After getting a brief taste of cool autumn temperatures during the first few days of October, New Jersey has been stuck in a warming trend that has made it feel more like late summer the past few days. Thanks to warm air flowing in from the southwest, much of the state was 10 to 15 degrees … Continue reading Ready for autumn weather to arrive in N.J.? Keep waiting
Beware of the repair people who come to your door offering to repair your roof or replace your windshield. Don’t ever pay for repairs upfront and don’t sign an AOB (Assignment of Benefits) form to get repair work started. These are some of the tips from consumer protection advocates, who are warning … Continue reading Knock, knock. Who’s there? It could be a hurricane insurance scam waiting to happen
How Hurricane Harvey Could Cause Long-Term Devastation The record floods predicted as the storm stalls on the Texas coast might wreck the federal flood-insurance program, and cause financial ruin for insured and uninsured homeowners alike. Beyond the Category-4, 130-mph winds, the devastating eye wall, and the storm surge hundreds of miles wide, the most destructive … Continue reading How Hurricane Harvey Could Cause Long-Term Devastation
Did you know that if a fire starts in your home you may have as little as two minutes to escape? During a fire, early warning from a working smoke alarm plus a fire escape plan that has been practiced regularly can save lives. Learn what else to do to keep your loved ones safe! Top Tips … Continue reading Fire Precautions !
Summer’s here, and with it will come rising electric bills as you fight to keep your home cool and take refuge from the sweltering heat. Luckily, there are many ways to fight astronomical air conditioning costs — here are 11. 1. Upgrade your windows If your home has old windows, they might not be energy efficient. … Continue reading 11 easy ways to lower your air conditioning bill this summer
We would like to congratulate Kevin Kaufmann, President at Property Adjustment Corporation on his recognition this past week for being Rotarian of the Year! This award is given to individuals who go above and beyond in providing humanitarian services in our community, while still being a professional leader and bringing business together. … Continue reading Kevin Kaufmann- President of Property Adjustment Corporation named Rotarian of the Year!
Stay cool with summer heat safety tips Summer is the season we all look forward to – cookouts, swimming pools, playing sports or just hanging out on the back deck. But summer sun can also get a little sweltering sometimes. Extreme heat − or 5 straight days of temperatures 9 degrees above normal − can … Continue reading Heat Safety Tips!
Significant Rainfall is to be expected Friday and Saturday night! Preparing for a weather emergency Protect Your Property To ensure your property is protected! Install storm shutters in wind-prone areas. Secure or store outdoor furniture and loose items. Trim tree branches that are close to the structure; remove dead trees or limbs. Reinforce garage doors. … Continue reading Inclement Weather Advisory!
Spring Safety Tips for your Home! When you do your spring cleaning, dispose of those old cans of paint and thinners and accumulated newspapers and magazines. Check local newspapers for times and locations to drop off household hazardous materials. When you clean windows check them for ease of opening as you may … Continue reading Spring Safety Tips!
Listen to President Kevin Kaufmann, S.P.P.A. “Ask the Experts” Ask the Experts 4/22/17 1 Hour Episode