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!
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Keeping Your Home Cool During a Heat Wave Well, all winter long we prayed for warm weather. You’re either now enjoying that your wishes came true or hoping for some not-so-hot days. Here are some ways of keeping your home cool during a heat wave. Keep It Shut As you’re looking for ways to cool down your … Continue reading Keep your Home Cool!
Hi everyone hope you are staying warm! and safe! Below is some information on winter storms ! Winter storms caused an estimated $1 billion in insured losses in 2016, down from $3.5 billion in 2015, according to Munich Re. From 1996 to 2015 winter storms resulted in about $30 billion in insured catastrophe losses (in 2015 dollars), or about $1.5 billion a … Continue reading All you need to know about Winter Storms!