Holiday and Christmas Tree Fire Safety

Decorating homes and businesses is a long-standing tradition around the holiday season. Unfortunately, these same decorations may increase your chances of fire. Based on data from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA), an estimated … Continue reading

Michigan ice storm victims should beware of shady contractors, BBB offers consumer tips

Michigan Ice Storm Michiganders looking for help as they recover from ice storms should be aware of businesses trying to take advantage of them. Tens of thousands of people remained without power last year in Michigan, and many homeowners are … Continue reading

Decorate your home safely

While you put up your decorations and gather friends and family together to celebrate, Please be safe. Also, keep in mind the following safety tips, provided to us by our friends at the University of Michigan. As a result, we … Continue reading

Tips to keep your property safe in freezing weather

Tips to keep your property safe in freezing weather by KVUE.com Near-freezing temperatures are in the forecast for Sunday. Here are a few tips on how to keep your property safe in freezing weather to avoid frozen or broken water pipes. … Continue reading

Halloween Fire Safety Tips

With Halloween a week away we wanted to share with you more safety tips: Use flashlights as alternativesto candles or torch lights when decorating walkways and yards. They are much safer for trick-ortreaters, whose costumes may brush against the lighting. … Continue reading

Think before you turn it on this fall – Furnace Fire Safety

NFPA Safety Tips – Home Heating Furnace Fire Safety In 2011, heating equipment was involved in an estimated 53,600 reported U.S. home structure fires, with associated losses of 400 civilian deaths, 1,520 civilian injuries, and $893 million in direct property … Continue reading

1st Day of Fall – Good Time for “Fall Fire Safety Tips”

Fall Fire Safety Tips – Devastating home fires are all too common.  According to the National Fire Protection Association, every year, there are nearly 400,000 home fires in the United States.  And many of those fires are fatal – 83% … Continue reading

Storm Flood and Water Damage – Things you should know!

Storm Flood Water Damage – Shopping is worthwhile! Do you ever wonder about your home insurance? Do you have enough coverage? Are you paying too much for the coverage you have? Has your premium increased recently? Do you know what … Continue reading