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9 January 2020 0 Comments Category: Article Archives, Home Insurance

Which Claims Make Home Insurance Rates Increase the Most?

Are there home insurance claims that increase rates more than others?   Insurance rates are based on a number of risks, but there are some factors that affect a policyholder’s insurance more than others, such as filing claims. Believe it or not, but filing claims will raise rates more than any other factor – besides poor credit. To help you understand which claims put your premium at risk of increase, read on.   Fire claim: Average Price Increase: $273 Average % Increase: 20%   Liability claim: Average Price Increase: $260 […]
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5 December 2019 0 Comments Category: Article Archives, Business Insurance, Home Insurance

Hosting a Holiday Party? Have You Reviewed Your Insurance?

Review your insurance before the holiday parties begin.   With Thanksgiving in our rear view mirror, we enter the season of holiday parties. If you are planning to host parties at your home or business this festive season, it’s time to think about reviewing your insurance policies. Many homeowners and business owners forget to check their insurance around this time of year, but you’ll be thankful that you did should anything happen on the night. Insurance Whether you’re a homeowner inviting guests over or a business owner hosting the party […]
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24 October 2019 0 Comments Category: Article Archives, Home Insurance

Is Your Home Ready for Halloween? Prepare with These Tips

Avoid tricks this Halloween by preparing your home beforehand.  Halloween is almost here, and if you’re anything like us, you’ll want to start getting ready as soon as possible. While you may think that this means planning costumes and getting the candy ready, it’s also important to remember to prepare your home. Whether you’re hosting a costume party or waiting for trick-or-treaters to come knocking, take a look at these Halloween safety tips. Decorating your yard before Halloween Be aware of tripping hazards. Avoid placing any decorations in the middle […]
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16 May 2019 0 Comments Category: Article Archives, Home Insurance

What You Should Know About Solar Panels and Home Insurance Coverage

Solar panels and your home insurance policy.  Adding solar panels is a big home investment, but it is also eco-friendly and can save you plenty in utility bills over the years. It is a big decision to make and it is wise to know if these expensive solar panels will be covered by home insurance. Residential solar energy installations are typically covered as part of a home insurance policy. That means that, in many cases, covering your solar panels under your home insurance will not create the need for a […]
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Do You Have Enough Home Liability Insurance?

10 January 2019 0 Comments Category: Article Archives, Home Insurance

Do You Have Enough Home Liability Insurance?

Does Your Home Insurance Provide You With Enough Liability Coverage? Do you know how much liability coverage you have in your homeowners insurance in Glendale, CA? Many people don’t have nearly the amount they need, and only find out when it’s too late. Your current liability limits could be far from enough to protect you and your family from financial disaster if an accident happens. This is a litigious society, and judgments are normally in the hundreds of thousands of dollars. With that in mind, you may consider re-evaluating your […]
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Top Tips for Shopping Online Safety This Season

11 December 2018 0 Comments Category: Article Archives, Home Insurance

Top Tips for Shopping Online Safety This Season

Online Shopping Safety Tips There’s nothing quite like getting all of your holiday shopping done from the comfort of your sofa. These days, retailers offer online exclusive products and discounts that are often too good to miss. However, if you’re going to be getting your holiday gifts online, it’s a good idea to keep safety in mind. To prevent getting scammed this season, make sure you check out online shopping tips before you checkout. Shop from secure websites online Make sure you only shop from websites with URLs that begin […]
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Fall Maintenance Tasks to Prevent Insurance Claims

20 September 2018 0 Comments Category: Article Archives, Home Insurance

Fall Maintenance Tasks to Prevent Insurance Claims

Prepare Your Home for Fall with These Tips  Ah, fall. It’s that time of year again when pumpkin spiced lattes fill the air and the temperatures start to drop. During this time, it’s ideal for homeowners to prepare their properties for the cooler months ahead properly. Not only do these few fall home maintenance tips help you to avoid paying for major repairs, but it can reduce the number of claims you file on your homeowners insurance in Glendale, CA. Take care of these important tasks to ensure your home […]
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Home Maintenance Tasks to Stay on Top Of

19 July 2018 0 Comments Category: Article Archives, Home Insurance

Home Maintenance Tasks to Stay on Top Of

Essential Home Maintenance To-Dos  As a homeowner, it’s likely that you have a home maintenance schedule that changes with every season. While you may know to inspect the roof before winter and deep clean the house during spring, there are some essential home maintenance tasks that are often overlooked.  To keep your home in tip-top shape, condition, and safety, check out these tasks to add to your list year-round. Plumbing: If you want the plumbing system to stay in good working order be sure to take care of these things: […]
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How to Protect Your Home While You’re on Vacation

7 June 2018 0 Comments Category: Article Archives, Home Insurance

How to Protect Your Home While You’re on Vacation

Keep Your Home Safe and Secure While You’re Away It’s time to get ready for your summer vacations. As you book your hotel and download your boarding pass, don’t forget about protecting your home. When you’re away on vacation, your risk of a home burglary increases. From asking for help to securing homeowners insurance, here are some safety tips to protect your home while you’re out of town. Keep Your Place Well-Lit A dark home is an indication to burglars that no one is home. Leaving lights on is an […]
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Eco-Friendly Tips to Adopt in the Home for Earth Day

19 April 2018 0 Comments Category: Article Archives, Home Insurance

Eco-Friendly Tips to Adopt in the Home for Earth Day

Pledges to Make for Earth Day With Earth Day just around the corner (April 22nd), now is the perfect time to reassess our habits and look for easy to be more eco-friendly in the home. Mother Nature has always been kind to us by giving us a planet to live on. However, we haven’t always returned the favor. We are currently killing out endangered species, using up her precious resources, and polluting her waters and air. To benefit the planet (and, in some cases, your wallet), check out these tips […]
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