6 Important Signs You Need A New Roof
Unsure if you need a new roof? It can be hard to know, especially if you’re not a roofing professional. To help, we’ve put together six no-fail signs you need a new roof. And remember, proactive, regular maintenance can help you avoid major issues down the road. Sign #1: Light...
The Ultimate Summer Home Maintenance Schedule
With warmer weather here, you’re probably ready to take a break and enjoy the outdoors. But first, have you prepped your home, so you can relax and enjoy a safe summer? Summertime is the perfect time to keep up with your home maintenance schedule. We’ve put together a summer home...
Hail Damage to Roofs, Cars and What Insurance Covers
Nearly every state in the U.S. has hailstorms. In fact, according to the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Severe Storms database, there were 4,611 major hailstorms in 2020.1 And if you live in Texas, Colorado, Nebraska or Wyoming, you probably see hail frequently. But do you know how to handle...
The Ultimate First-Time Homebuyer Checklist
In your spare time, you browse real estate listings and home design blogs. You’ve even driven through neighborhoods, scoping out “for sale” signs. You may find yourself asking, “Am I ready for home ownership?” This first-time homebuyer checklist can help you find out. It outlines what you need to do...
Does Working From Home Impact Your Homeowners Insurance?
If your day-to-day workspace looks a lot different than it did in the past, you’re hardly alone. As of June 2020, 42% of the U.S. labor force was working from home full-time.1 And according to consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, 83% of people want to continue to work from home at least...
Buying a Second Home the Right Way
Considering buying a second home? You’re certainly not alone. In October 2020, the demand for second homes was 100% greater than the prior year. In fact, right now, second homes and investment homes are in higher demand than primary residences.1 It’s easy to see why. Vacation homes can help families...
When the Unexpected Happens, Does Your Home Insurance Have You Covered?
Your house is your sanctuary, and home insurance can help keep it that way – as long as you have the right coverage. Test your knowledge of which scenarios are covered by your standard home policy.
What Is Home Insurance Liability Coverage?
Accidents can be costly. Fortunately, liability coverage in your home insurance helps protect you and family members who reside in the home.
Jargon, Busted: Perils
Discover the importance of the term perils and its meaning in your home insurance policy.
Jargon, Busted: Dwelling Coverage
Understand dwelling coverage and its meaning in your home insurance policy.