Fall Means Peak Hurricane Season For Virginia

in wind damage, homeowner tips, safety tips, homeowners insurance, flood insurance, flooding, Virginia, hurricane season, severe weather, coverage, car insurance, home maintenance, fall, home insurance, home inventory, local agent, weather, home, hurricane prep Aug 14, 2020

Peak hurricane season is at our doorstep, Virginia! August 15th to Nov 30 is when we see some of our most active weather in the tropics. September 10th statistically marks the height of Atlantic hurricane season. NOAA has just updated their forecast from above average normal tropical activity to an extremely active 2020 season. Experts are now predicting up to 19 to 25 named tropical storms for the Atlantic hurricane basin. Those numbers...

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Hurricane and Home Insurance Claim FAQS

in hurricane, wind damage, homeowners insurance, auto insurance, flooding, Virginia, hurricane season, severe weather, coverage, claim, local, home insurance, customer service, home inventory, roadside assistance, local agent, weather, home, hurricane prep, checklist, insurance claim, damage, emergency, Covid-19, coronavirus, home repair, home contractor, house Aug 4, 2020

Do you have a question about your insurance coverage or a claim related to hurricanes? While this article will provide some general answers to frequently asked questions, it's important to remember every policy is different based on individual choices for coverage. The best solutions will most likely come from your independent agent or a call with our team.  We want to encourage everyone to put your safety and your family's safety, above all....

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It's Insurance Awareness Day!

in homeowner tips, homeowners insurance, flood insurance, Virginia, coverage, home insurance, home inventory, local agent Jun 28, 2020

There's a day for everything now, right?! June 28th is National Insurance Awareness Day and we may a little bit bias, but this one is actually quite important. It was created to remind people to have an annual insurance check up. Life in Virginia happens and things change, and those changes can have a real impact on your home insurance and car insurance needs. You may be underinsured or you may even be able to save a little money. The key is...

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4 Simple Ways To Protect Home While You're On Vacation

in insider, homeowner tips, report a claim, homeowners insurance, Virginia, claim, home maintenance, home insurance, home inventory, travel, summer, vacation, burglary, damage Jun 22, 2020

Summer is here. There's no doubt COVID-19 has disrupted vacation plans for many. As Virginia slowly reopens and we find safe ways to resume normal activities, everyone could probably use a break away from home! You may be thinking about a local trip right here in the commonwealth. Whether you travel to Virginia’s gorgeous beaches, camp along the Blue Ridge, or visit family, the last thing you want is to worry about something happening to your...

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SAFE & SOUND: 3 Grilling Dangers That May Surprise You

in insider, safety tips, coverage, claim, fire prevention, home maintenance, home insurance, home fire, home inventory, grilling, cooking safety, cookout, Memorial Day May 21, 2020

May is National Barbecue Month, just in time for Memorial Day celebrations  across backyards in the Commonwealth while we continue to stay home during the COVID-19 crisis. It's an especially good time to avoid the emergency room, so let's remember to grill safely! You probably have a solid knowledge of basic safety practices if you’re the designated family griller. As most of us know, it’s important to keep kids and pets away from the old...

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