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Jun
10

The 101 on Washing the Exterior of Your Home

The 101 on Washing the Exterior of Your Home
Every day, we clean our home to avoid clutter, dirt, dust and pests. However, it is just as important to clean the exterior of your home. Clearly you do not need to clean the outside of your home every day, but it does deserve some TLC every now and again. Washing the exterior of your home annually can be a wise investment.   Why Should I Clean My Home? ​ 1. Keep your house looking its best- Over the year harsh weather conditions and seasonal changes can leave your home covered in dirt, gri...
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May
24

Summer Safety Tips

Memorial Day is the unofficial kickoff to summer! Time to get outdoors – whether you are swimming, grilling, or just spending time with family and friends. It's all fun and games, though, until someone gets injured. Children are often the most vulnerable. Over 3,000 children are injured as a result of outdoor BBQ grills and pool drownings continue to be a major problem. With some simple summer safety practices, you can sit back and enjoy the summer, worry-free.

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May
06

Do You Have a Home Inventory?

Close your eyes. Now, can you name everything in that room? What about the most valuable items? How about your entire house? Our guess is most likely not. If you have a home inventory, not being able to complete this exercise is not a problem. But, if you don't have a home inventory, imagine what would happen if a fire broke out and destroyed portions of your home. How would you be able to document and prove your loss of valuables and personal belongings to your home insurance company?  

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Jan
19

10 Ways to Get Discounts on Your Homeowners Insurance

We all love saving money! We're going to show you how to do just that with some discounts on your homeowners insurance! Your insurance provider might share a few of the discounts that you are eligible for, it is really up to you to figure if you qualify. To help make it faster and easier to get these savings, check out these 10 discounts that are most commonly offered by insurers. 

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