From the monthly archives: October 2014

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9 Tips For Handling Water Damage

Written by on 10/21/2014 6:15 PM . It has 1 Comments.

Picture this: You’re returning home from a wonderful weekend getaway and open the door to your home to find that your entire kitchen and living room are covered in water!... In the blink of an eye, all the joy and relaxation from the vacation vanishes and is instantly replaced with pure panic and frustration.  Don’t worry, should you ever find yourself in this situation, here are a few tips to help you assess the situation, mitigate the problem and restore everything back to normal… First and foremost, try to determine the source of the water and shut off the water valve. If possible, remove the standing water that you can see by sponging or blotting. Pick up and remove saturated rugs from floors. Stay out of rooms where ceilings are sagging from retained water. Place aluminum, saucers or blocks between furniture legs and wet carpet. Do not operate electrical appliances while in contact with wet flooring/surfaces. Do not leave fabrics, magazines, ...


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Renters Insurance For Less Than $15 Per Month?

Written by on 10/6/2014 5:45 PM . It has 0 Comments.

According to a recent study, 56% of millenials (adults ages 23-35) do not have renters insurance, despite more renters in this age group than ever before. Over 1,000 renters were polled and the survey found that three-quarters of them were unaware that the coverage was quite affordable. And a whopping 40% do not believe the coverage is a necessity, despite owning thousands of dollars worth of property. The study raises the question: If you’re a renter and don’t have renters insurance, what are you waiting for? Renters insurance covers your possessions against damage from things such as fire, smoke, lightning, vandalism, theft and water (but not flooding) - just to name but a few. It also extends beyond on-premise theft and hazards, covering property that is stolen from your car, or lost or damaged anywhere you happen to be. In addition to protecting your personal property, renters insurance also protects you in the event that you are responsible for injury or property damage to others. That me ...


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