Understanding Your Insurance
Accidental water damage that occurs as a result of a sudden, unexpected occurrence like a burst pipe, is often covered by a homeowners insurance policy.
Owning a home can mean dealing with the unexpected. Knowing how the home insurance claim process works can help give you peace of mind.
Your insurance policies aren't something you can just set and forget. When circumstances in your life change, that may mean you’ve had an insurance qualifying event, which means your insurance may need a change, too.
Insurance coverage can be daunting, especially for renters who don't know that they need to protect their personal property. What is renters insurance and why do you need it?
Considering renting out your home or investing in a small residential property with a couple of apartments to generate extra income? Here's what you need to know about landlord insurance.
Granny flats, also known as ADUs, are home additions that can be insured a few ways. Learn more about protecting your granny flat with Travelers Insurance.
An HO6 insurance policy is a type of homeowners insurance for your condo or co-op. Learn more about what HO6 policies are and what they cover from Travelers.
Learn more about each type of insurance, why you would need it, what it can help cover, and when you might buy it.
It’s common to see an annual increase in your homeowners insurance premiums. Here’s what might be behind the increase of your homeowners insurance and what you can do to keep your homeowners insurance in check.
Create a home inventory checklist to keep track of your important possessions in order to help verify loss for insurance and taxes.
Learn about emergency evacuation planning and how to create an emergency evacuation plan for your family.
Wondering how to secure your home and prevent home break ins? Get tips on protecting your home from theft with simple security steps.
Whether preparing for a family dinner or a quick snack, practicing safe cooking behaviors can help keep you and your family safe.
While spring is a common time for many homeowners to spend some extra attention on upkeep and maintenance, autumn is just as critical a season for preparing your home to withstand the potentially harsh winter weather and temperature conditions that may await you.
Fireplace safety is very important to help prevent fires and injuries. Learn about fireplace maintenance and get fireplace safety information.
Using a generator for emergency power? Help keep your home safe with portable generator safety information.
Smart home technology offers ease and convenience, allowing you to do things like turn lights on and off automatically while you're on vacation or see who's at your front door while you're at work. But you may not know it also can help protect your home and reduce home insurance costs.
Creating an emergency preparedness kit can ready you for when disaster strikes. Use our emergency survival kit list to create yours.
Here are some tips to help you get your pool ready for the summer.
Knowing how to use a fire extinguisher can help keep you safe in a fire while you wait for help to arrive.
Pellet stoves are a great source of heat, but can be dangerous if not installed or used properly.
These snowbird home winterization tips can help prevent damage and theft at your property while you are away for the winter.
Routine sump pump maintenance at least once a year helps ensure the pump will work when you need it most.
What causes a gas grill to catch on fire? We'll take a look at three of the leading causes, and explore the science behind gas grill fires.
Knowing how to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning can help keep your family safe.
Tree maintenance and care can help prevent damage to your property caused by falling dead tree limbs.
Help protect the inside and outside of your home from winter weather damage.
Home automation technology is on the rise, and with it, a number of new security and safety concerns.
Installing smart lighting in your home is more than just smart. It’s easy, too. Watch our how-to video to find out more.
No house sitter? Smart tech can help keep your house safer. See how the CNET Smart Home® helped this man
control all of his smart home security tech with one simple command.
Learn how to prevent costly water damage and protect your home and valuables with these four smart home water detection systems that help avoid leaks.
Setting up an indoor security camera can be so much easier than you think. Join us at the CNET Smart Home® and see the simple steps for installation.
Are you enjoying the convenience of a virtual assistant, smart appliance, smart home security, or smart lighting? Here are some steps you can take to make it harder for your smart home to be hacked.
Considering buying a smart thermostat for your home? Learn how smart thermostats work, and get tips for operating a smart home thermostat.
Join us at the CNET Smart Home® to see how you can easily add motion alerts, smart locks and water sensors to keep both your child, and your home, safer.