Category Archives: Property

Did You Know?

CONSTRUCTION COSTS AND COVID Many people have done renovations to their homes during Covid. They have added swimming pools, decks, garages, game rooms, or renovated their kitchens and bathrooms. Prices on building materials have gone up over 200% in the last ten months and the time to acquire building materials has gone from immediate delivery…
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Private Flood Insurance?

Did you know there's now an option for private flood insurance? Although the National Flood Insurance Program can be available in the case of a natural disaster, there is no guarantee your property will be covered. We can now offer flood protection that offers broader and more flexible coverages, with no maximum limits of liability.…
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Fire Prevention Tips

NATIONAL FIRE PREVENTION MONTH - ARE YOU READY? Most home fires occur in the kitchen while cooking and are the leading cause of injuries from fire. Common causes of fires at night are carelessly discarded cigarettes, sparks from fireplaces without spark screens or glass doors and heating appliances left too close to furniture or other…
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How Should You Prepare for a Vacation?

HOW SHOULD YOU PREPARE FOR A VACATION? There are a number of hazards that could affect your home while you’re away, including lightning, theft and flooding. In order to keep your property safe while you’re on vacation, consider the following: Unplug small appliances and electronic devices. Stop the newspaper and mail. To do this online,…
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Flood Insurance

Flood Insurance Just a single inch of water from flooding can cause costly damage to your home. Here’s what you need to know about insuring against damages caused by flooding. What Protection Does it Offer? A standard homeowners policy does not cover damages from flooding. A separate flood policy is needed to cover losses to…
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