Archives for April 2015

Importance of Having an Up to Date Home Inventory

Creating Your Home Inventory Coming home to find that your house has been burglarized, no matter if you are a home owner or a renter, can be one of the scariest and most stressful situations that you can walk into. Along with securing your house, you will also have to make a claim to your homeowners insurance agency to start getting reimbursed for the items that went missing. However, would you be able to tell your insurance company exactly what was stolen? Creating a home inventory can help Read More

Green Spring Cleaning Tips

Cleaning Recipes Without Harsh Chemicals There is no better way to start off the spring season than taking the time to clean your house from top to bottom. Not only will it help to make your house shine, but it can also help reduce any spring allergies that you have. If the smell of harsh cleaning chemicals irritates your allergies, keep these green spring cleaning recipes in mind to help get your house looking its best. Bathroom tile and countertops – mix 2 parts vinegar and 1 part Read More

Dangers of Clothes Dryers

Reducing Your Risk of a Dryer Fire When you throw a load of clothes into your dryer, you probably do not even consider the safety risks of drying your clothes. If you have not cleaned out your dryer lint screen in a while, your home is at serious risk of catching on fire while your clothes are tumbling around. Over 15,000 fires are started each year due to clothes dryers according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. While newer washing machines and dryers have updated safety Read More

Do You Still Need Collision Coverage?

When Dropping Your Collision Coverage Makes Sense When you buy a brand new car, investing in collision coverage should be an easy decision, since it will protect your new car from damage that is done outside of an accident. However, as your car ages and you put more miles on it, collision coverage may not make as much sense. When deciding when it is time to drop your collision coverage, keep these simple steps in mind. Take a look at your auto insurance policy, and figure out just how Read More