Archive for the ‘home insurance’ Category
It’d be nice to think that getting a standard homeowners’ insurance would simply protect you from everything all in one policy, but the reality is very different. Additional policies will cost you extra, but also offer you extra protection. Since even minor repairs or replacements tend to rack up huge bills, this is a very good thing. One of the extra policies you’ll want to have in place living in Texas, which is important to understand properly, is wind insurance. Actually, depending upon what area you live in, you are required to have it. Read the rest of this entry »
It’s that time of year again – Hurricane season and in that comes preparation. With emergency evacuation, there seems to be not enough time to get all of the required supplies together. If you want to stop the panicked dashing around the house trying to prepare everyone to evacuate, get ahead of it by putting together a bug out bag! The good news is that it isn’t as hard as it may sound.
The essentials to include in your bug out bag
Insurance….it’s one of those things that you know you need, and in some places required to have, but maybe you’re a little hazy on what details you should know about the different kinds of policies within a category. Why not check one area off your list by taking the time to familiarize yourself with Recreational Vehicles (RV) & motor home insurance? It’s not as overwhelming as you think! Read the rest of this entry »
Buying something special for an important someone in your life is one of the best things about the holidays. After all, they’re an important person in your life who deserves something equally as important as a gift. When you’ve got a plan together, take some time to think about any official changes you’ll want to consider as well, such as additional insurance options. Read the rest of this entry »
Faster than any of us realize, the holiday season is coming. It’s a time of great joy, excitement and relaxation — hopefully. However, the holiday season also has the potential to bring more hazards into your life when it comes to safety and security for everyone and everything. Here are some of the key things to remember as the holidays creep up, and make sure that you prepare yourself or a safe, healthy and happy holiday season whether you’re at home or on the road. Read the rest of this entry »
It’s that time of year again. School buses are out checking their routes because school is about to be back in session. For some, it’s a standard process, but for those who are going away to college for the first time (or again after the summer break), it can be a mighty year filled with a lot of big changes that should get proper acknowledgement. From a change in environment to a shift in insurance, there is a lot to focus on with this new school season. Read the rest of this entry »
Protecting your home isn’t always about having an alarm system or a guard dog. Sometimes it’s about protecting it from the weather. Unfortunately, even the most aggressive guard dog can’t help. Insurance is where you are going to want to focus your attention, especially when it comes to Mother Nature.
When it comes to replacing your home after a flood, it’s common to think that traditional home owner’s insurance will cover it, but this is not the case. Flood insurance is a specialized kind of insurance on your home that will protect your home, by enabling you to repair it, if you get flood damage. Read the rest of this entry »
With spring right around the corner, the time is now to make sure that you are ready for it. Not only does this mean gardening and sunbathing and all of those incredible parts about pleasant weather, it also means the practical features. Including the often dreaded spring cleaning. The reality is, spring cleaning doesn’t have to be this massive thing, nor must it happen once a year or at this time, but it’s just a good idea to do. It’s just an excuse to help you focus on those important “must-dos” that just seem to slip under the radar during the winter. Read the rest of this entry »
While the holiday season is one that is often thought to be full of cheer and peace on earth, it can also be one of great stress and loss. With the holiday season comes, it brings a series of hazards along with it. The best way to make sure that your festive time of the year stays festive is to focus on understanding what those hazards can be! Read the rest of this entry »
To make the most out of your home, you should know how to properly take care of it. After all, the best cared-for home is going to offer its best care in return, right? To help you move in the right direction, here are some top ways to help you make sure that you keep up on your annual home maintenance in easy but productive ways that really will make a difference short- and long-term. Read the rest of this entry »