Winterize your pipes to protect your home!
By Cincinnati Personal Lines Whether you stay home or “fly south” for the winter, prepare your property for cold weather. While even the best forecasters cannot guarantee what’s ahead this winter, now is the time to prepare yourself and your home for the coming season. In recent years, record low temperatures caused pipes to freeze in areas that seldom get cold enough to experience the worst of winter. Homeowners who “fly south” for the winter are familiar with the idea of winterizing to ...
8 items for your autumn home project list
8 items for your autumn home project list By Laura Lewis Steps you take this fall to maintain your home can keep you warm this winter and protect your property from loss. As you take advantage of fall weather to work on projects around your home, pay special attention to these potential trouble spots: Clean out your gutters. Remove leaves and other debris from your gutters first by hand to get rid of the large particles, and then with ...
OSHA- Trench Safety!
Safety First! The Occupational Safety and Health Administration, or OSHA, is a branch of the U.S. Department of Labor dedicated to maintaining safe and healthy work environments nationwide. Due to a recent rise in trench-related fatalities, they have published this brief video outlining five ways employees in this field of work can stay safe. Take a look!
Caring for your collection: Preventing Loss
Caring for your collection: Preventing loss By Matthew Cluxton Simple steps help you protect your collection from loss. Collecting can be an enjoyable hobby, an educational pursuit or even a financial investment. So how do you look after a collection now that you’ve assembled one? While every collection is unique and has its own specific needs, you can take some simple loss prevention steps to help protect yours from loss or damage. A good place to begin is creating and maintaining a current ...
Prepare your building to weather the cold
Prepare your building to weather the coldBy Troy Dohmeyer Courtesy of The Cincinniti Insurance Companies Snow and ice can take a toll on any building. Temperature extremes from summer to winter place a heavy burden on the buildings we live in and the places we work. With little warning, gusting winds, heavy snow and bitter temperatures can create a weather event that could collapse your roof, freeze and rupture your piping and cause havoc in your life. But prudent loss control strategies ...
A Time of Thanks - Happy Thanksgiving
From our family to yours, we wish you a very happy, healthy and safe Thanksgiving!"Thanksgiving. Its about family and friends spending time together. It's about being thankful for what we have and accomplished. I am thankful for the support of my family, friends and those that have entrusted me to be their insurance provider. I do not take your trust lightly. Thank you so much!" --Mike, The Dillon Agency
Chip credit cards: Do they decrease fraud?
Banking cards with microchip technology are designed to protect against fraudulent duplication of magnetic strip cards. However, they do not solve all potential problems confronting consumers. It still pays to be cautious with your credit card information. Read full article here.
What to put in your winter weather safety kit
Protecting Your Family with Life Insurance
Deciding on the right Georgia Individual Life Insurance policy usually depends on your future goals. Whether you wish to provide a tax free income for your beneficiaries, have funds for the payment of the final expenses or estate taxes, replace the income that is lost if you die, or provide a significant charitable contribution, we can help you chose the policy that will fit your needs at an affordable price. Individual Life Insurance can be important for: A source of savings - If not paid ...
Renting? Make sure you're protected.
You may be speculative why it's necessary to hold a renters insurance. Rental properties, particularly apartments are thought-about risky once it involves potential claims. You share a building with plenty of individuals where fires, theft, and water harm are sometimes frequent. There are many potential risks and your property is in danger. The items you own are valuable and you should shield them from a loss. Besides, renters insurance in most cases is extremely cheap. What will renter's insurance shield against? At The ...
Is Your Home Protected? - Understanding Homeowner's Insurance
Your home is the usually the biggest purchase you will make and is your most valuable asset. If you have any damage, you need a Georgia insurance agent that will find the best company to fit your needs and settle your claims quickly. At The Dillon Agency we will help you find the right fit for your needs with providing quality service and affordable pricing. Homeowner policies will differ on where you live, the valuables in the home and which coverages you choose. A comprehensive ...