Decorate Smartly to Avoid Holiday Catastrophes

Decorate Smartly to Avoid Holiday Catastrophes

One of the best parts of the holiday season is decorating your home and office with brightly-colored ornaments, twinkling holiday lights, and shimmering tinsel. You can even bring in evergreen trees to enliven a corner of the room and fill the air with an inviting...
Assessing Damages to Your Home After a Hailstorm

Assessing Damages to Your Home After a Hailstorm

Hail forms in strong thunderstorm clouds, especially when there are intense updrafts. When the updrafts carry raindrops into the upper cloud levels while the temperature is below freezing, small particles of ice form around an ice crystal, frozen raindrop, or a speck...
Protecting Property From Cold Weather

Protecting Property From Cold Weather

If you love winter sports such as skiing and snowboarding, you probably embrace snow with open arms. The disaster snow and ice can bring to your property, however, may dampen your enthusiasm for the elements. Snowy weather can cause a lot of problems at home if you’re...
Are You Prepared for a House Fire?

Are You Prepared for a House Fire?

Over 1 million house fires happen each year in the United States and account for over 3,000 deaths. In fact, four out of five deaths due to fires occur in homes. While this is a tragic statistic, many of these deaths would be preventable if fire safety equipment was...
Tips to Prepare Your Home for Natural Disasters

Tips to Prepare Your Home for Natural Disasters

Your home is one of the most important places on earth. Not only is it where you reside, but it’s also a place where you make memories. Beyond that, it’s a significant financial investment, so if a natural disaster hits your home, it can affect you and your family in...
Avoid Thanksgiving Day Hazards

Avoid Thanksgiving Day Hazards

The family is the center of the holiday season. If family members are coming to your house for Thanksgiving Day, you should take steps to make sure your home is prepared for a holiday gathering and any disasters that may occur. While many people don’t expect bad...