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Tuesday, June 5, 2018Are you planning to build a garage onto your home? You may be thinking about the differences in an attached and detached garage.
It may be a good idea to speak to your home insurance agent about the difference. Various factors impact the cost related to each type of garage. You should know what to expect before you invest here. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 31, 2018To be a safe driver, you must ensure you're able to drive properly. Many people get behind the wheel when they are really too tired to drive. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports tired driver caused 846 fatal accidents occurred in 2014. They also note that 83,000 accidents occurred as a result of drowsy driving. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 29, 2018Your driving habits often impact how much you pay for auto insurance. The best way for car insurance agencies to know how safe of a driver you are is to use your driving record. Your state's department of motor vehicles collects this information. It includes any instance in which you break the law while behind the wheel. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 24, 2018Tesla unveiled a new type of roof shingle. The shingle integrates a solar panel into it. These are attractive and typical looking solar roof panels. They work to collect solar energy. They can work well to power your home. And, they are expensive.
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018When it comes to starting a business, you need to cover you, your employees, and your clients with business insurance. What if a customer slips on a wet floor and breaks a bone at your store? You are likely liable for paying their bills.
Accidents happen. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 17, 2018A fire can quickly destroy a home. Fires occur for many reasons. A spark in your electrical system can create a life-threatening and fast-moving fire. Your oven may catch on fire. Fires can also start in the garage where flammable liquids are common.
No matter what happens, having a fire extinguisher on hand is essential. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 15, 2018Many people like to give their dogs a ride in the car. Pets like it, too. However, dogs can be dangerous for many reasons. You do not want to have to file car insurance claims due to an accident related to your pet.
Does that mean you cannot take your pet for a ride? You do not have to give it up. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 10, 2018Sometimes mistakes happen when you get behind the wheel. It is not hard to back up into a pole. It is easy to turn too soon and damage the bumper on your car on the wall to the garage.
When something occurs, you might have coverage from your car insurance provider. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 8, 2018Starting a new business can be challenging. Even if you have a great idea or product, you may not have many customers right away. Money for marketing might be tight, too. Here are five free and low-cost ways to help you market your small business:
Network At Community Events
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Thursday, May 3, 2018Garage door damage can happen to many people. No matter why it happens, home insurance will usually only cover damage from unavoidable events. Take a closer look at your home insurance policy. Learn what you can expect from your insurer if you find your door damaged.
You Hit the Garage Door with Your Car
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