Travel precautions for your home

Travel precautions for your home

Many people leave our homes for a trip for a few days or a few weeks or months without thinking about it. However, your home is just sitting there and may become a target for break-ins or vandalism. It’s a good idea to take a few precautions before you leave.  You can...

Ice Dams and How to Prevent Them

Ice dams form from melted snow water higher up on the warmer part of your roof , which refreezes when it reaches the unheated overhang. The recommended way to avoid this from happening is to increase ventilation in your attic and insulation, around light fixtures...

Winter Emergency Kit For Your Automobile

Now that we have had our first two storms of the year, it’s a good time to review the items you need to have in your Winter Survival Kit in your car. Equipment items: a shovel windshield scraper and small broom flashlight with extra batteries tow chain or rope road...

How Car Insurance Premiums are Determined

There are a lot of factors that determine your car insurance premium. Driving history: If you’ve been involved in a lot of accidents and received more than your fair share of traffic tickets, the result is almost certain to be higher car insurance costs. These are all...

Six Things for Your Annual Insurance Review

Here are a some things to keep in mind when your reviewing your annual insurance policy. What Have I Added or Updated Around My Home? Did you add an addition or remodel; add a pool or finish your basement? All of these things change the value of your home and you...