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What Homeowners Can Learn From California Wildfires

How homeowners can protect their property from wildfires.   The wildfire season in California this year has been among the worst ever. The dry, windy conditions, spurred on by the warming climate have made wildfires more intense and their seasons last longer. Wildfires caused nearly $12 billion in damages in 2017, making it the costliest

Tips to Prepare Your Home for Halloween

Get your home ready for the spooky holiday that is Halloween.   Halloween is right around the corner! Is your home ready for visitors? Whether you’re hosting a hauntingly fun Halloween party or you’ll be waiting for trick-or-treaters, these tips can help you prepare your property and avoid disasters. Secure railings. Do you have railings

Tree Maintenance Tips for a Healthy Yard

Prevent property damage by keeping your trees in good condition. The trees in your yard can enhance your property, provide shade, and offer numerous environmental benefits. However, trees can also pose a safety hazard to your family and your home if they are not cared for. Now that we are approaching fall and adverse weather

Make These Insurance Tweaks When Remodeling Your Home

Remodeling? Be sure to notify your insurance company. Planning a home remodel or renovation project can be exciting and nerve-wracking at the same time. There’s so much to do: arrange the financing, choose the contractor, and make endless decorating decisions. One task that may not be on your list, however, is contacting your insurance agent.

Does Your College Student Need Insurance?

Kids going off to college? Consider these insurance policies. Now that back-to-school season is upon us, parents are busy buying their kids the essentials for college life, from bed sheets to textbooks to laptops. Even as a prepared parent, you may be forgetting about an important item to review that isn’t included on any checklist.