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Thursday, September 13, 2018 When you buy a home, especially the first time, your lender will often require a mortgage escrow account be established for your homeowners insurance and property taxes. For a more detailed explanation of how this works, you can read our article “What is a Mortgage Escrow account and how does it work? READ MORE >>
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 So you just received your home insurance renewal and noticed that your premium increased. Your first question is, naturally, "Why?" Honestly, there are many reasons why a home insurance premium increases. We've listed the most common ones below- chances are good you'll find the reason below. READ MORE >>
Thursday, June 8, 2017The Biggest Problem with Siding and Roofing Claims In the many home insurance claims we've seen over the years, roofing and siding claims cause the most frustration for policyholders. Why? Because when siding and/or roofing is damaged as the result of a covered claim, there is always the chance that the replacement siding/roofing will not match what's left. READ MORE >>
Thursday, June 1, 2017When it comes to home maintenance, we think about projects that we can see, such as lawn care/landscaping, new doors & windows and perhaps a new heating and cooling system. But do you ever think about the underground service lines that bring water to your house? Or electricity? READ MORE >>
Tuesday, November 15, 2016Are you considering renovating your home in the near future? Or maybe you just recently did some updates? If so, you might need to take a look at your home insurance! When you start your home insurance policy, your agent takes some basic information on the property. How many bedrooms? READ MORE >>
Monday, December 14, 2015Many homeowners use wood burning stoves to create a wonderful ambiance. Others use wood stoves as an economical source of heat. No matter what the reason for your choosing a wood stove, it is important to remember that even though a wood stove is a reminder of the good old days, it has some good old risks – the most important being fire. READ MORE >>