Keeping our homes safe and claims free this holiday season!

2020-12-14T15:16:56-04:00

As the holidays swiftly approach and we begin welcoming family and friends to our home for small gatherings (according to state and local Covid-19 safety guidelines) it’s important we take appropriate care of our homes. Many of us are finding time together with loved ones and friends outdoors on decks, patios and driveways to do

Winter Preparation | Homeowner Tips ☃️

2020-10-06T09:16:47-04:00

  With the winter months looming it is a great time to start preparing homes for the cold months that lie ahead!  Implementing these suggestions can not only help avoid common winter related home insurance claims but more importantly keep your family safer during the winter season! Winterize your pipes.  Foam pipe sleeves or heating

Standard home insurance policy does not cover flood 🏊

2020-12-01T17:49:42-04:00

  Flood zones appear in several non-coastal locations and are based on a number of factors. A common misconception among homeowners and renters is that their homeowner or tenant policy covers damages as a result of flooding.  Many think flood insurance is only required when you live along a coast line or next to a

Real Estate Market Checklist for Quick Closings

2020-03-25T12:07:28-04:00Tags: |

Spring Real Estate Market Checklist for Quick Closings! With the Spring Real Estate Market in full swing it’s important for buyers to have a check list of everything they need to ensure a smooth and ‘on-time’ closing! Along with mortgage approval, closing costs and pre-paid expenses it is important to get your homeowner’s insurance in

Understanding the $12 annual fee.

2019-03-11T13:24:34-04:00

Connecticut Homeowner mandates – understanding the $12 annual fee. Recent media reports have highlighted the additional charges being added to Connecticut homeowners starting in 2019.   The Connecticut Substitute House Bill No. 5209 requires insurance companies, beginning on January 1, 2019, to impose an annual surcharge of $12.00 on Connecticut homeowner, dwelling fire & renter’s insurance

4 Things To Remember When Renewing Your Home Contents And Home Buildings Insurance

2019-11-18T12:17:12-04:00

Each year when our renewal notices come through the post for our home contents insurance and/or home buildings insurance, most of us automatically sign the form and send it back to the insurance company – after all, we already know how much the premiums are going to be. Big financial mistake, and here

Christmas Light Safety + Top 8 Tree Fires

2017-11-30T17:48:35-04:00

Christmas Light Safety Top 8 Christmas Tree Fires   Christmas Light Safety + Top 8 Tree Fires   Being prepared will help prevent avoidable claims! I am always impressed by the creativity and effort of people who decorate their homes around Christmas time.   If you are one of the many who