Archive for the ‘ Homeowner’s Insurance ’ Category

Keeping Your Home Clear of Snow

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
Keeping Your Home Clear of Snow

One way to keep your home safe this winter is to look for anything that is preventing snowmelt on and around your home.

Winter may be ending, but spring isn’t here yet. That’s because there is more snow in the forecast. You’ve probably just managed to shovel it away before groaning about having to do it again, even if it isn’t that deep. Here is a guide to keeping your home clear of snow. (more…)

Home Insurance Advice: Dealing With Draftiness in Your Home

Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
Home Insurance Advice: Dealing With Draftiness in Your Home

Winter is one of the worst times of the year when it comes to maintaining and cleaning your home. Both are essential tasks, especially when you want to remove risks that can make your home insurance rates go up.

Winter is one of the worst times of the year when it comes to maintaining and cleaning your home. Both are essential tasks, especially when you want to remove risks that can make your home insurance rates go up. If your home feels too drafty, that means the cold wind from outside is getting in somehow. Don’t let the polar vortex make you feel miserable in your living room! Here is some advice for dealing with draftiness. (more…)

Homeowners Insurance and Holiday Parties

Thursday, December 20th, 2018
Homeowners Insurance and Holiday Parties

Double check your homeowner’s insurance policy to make sure you don’t unintentionally violate it while preparing for and hosting a holiday party.

The holidays are full of fun, light, and good cheer. But even while you’re celebrating, you can’t forget about keeping your home and family safe. Double check your homeowner’s insurance policy to make sure you don’t unintentionally violate it while preparing for and hosting a holiday party. Here are some easy tips to follow this holiday season so that you can enjoy your celebrations to their fullest extent. (more…)

Home Insurance Tips: Preparing Your Home for This Winter, Part 2

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018
Home Insurance Tips: Preparing Your Home for This Winter, Part 2

Even if the inside of your home is prepared, here are some home insurance tips to make sure the outside is just as ready for the change in seasons.

Winter is still on its way, and it’s not too soon to get ready. Even if the inside of your home is prepared, here are some home insurance tips to make sure the outside is just as ready for the change in seasons. (more…)

Home Insurance Tips: Preparing Your Home for Winter

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018
Home Insurance Tips: Preparing Your Home for Winter

The risk of a fire in your home goes up during the winter. Fires are one of the biggest reasons why you need home insurance, but you don’t want your premiums going too high, either.

The mornings are dark and frigid, and there’s always frost on your car when you come outside to go to work. That’s a sure sign that winter is on its way. Even though fall is far from over, it’s time to start preparing your home for the next season. Here are some tips on how to do it and protect your home insurance investment. (more…)

Home Insurance Questions: What Does a Home Inspector Do?

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
Home Insurance Questions: What Does a Home Inspector Do?

Before you can sell your house, you need to have a home inspector visit and make sure that it is ready to be sold. Here is some more home insurance information about how you can make their job easier and in turn, make everything easier for you, too.

Before you can sell your house, you need to have a home inspector visit and make sure that it is ready to be sold. This can lead to one of the most puzzling questions you might have during the entire process: what exactly do they do? Here is some more home insurance information about how you can make their job easier and in turn, make everything easier for you, too. (more…)

Lightning Damage and Home Insurance

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
Lightning Damage and Home Insurance

Although Lightning Safety Awareness Week takes place in June, it’s July that’s the month with the highest incidence of lightning strikes that could affect your home insurance rates.

During the summer, you might expect that every day features unbearable temperatures. The heat and humidity combine to push the heat index over 100 degrees, which can aggravate any existing allergies and make you reluctant to go outside. Then a storm comes along and brings some temporary relief – except you don’t know what to do about home insurance and lightning damage. (more…)

Treehouses and Home Insurance

Monday, June 11th, 2018
Treehouses and Home Insurance

Although trees are often factored into your home insurance rate calculation, the same may not be true for any modifications made to that tree.

This summer, you might finally fulfill a promise to your kids and build a treehouse for them. But before you do, consider how treehouses can affect your home insurance. Although trees are often factored into your home insurance rate calculation, the same may not be true for any modifications made to that tree. So how can you make sure your treehouse is safe enough not to make your monthly payments go up? Let’s find out. (more…)

Home Insurance Tips for Your First Home

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
Home Insurance Tips for Your First Home

Becoming a homeowner for the first time is an exciting milestone in your life. However, you can’t overlook the value of purchasing a comprehensive home insurance policy.

Becoming a homeowner for the first time is an exciting milestone in your life. However, you can’t overlook the value of purchasing a comprehensive home insurance policy. Your first home might what is known in the business as a starter home. How can make the most out of it? Let’s find out. (more…)

Home Insurance and Staying Safe Around Your Swimming Pool

Thursday, April 5th, 2018
Home Insurance and Staying Safe Around Your Swimming Pool

When it comes to home insurance, you’ll want to be sure you cover every part of your property. Still, you might not think about how your swimming pool affects your homeowner’s insurance.

When it comes to home insurance, you’ll want to be sure you cover every part of your property. Still, you might not think about how your swimming pool affects your homeowner’s insurance. (more…)