Prepare & Prevent
Knowing the causes of home water damage and signs of a problem can help prevent long-term issues.
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.
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.
Create a home inventory checklist to keep track of your important possessions in order to help verify loss for insurance and taxes.
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.
Learn about emergency evacuation planning and how to create an emergency evacuation plan for your family.
Using a generator for emergency power? Help keep your home safe with portable generator safety information.
Do you know the top dangers to your house? This interactive can help identify common risks in your area.
Creating an emergency preparedness kit can ready you for when disaster strikes. Use our emergency survival kit list to create yours.