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Common causes of electrical fires in the home. Thousands of fires destroyed homes and property each year. Most homeowners work actively to prevent fires by blowing out candles when they leave a room and tending to the cooker when it is on. However, electrical fires continue...

Avoid costly homeowners insurance claims with a few home maintenance tasks. You may only associate home maintenance with spring, alongside deep cleaning. However, all homeowners will understand that maintaining a property is no small fete. Preparing your home for the cooler months ahead is just as...

September is national baby safety month. Strap your child into the car safely. As a parent, you do everything to protect your child. From locking away harsh chemicals to buying soft toys, their safety is your priority. Since September is nationally observed as Baby Safety Month...

Ways to up your intake of water every day.   Everyone knows we should drink more water – but how many of us are actually doing it? We should be drinking around 8 8-ounce glasses of water every day, and even more if we exercise and...

Does insurance cover wear-and-tear?  Insurance is intended to cover many potential losses that you would not normally expect to pay for, including events that are sudden and accidental. However, when it comes to your vehicle, there are certain items that will eventually have to be replaced...

Set your college kid up with quality insurance.   Parents – you’ve probably already bought electronics, dorm furniture, and numerous textbooks for your kid’s new living space at college. Although you may think you have all the essentials covered, there is one big topic you may...

Reduce dust in your home. Dust can be found anywhere in your home. Finding an efficient way to eliminate dust can be a challenging task that many homeowners face. How do you get rid of something that keeps coming back? Fortunately, there are many solutions...

Can You Drive and Drive a Boat?  When it comes to drinking while driving, we all know that it is wrong. However, when it comes to summertime fun, some people have questions about drinking safety while boating. Here’s what you should know before you pick up...

Stress-reduction tips for Mental Health Awareness Month. May is Mental Health Month, a public health and awareness campaign to highlight the importance of mental wellness. During this time, communities, healthcare professionals, business, and individuals encourage others to learn about mental health and do so themselves....

Why you need to get renters insurance. If you’re a renter, you may not think you need insurance at all – after all, your landlord already has insurance on the building, right? You may not realize that your landlord’s policy doesn’t cover any of your...