How to Cheaply Improve Curb Appeal

How to Cheaply Improve Curb Appeal Did you know first impressions are formed within seven seconds? According to the National Association of Realtors, 63 percent of homebuyers will drive by after viewing a home they like online. Will potential buyers like what they see? If your home needs a facelift, don’t fret! There are plenty […]

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How Equipment Breakdown Insurance is Different from Home Warranty

How Equipment Breakdown Insurance is Different from Home Warranty The abundance of different insurance policies can make protecting your home a challenge. Understanding coverage options allows you to make effective decisions to keep your home safe from mechanical, electrical, and physical damage. Let’s take a look at equipment breakdown insurance and home warranties. What is equipment […]

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Climate Change Leading to Widespread Flooding

Whether you believe in global warming or not, climate change is causing oceans to rise, leading to devastating coastal floods. In fact, ocean levels are rising nearly three times as fast as they were 30 years ago (over an inch per decade). Hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses that rest on the shoreline are […]

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Tips For Selling Your Home with Interior Design Tricks

Whether you’re working with a realtor or selling your home on your own, there are some interior design and decorating tips that can help you turn your home into another person’s dream. When you’ve lived in your home for a while, certain items like your older appliances or cluttered closets can start to feel normal. […]

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What To Do After A Home Fire

Once you’ve gotten any necessary healthcare, informed your friends and family that you’re safe, and cleared out the rubble, what do you do after a home fire? The last thing you want to think about is all the money you’re going to have to spend to recover. That’s why these are some of the best […]

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Take These Steps To Avoid Losing Your Homeowners Insurance

Did you know that homeowner’s insurance carriers can drop you from their services? That’s right – your insurance almost never comes with a guaranteed renewal. We probably don’t have to tell you that committing fraud, violating policy terms, and not paying your premiums can result in a dropped policy. However, did you know that how you […]

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Insurance Discounts For Teachers, Other Occupations

Did you know that your occupation can have an effect on your insurance costs? If you have a “low-risk” profession, insurance companies can often give you a small discount. Car Insurance Occupation Discounts According to the DMV, engineers, scientists, teachers, first responders, nurses, pilots, and accountants are considered low-risk drivers. Occupation-based risk is calculated based […]

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How To Childproof Your Home

Childproofing your home can prevent unnecessary and completely avoidable accidents. Plus, if you report your safety changes, you may be able to get a homeowner’s insurance discount (depending on your plan). These are our top tips for childproofing your home. Child-proof Latches  If there is a cabinet, drawer, or closet in your home that has anything […]

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Save Electricity With Energy Star Products

Are you looking for a way to save money on your electric bill? Are you an environmentalist with dreams about saving the planet? Energy Star is a good place to start. What is Energy Star? If you see the Energy Star logo on a product, that means the government has placed its stamp of approval on […]

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Backyard Pool Safety Tips

Whether you’ve had a pool for years or you’re installing a backyard pool for the first time, it’s important to review your safety concerns each year. Even the tiniest adjustments and renovations can make your swimming pool infinitely safer, saving you and your loved ones from injuries and financial repercussions. There are our top safety tips: […]

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