Maintaining a Safe and Insurable Home

Maintaining a Safe and Insurable Home

A safe and welcoming home needs protection from fire, water damage, pests and intruders. Guarding against lawsuits from someone injured in your home is critical. Many accidents can avoided with proper maintenance and simple, common-sense precautionary measures....
Maintaining a Safe and Insurable Home

Window Safety

Upper-story windows should be high enough to keep children from falling out, but easily accessed for exit and emergency rescue. Windows must keep children safely inside but allow escape in case of a fire. It’s important to review window openings, access, screens and...
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Holiday Fire Safety

In addition to the holidays themselves, many people choose to celebrate the season by deco-rating their homes with electric lights, candles, banners, and wreaths. The Christmas tree is among the most popular of these decorations. The Bureau of the Census estimates...