Insurance Blog

Melting Snow, Water, Trees

Protecting Your Home from Melting Snow

Posted By: Shamara Glover on February 26, 2021

After a long winter, we all look forward to the day the sun comes back around and the snow melts away. However, the melting snow can cause water damage and additional issues if it is ignored. Here are 5 ways to protect your home before it begins:

Jewelry, Appraisal, Loupe Magnifier

5 Reasons to Have Your Jewelry Appraised

Posted By: Amy Casey on February 19, 2021

Some may believe appraisals aren’t worth the extra cost, while others simply may not understand the benefits of having an appraisal done. The truth is, most of your jewelry is likely very special to you.

Home, Winter, Snow, Snowman

7 Tips on Keeping Your Home Warm Throughout the Winter

Posted By: Shamara Glover on February 17, 2021

Winter can make a house rather chilly quicker than usual. Believe it or not you can keep your home warm and keep your family nice and cozy without driving your energy costs through the roof.

Frozen Pipes, Ice

3 Major Threats Homeowners Face During Severe Cold

Posted By: Amy Casey on February 5, 2021

1. Frozen Pipes

Once a water line falls below 32 degrees, it will start to freeze. When this happens, the ice creates an increase in pressure; once the pressure gets too high, it bursts.

Lighting, Home Improvement, Interior

10 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Home’s Lighting

Posted By: Amy Casey on January 27, 2021

Lighting can certainly make or break the feel of any room in your home. Whether you’re looking for a cozy vibe or something bright and airy – your lighting plays a crucial role in setting the mood for your space.

Condo, Condominiums

Pros and Cons of Condo Living

Posted By: Shamara Glover on January 22, 2021

Looking for a home can start to feel exhausting over time. With so many things to consider, it’s understandable to feel somewhat overwhelmed at times. As you navigate through this endless list of possibilities, make sure you don’t overlook the possibility of condo living.

Couple, Apartment, Stairs

Renting Vs. Buying: Which is Right For You?

Posted By: Shamara Glover on January 18, 2021

Beginning to grow weary of renting but not quite convinced that buying a home is the best financial decision? This is often the thought that goes through many of our minds before deciding to take the leap.

Sledding, Winter, Children, Snow

Sledding 101: Basic Safety Tips for Careful Cruising

Posted By: Amy Casey on January 15, 2021

Sledding is one of the few outdoor activities children and adults alike can enjoy during the winter. All the fun and excitement of sledding can make it easy to forget how dangerous it can be.

Space Heaters, Outdoors

Winter Risks: Using Space Heaters for Outdoor Seating

Posted By: Amy Casey on December 4, 2020

As restaurants around America brave through the COVID-19 pandemic, some have begun making innovative changes to continue business operations. With capacity limitations and indoor dining prohibited in some locales, restaurants are utilizing outdoor spaces and tents now more than ever before.

Sold, Home Buying, House, First-Time Home Buyers

Insurance 101: A First-Time Homeowners Guide to Choosing a Homeowners Policy

Posted By: Amy Casey on November 6, 2020

You did it - you officially purchased your first home! There are so many joys that come along with becoming a homeowner, along with a new set of responsibilities. One of those responsibilities is to make sure your home is adequately covered with a homeowners policy.