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  • Who Needs Flood Insurance?

    Spring is on its way, and with it comes thawing snow, rising creeks and rivers, and sometimes, heavy rains. While some areas are certainly more prone to flooding than others, a flood can happen to any one of us regardless of where we live. In fact, according to Floodsmart.gov, floods are actually the number one […]

    March 2, 2016

  • The Biggest Myths about Homeowners Insurance

    As a homeowner, obtaining insurance coverage is an important part of protecting your home and your belongings. Not only that, but most lenders require you to have homeowners insurance before they’ll provide financing. Even after you’ve paid off your mortgage, it’s vital that you keep your policy active so you don’t risk losing all that […]

    January 29, 2016

  • Resolutions for a Safe and Happy New Year

    A New Year is upon us, and while you’re making personal resolutions like to eat healthier and exercise more often, consider making some resolutions in regards to your home, too. The New Year offers a fresh start and is a great time to make positive changes in all aspects of your life. Not only should […]

    January 4, 2016

  • Keeping Your Home Safe over the Holidays

    The closer the holidays get, the more hectic our schedules tend to become. It seems like there’s a never-ending list of things to do, from shopping and wrapping presents to baking cookies and visiting friends or family. However, there’s one other task you also should add to your holiday checklist: making sure your home is […]

    November 24, 2015

  • Emergency Kits for the Home – What to Include?

    If you’re like most people, you probably think that a disaster won’t happen to your community. It can be difficult to think in terms of the worst-case scenario, but being prepared for an emergency situation is important to keep you and your family safe and healthy. If a disaster does strike, you want to make […]

    October 27, 2015

  • Halloween Safety Tips

    It’s time to break out the costumes, spooky decorations and get those pumpkins carved! Halloween is almost here, and it’s a time of year children of all ages (and even some adults!) look forward to. Some of the ways we celebrate Halloween today even mirror some of the ways it was celebrated in ancient times. […]

    September 25, 2015

  • Prepare Your Home for the Colder Months Ahead

    It seems like we were just welcoming the warm days summer brings by planting our gardens and sitting out in the sunshine on our front porches or patios. The summer months always fly by! Back to school time has already arrived, and Labor Day is considered the unofficial end of summer. This means it’s time […]

    August 28, 2015

  • Summer Storms and Homeowner’s Insurance: What’s Covered?

    Summer has fully kicked into high gear over these past couple months, and with the soaring temperatures, extreme weather is always possible. During a severe thunderstorm, high winds, hail, lightning or a torrential downpour can easily cause damage to your home or belongings. Unlike driving a car, in the state of Ohio homeowners are not […]

    August 2, 2015

  • Pool Safety Tips

    On a hot summer day, everyone looks forward to a refreshing dip in the backyard pool. However, it’s important to keep your family and friends safe to ensure that everyone has a fun experience. Accidental drownings in residential pools happen more often than you might think; according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention […]

    July 7, 2015