SNOW LOAD ALERT – PROTECT YOUR ROOF

In Business, Business Insurance, High Net Worth Insurance, Home Insurance, Must Read, Personal Insurance by Augusto RussellLeave a Comment

SNOW LOAD ALERT – PROTECT YOUR ROOF The unprecedented snow load on roofs in the Northeast in recent past has led to some building damage and collapse. According to reports from several localities, schools, churches, commercial and residential buildings, carports and awnings have been affected. As the next series of winter storms moves into the region, property owners and residents …

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Christmas Tree Safety

In Holidays, Home Insurance, Personal Insurance by Kristin GuglielmoLeave a Comment

If you haven’t already, you’ll be putting up your Christmas Tree very soon.  We want to make sure you properly care for your tree and avoid any potential fire risks associated with Christmas Trees. We found some valuable information from National Fire Protection Association that states, U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated annual average of 210 home structure fires that began with Christmas trees in …

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Insuring Personal Watercraft

In High Net Worth Insurance, Home Insurance, Personal Insurance, Watercraft Insurance by Amy GielLeave a Comment

Personal watercraft are not generally covered by homeowners or auto insurance, and where they are, the coverage limits can be fairly low. You may need to purchase a specifically designed policy in order to insure these vessels. The personal watercraft policy covers: Bodily injury Property damage Guest passenger liability Medical payments Theft Typical policies include deductibles of $250 for property damage, $500 …

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Keep Your Home Safe During Vacation

In High Net Worth Insurance, Home Insurance, Personal Insurance by Alena CroftLeave a Comment

Yes, it’s vacation time.  The warm weather is here, long holiday weekends and it’s time to take a few vacations this summer.  Burglars are also looking forward to you taking a vacation. Is your home an easy target for burglars? Research shows that if it takes more than four or five minutes to break into a home, the burglar will go elsewhere. …

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3 Main Ways Lightning Enters Homes & Buildings

In Business, Business Insurance, High Net Worth Insurance, Home Insurance, Personal Insurance by Kristin GuglielmoLeave a Comment

A house or other substantial building offers the best protection from lightning. In assessing the safety provided by a particular structure, it is more important to consider what happens if the structure gets struck by lightning, rather than whether the structure will be hit. For a shelter to provide protection from lightning, it must contain a mechanism for conducting the …

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Brush Up On Your Motorcycle Safety

In Car Insurance, Must Read, Personal Insurance, Recreational Vehicles by Jessica RamosLeave a Comment

It’s prime riding season, so we wanted to give you a reminder on some good safety points for experienced and new riders. Read these great tips Safeco. Be Prepared. Be Protected. You’re no kid and that’s no 10-speed. To stay safe, you need complete command of your motorcycle and the best safety gear you can get. Next time you’re heading for …

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Home Maintenance: Is Your Home Speaking To You?

In High Net Worth Insurance, Home Insurance, Personal Insurance by Jessica RamosLeave a Comment

Is your home giving you signs there are underlying issues that you need to address before they get worse.  Are you hearing strange sounds, getting funny odors or even some visual clues you might be ignoring? Pay attention to the early warning signs your home is giving you to help with diagnosing common home issues.  Here are a few clues and fixes …