Do You Have Severe Weather Claim Questions?

in hurricane, wind damage, homeowner tips, safety tips, driving, report a claim, homeowners insurance, flood insurance, flooding, Virginia, tornado, hurricane season, severe weather, coverage, claim, car insurance Mar 27, 2021

If you have been affected by the recent severe weather, your safety is the most important thing. Put the first aid of your family and neighbors first, property second. Be very careful around any storm damage, downed power lines, and contact emergency officials and your utility company right away if needed.

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If You Only Clean One Thing in Your Home This Spring, Make It This

in insider, homeowner tips, safety tips, homeowners insurance, Virginia, spring, diy, fire prevention, cleaning, home maintenance, stay at home, home safety tips, Dryer maintenance Mar 24, 2021

It’s usually one of those things you try to pump yourself up for by thinking about how great you feel when it’s done. But this past year we've had a lot of extra time at home. Chances are you've cleaned more this past year than you have in your entire life. If you think you've exhausted things to clean, we have one that needs to be a priority this spring. 

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Driving at Night Safety Tips

in insider, safety tips, driving, auto insurance, Virginia, crash, accident, roadside assistance, travel, road trip, car, car maintenance, driving safety, how-to, emergency, service, cell phone Mar 11, 2021

When I was a college student, I was traveling home on a rural road late at night when I noticed I was quickly approaching a very slow-moving car. It seemed to be lost or having mechanical issues. I slowed down, but before I knew what happened, the other car came to a screeching stop and I rear-ended it. I was shaken up but relieved it was only a fender bender. Then the doors opened, two men got out, talked briefly, and then headed towards my...

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Virginia Winter Storm Survival Guide

in insider, homeowner tips, snow, ice, safety tips, carbon monoxide, driving, report a claim, fireplace, homeowners insurance, auto insurance, Virginia, winter, severe weather, coverage, claim, car insurance, home heating, cold weather, family, roadside assistance, insurance claim, frozen pipes, damage, airports in Virginia, VDOT, travel delays, road conditions Feb 1, 2021

Whether you're new to Virginia or lived here for some time, we have some super helpful information to help you prepare and protect your family this winter!

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How to Maintain a Fireplace or Wood Stove

in homeowner tips, safety tips, carbon monoxide, fireplace, wood stoves, Virginia, winter, fire prevention, cleaning, home heating, home maintenance, cold weather Dec 20, 2020

Hello winter! Today marks the first day of our coldest season. Thank goodness for fireplaces and wood stoves! If you’re looking into getting one, correct installation by a licensed and certified professional is key. If you already have one, we’re sharing our home insurance experience for maintaining these heat helpers so you can protect your home. We've seen first hand what can go wrong.  Heating heroes like fireplaces and wood stoves can...

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