Archive for March 2015

When was the last time you thought about making a list of all of your belongings?

March 26, 2015

Weston Wolfe

Categories: Home Inventory

The 11 rules every homeowner needs to follow when creating a home inventory Take a complete inventory before disaster strikes A home inventory can simplify filing an insurance claim, help you secure a settlement and prove useful when verifying property loss for taxes. Imagine trying to list every possession you own, along with each item’s…
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The top 5 reasons to report a claim promptly

March 21, 2015

Weston Wolfe

Categories: Claims

Your insurance policy is merely a promise until you have a claim, but many people hesitate to report a claim to their insurer. Here are five reasons why you should promptly report a claim if you have an incident.   TO ASSURE THAT COVERAGE IS NOT AFFECTED  Coverage is contingent on prompt reporting. Your policy…
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Spring home maintenance to-do list

March 11, 2015

Weston Wolfe

Categories: Spring home maintenance checklist

  Are you ready for spring? From checking your sump pump to inspecting your smoke detectors, use this checklist to help prepare your home for spring. Inside Check your electrical outlets for potential fire hazards such as frayed wires or loose-fitting plugs. Make sure outlets, fuse boxes and extension cords are not overloaded. Move your multi-purpose fire…
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It’s house fire season: Here are the 8 most common fire hazards in the home

March 01, 2015

Weston Wolfe

Categories: House Fire Safety

Cold weather increases the risk of house fires across the country. A recent fire at a 16,000 square foot mansion on the waterfront in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, took the lives of six people including two grandparents and their four grandchildren. The cause of the fire, according to investigators, was a 16-foot tall Christmas tree…
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