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Protect Your Home From Winter Extremes

As the mercury dips dramatically throughout the New England winter, we count on our homes to protect us against storms and freezing temperatures. Periods of severe and sustained cold, snowstorms, melting and freezing can combine to cause considerable damage. Here are a few steps to protect your home, so that it can continue to safeguard…

Holiday Safety Tips

Holiday Safety Tips

The holidays are upon us and for many people this time of year includes sprucing up the home with festive decorations, using the fireplace more frequently, running constant errands, and shopping for gifts. With these activities we are exposed to a variety of risks both inside and outside of the home. No matter what your holiday plans entail, here are some tips and preventative measures to help you, your loved ones, home and belongings stay safe and protected this season.

Protect Your Home From Mold

Protect Your Home From Mold

When it comes to keeping your home mold-free, a strong offense is definitely your best defense. Mold, like rot and insect infestation, is generally not covered by a homeowners insurance policy. If, however, mold is the direct result of a covered peril such as a burst pipe, there could be coverage for the cost of eliminating the mold.