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Fire Damage Planning for Your Business

When you own a business, it becomes your livelihood and your greatest asset. Therefore, it is important to protect your investment with all the proper precautions, especially when it comes to fire. A raging fire can not only destroy your entire building and equipment, causing tens of thousands of dollars in damage, but it can […]

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Understanding your homeowners insurance policy

Understanding Homeowner’s Insurance

Your home is your greatest investment, a place to call your own, and like any significant investment, you want to protect it. Rather than lying in bed at night worrying yourself with questions like, “What if our home went up in flames? What if someone broke in and took our valuables? What if a car […]

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Avoid a kitchen fire and damage with these safety tips

Safe Cooking: Preventing Kitchen Fires and Injuries

Basic cooking abilities are a necessary life skill, but unless you are a professional chef or a seasoned cook, you might not realize that home cooking comes with some risks. In fact, cooking is the leading cause of home fires because oils, high temperatures, and open flames are a recipe for disaster without proper precautions […]

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Home Improvement Tips: Safety

Do-It-Yourself Safety: Home Improvement Project’s Do’s and Don’ts

Whether you just bought a home, are preparing to sell a home or want to upgrade the features of your current home, tackling home improvement projects on your own is a great way to build up your skills and save some money! However, it is important to go into each project well-prepared in order to […]

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How do I prevent pipes bursting in the winter?

Snow in the winter can make things feel cozy and is pretty to see. However, winter brings freezing weather and even though we seek out our own warmth through layered clothing and firewood for the fireplace, it’s easy to forget that the structure and piping system of our home may be at risk. How do pipes […]

Prevent Water Damage, Maintenance of Flat Roofs

A flat roof can add a beautiful, sleek element to your home. This attractive style of roof will hold its value but only as long as you are willing to put in the necessary maintenance. It is essential to keep a regular maintenance schedule on a flat roof to ensure that it can withstand any […]

Thanksgiving fire safety

Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday as it reminds us to be thankful for what we have. When people think about Thanksgiving, their first thought is often about the feast. The turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, stuffing and pies are all dishes that make this holiday a delicious one. Family and friends gather to enjoy fellowship through […]

Tips for preventing home fire hazards during the holiday season

The holidays are headed our way, and many would agree that it’s often one of the best times of the year. It’s also when people rummage through their garage, basement, or attic for all the decorations – the lights, the tree, the candles, the festive home décor full of all those cheerful colors. Many homes […]

How do I know if I have a mold problem?

Mold can be a homeowners biggest fear and an even worse enemy. Not only is mold dangerous to our health but it’s sneaky and can go undetected for long periods of time; giving it plenty of opportunities to grow and multiply. Mold spores become airborne and can contaminate the air you breathe and even the […]

Tips for Removing the Smell of Smoke from a House

The smell of day old clothing after sitting beside a campfire all night with friends or rising odors from burnt food in the oven doesn’t even come close to the pungent odor of cigarette smoke embedded deep within the structure of a home. Cigarette smoke has more to it than just a foul odor, it […]