The Importance of Flood Insurance

You already have the basic insurance coverages on your home, including dwelling and contents. Now, it’s up to you to decide what other coverages you should add to your policy. Should you opt for earthquake protection? Sewer ...

Creating a Home Maintenance Schedule

Just like your car or your own body, your house needs regular care to keep its condition in top shape. To help you make this a habit, here’s a helpful summary of the most common maintenance tasks every house requires. Use this ...

How to Budget for Your First Home

Homeownership is an exciting achievement, but it’s also a huge responsibility. Entering into home-ownership when you’re ready is more important than doing so right away. Starting off on the right foot can positively impact ...

What Are Homeowner’s Insurance Tiers?

Not all home insurance coverages are identical. The type of coverage you have on your home can vary based on the category of property you own and the aspects that the policy covers. It’s important for you to know now that you ...

How to Make DIY Cleaning Solutions

In the last year or so, many of us have increased our cleaning habits at home. If you’re looking for a more natural way of doing so, consider some of these DIY solutions that you can whip up in no time. All-purpose An all-purpose ...

Do Ice and Snow Damage Your House?

Shoveling snow and salting sidewalks are chores synonymous with winter. But sidewalks aren’t the only aspects of your home that can be affected by winter weather. Here is a closer look at how ice and snow damage your house. Stress ...

5 Tips for Decorating Your Guest Room

One of the joys of being a homeowner is being able to host friends and family overnight or for a longer visit. Make their visit one they’ll cherish — and look forward to again in the future — by sprucing up your guest’s ...

Consider Peace of Mind with Valuable Items Insurance

Do you own any jewelry, antiques or other valuables? If so, you may need to purchase additional insurance for these items, as their full value may not be covered by your regular policies.  To help you determine whether extra ...

Planning for a Home Down Payment

Buying a home is a milestone worth celebrating, but it takes planning and preparation before signing the closing documents to ensure the purchase doesn’t become more of a burden than a blessing. Proper planning involves determining ...

Weekend Home Projects to Spruce Up Your Home

As a homeowner, you know better than anyone that home improvement is an ongoing process. Between big projects like new roofs and remodels, you can take steps to rejuvenate your living space with projects that don’t take too ...