Safety on the Road: Let’s Talk Tires & What to Know

Be aware of your tires so you don't get stranded in a bad areaOther than the airbag, one of the more valuable parts of your car is the connection between the car and the road. In other words, your tires. Your tire health and protection is a key part of your road safety, though many don’t think about it until they are in need. Especially with all of the rain and construction that Houston, Texas has. Construction means less shoulders on the freeway and more debris in the road = more issues with tires.

If you’re curious to learn more about tire safety and what to do if you have a tire problem, read on for the essential details!

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Classic Car Insurance & What You Need to Know

Insure your classic cars and priceless gems to be sure they are fully protectedWhen you’ve put the time and effort into restoring a classic car, or you purchase one, you want to know that you are doing whatever you can to protect that investment. Car insurance and classic cars go together perfectly, but you’ll have to know what you need and how to understand how modern-day insurance relates to classic collectible cars.

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Smart Gadgets to Keep Your Home and Car Safe

Learn more about the smart gadgets that can make your life easierYou put a lot of time into making your car and home just right. So, you want to protect your investments as much as possible, right? One of the essential details to think about is gadgets and which ones can really help you with that goal. While they often can get a bad reputation, they can be a great choice for making safety a priority with a lot more convenience than you’d think!

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How and When to File an Insurance Claim

learn more about the how what why of insurance claims and the processWhile no one ever wants to HAVE to necessarily file an insurance claim, the need for it can certainly arise. So, here’s what you need to know about how and when to file an insurance claim with Farmers. Spoiler alert: it’s not going to be nearly as difficult as you’d think. 

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What Happens When Lightning Strikes Your Car?

be sure you know what to do should lightning strike your carLast month we wrote about lightning and your home and how to be safe.  This month we will talk about when lightning strikes and your car.

Lightning and thunder are common issues whenever a storm rolls up, and we know that happens pretty regularly in the Texas Gulf.  You may know how to protect yourself, which is great. But, do you know how to protect yourself when you are in your vehicle? And what about your vehicle itself — is it protected against lightning strikes? Here’s what you’ll want to know about what exactly happens when lightning strikes your car.

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What to Do If Your Auto Insurance Drops You

What to do if your car insurance policy is cancelledHave you received a letter in the mail lately notifying you that your auto insurance has dropped you?  If so, you might be a pretty big shock, or is it?!  It often feels as though it comes out of the left-field, leaving you scrambling to figure out what to do, and likely you saw it coming or not.  So let’s discuss some of the issues and tips to help support you, so you can recover as quickly as possible!  Because, as we all know, if you have a car, you are required to insure it in the State of Texas.

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Your Teen is Ready to Drive – Now What?

Driving, for a teen, is a new experience, use these tips to helpYour teen is officially ready to drive!  This is their most exciting birthday and most parents’ most terrifying birthday.  There are so many things that go along with your teen hitting the road for the first time.  Where do you even start when looking to teach those baby steps to them?

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How an Insurance App Can Improve your Insurance Understanding and Accessibility

Be sure you have your auto insurance on mobile app for ease and efficiencySmartphones are pretty incredible things, and their applications can be downright convenient, too.  Most of us use them for certain things, religiously, but many overlook a great potential for them in their day-to-day lives — like insurance!  Farmers has a great, user-friendly mobile app that can offer a lot of features and perks that will help you to get a much better quality of life when it comes to the insurance care you are searching for. Here’s what you want to know.

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