheap car insurance quotes online, through your mobile phone or tablet when you’re on the move or in a hurry. However, not all cheap insurance is created equally. Below are a few things you need to keep in mind about cheap car insurance options online before you buy.

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Beware of the Other Kind of Tailgating

Posted on: Sep 08,2017 | by Bolt Insurance | No Comments
Tailgating

With the football season in full swing, thousands of people are heading to the East Rutherford MetLife Stadium, the Farmington High School stadium, and local colleges to watch their favorite football teams. This means countless hours tailgating family and friends in the parking lots. However, this season, it’s important that you are aware of the other type of tailgating.

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The Importance of Keeping Your Gutters Clean

Posted on: Sep 06,2017 | by Bolt Insurance | No Comments
Importance of Clean Gutters Bolt

Chances are you think that a few twigs and leaves in your gutters can’t hurt your home. But, this isn’t the case. In fact, to avoid large and expensive repairs to your home, you have to keep your gutters clean. Your gutters control the water that is around your house. When they get cluttered with debris, they can’t do their job and can result in serious problems.

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How to Conduct an Insurance Inventory for My Apartment

Posted on: Sep 01,2017 | by Bolt Insurance | No Comments
renters insurance inventory checklist

Making a home inventory list can serve multiple purposes. Not only does it help you track and declutter and organize items that require repair or upkeep, but most importantly, it allows you to document your valuable items for your renters insurance company if your belongings are damaged or your home burglarized.

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What are Attractive Nuisances?

Posted on: Aug 30,2017 | by Bolt Insurance | No Comments
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You may have everyday objects that present hidden dangers to children. Children may find these objects irresistible and draw them in. These “hidden dangers” are known as attractive nuisances. Attractive nuisances compel and entice children to come on your property and cause them harm.

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