Protecting Your Home Through The Seasons

Blazing sun, sub-zero temperatures, or any extreme weather conditions can wreak havoc on your home. Seasonal maintenance can go a long way toward preserving the condition of your home. The following are home maintenance checklists for winter, spring, summer, and fall. Winter Home Maintenance Vacuum HVAC registers to remove dust and debris. Flush out water heater to remove built-up sediment. Clean refrigerator coils. Check caulking... Read Article

Do I Need Flood Insurance?

You might think you don’t need flood insurance if you live in an area that is considered “high and dry.” Although some areas are more susceptible to flooding than others, flooding can occur anywhere. With heavy rains, spring thaws, or rapid accumulation of rain after a wildfire, flooding can occur in places that are not generally considered at risk. How Does Flood Insurance Differ from... Read Article

The Difference Between Homeowners Insurance and a Home Warranty

Owning a home means a lot of responsibility – when something goes wrong, you are on the hook for repairs. If you have a new home, you may also have a home warranty – but what a warranty covers and what homeowners insurance covers are two very different things.  Home Warranty Coverage  According to the Federal Trade Commission’s […] The post The Difference Between Homeowners Insurance and a... Read Article

Three Home Improvements that Could Lower Your Insurance Premium 

A Florida home can be the most significant purchase you will ever make. The insurance you carry on your home can have a major impact on how you withstand a weather catastrophe or burst pipe. Is your home adequately protected?  For comprehensive homeowners insurance that provides superior coverage for your belongings and your home, premiums can be substantial. This is especially true in the state […] The post Three Home Improvements that Could Lower Your... Read Article

Florida Lightning Safety Week

June 23-30 is Florida Lightning Safety Awareness Week. Here is some great information from the National Weather Service about lightning and safety. Lightning: What You Need to Know NO PLACE outside is safe when thunderstorms are in the area!! If you hear thunder, lightning is close enough to strike you. When you hear thunder, immediately move to safe shelter: a substantial building with electricity or plumbing or an... Read Article