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Finding a trustworthy contractor

Finding a trustworthy contractor

Posted in Home

While the majority of home repair contractors are honest and reputable, unfortunately there are people and businesses who prey on consumers after a disaster.  Follow these tips when talking with potential contractors.

How to prepare for an earthquake

How to prepare for an earthquake

Posted in Home

Many homeowners are surprised to find out that their home is susceptible to earthquake damage, as earthquake zones are spread throughout the Midwest and eastern portions of the United States. There are steps you can take to reduce the likelihood that your home and personal property are damaged by an earthquake.

Winter home preparation

The do’s and don’ts of winter home prep

Posted in Home

From preventing ice dams and frozen pipes to maintaining sidewalks and chimneys, these tips can help you begin to prepare your home for the cold months ahead.

Tips for tying the insurance knot

Tips for tying the insurance knot

Posted in General, Auto, Home, Life

Getting hitched? Don’t forget to unite your insurance policies before saying “I do.” Take a few minutes to sit down with your honey and your independent agent to review your existing policies and make sure you’re both covered for the road ahead.

Cut costs on homeowner insurance

Video: New ways to cut costs on homeowners insurance

Posted in Home

Increasingly severe weather events have driven up the costs of homeowners insurance. Learn about new options available that help bring down insurance rates while maintaining a high standard of coverage.

Protect your home from high winds

Quick guide to protect your home from high winds

Posted in Home

High winds and driving rain are the two most common sources of damage during windstorms, hurricanes and tornadoes. Follow these tips to prepare your home for severe weather with high winds.