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...
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.
Ice Dams: Causes and How to Prevent Them
Ice dams can be a real issue in the winter months. Learn what these potential roof hazards are and how you can prevent them from damaging your home.
Home Fire Safety Checklist
Follow these fire prevention steps, along with insights from Daniel Gorham, a research engineer at the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety, to help protect your home.
Winter Weatherproofing Checklist
Check these tasks off your list to winterize your home. They’ll help you stay warm, save money and reduce the likelihood of costly damages. The winter season’s wind, snow and ice can wreak havoc on your home without the right precautions. Plus, winterizing your house can help you save money...
What You Should Know About Hurricane Preparedness
Before and after a hurricane, there are ways you can help protect your family and your home. Learn what you should know before a storm hits. Hurricanes can lead to destruction and devastation, but there are many ways you can help protect yourself and prevent damage to your home. Amica’s Storm...
Added Protection: Home Insurance Options
Consider this roundup of home policy endorsements to meet your unique needs. When it comes to protecting your property, you may want to look beyond the basics. In addition to the general coverage included in your standard home insurance policy, there are other options to help meet specific needs you...
Fall Home Maintenance Checklist
These tips will help you get your home ready for the colder months ahead. Autumn is the perfect time to give your home a little TLC before winter sets in. This checklist will help you prepare for fall inside and out. 1. Clear Gutters and Downspouts Gutters and downspouts accumulate leaves...