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!
With all of the up and down temperatures recently, this comes with the consequences of pipes thawing, then freezing. Along with all of the windstorms and hail, these seem to be some of the most popular insurance claims around this time of year. Weather incidents account for more than half of all homeowners insurance … Continue reading Record High’s in Temperatures, how does this affect your home?
Climate change is altering weather patterns and causing an increase in the intensity and frequency of adverse weather conditions. Weather conditions such as flooding, hail and drought can affect a policy holder’s insurable assets. Climate change therefore creates risks to both movable and immovable property and one of the issues for insurers is how to … Continue reading The Effects of Climate Change
The frigid temperatures and heavy snowfall in cold-weather states, along with wind and hail storms in other areas, can cause damage to homes, and in many instances result in homeowners needing to file an insurance claim. Recently analyzed homeowner claims data from the last five full winters (December to March) and conducted an online … Continue reading Top Property Insurance Claims That Occur in the Winter
BY:Emmet Pierce The exercise equipment gathering dust in Americans’ bedrooms and basements is a familiar sign of the way New Year’s resolutions often are quickly abandoned. But a few resolutions you’ll not only want to make but also stick with involve being more prudent about insurance. That means spending wisely and getting the coverage … Continue reading Smart insurance New Year’s resolutions !
Holiday Safety Tips Candles, lights and decorations are an essential part of the holiday season. Unfortunately, they also increase the risk of fire and injury. Each year fires occurring during the holiday season injure nearly 3,000 individuals and cause over $900 million in damage.* To have a safe and healthy holiday season, the Insurance Information … Continue reading Holiday Safety Tips!
With Thanksgiving just hours away, our staff members are preparing for a wonderful holiday with their families and friends, just like you. As experts in evaluating risk, though, every member of our team understands that this wonderful holiday must also be treated with caution. This is because Thanksgiving can be just as stressful and even … Continue reading 10 Safety Tips to help protect you this Thanksgiving!
Tips For Winter! Just because we’ve had record high temperatures in the past several years and general worrisome warming trend doesn’t mean that winters are going to get any easier in the Northeast. Now that cold weather is upon us, get your home buttoned up and ready for it with our expert hands-on game … Continue reading Tips For Winter
By Caterina Pontoriero Halloween is a scary holiday, but even the goriest costumes or darkest haunted houses aren’t as scary as the risks insureds need to protect themselves against, such as fire, distracted driving, vandalism and theft. According to claims data from New York City-based Travelers Cos., on average there are 24 percent more … Continue reading 7 ways to prevent Halloween-related claims