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How To Prepare Your Car for the Summer

The hot, humid, and happy days of summer are here.  After a cold winter, rainy spring, and for many people —time spent shut in — now’s the time to travel on the road.  In fact, we are just starting to rebound to traffic levels prior to the pandemic.  In AAA estimates, it was predicted that… Read More

Published on June 13, 2022
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How to deal with winter weather home repairs

Winter weather can create a witch’s brew of damage to homes. Freezing pipes, strong gales, and roof leaks are just some of the damages caused by the season. These cold temperatures and their associated insurance claims account for more than 50% of all insurance claims. On average, about 1 in 15 insured homes wind up… Read More

Published on February 24, 2022
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How to protect your pets from the cold

Whether you call them your fur babies, four-legged children, or any number of ridiculous (adorable!) nicknames, there’s no question: your pets are a cherished part of your family. And as a responsible, caring pet parent, you know that your furry companions benefit from plenty of exercise and outdoor time. However, you likely also know that… Read More

Published on January 18, 2022
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The daylight saving time effect

Daylight saving time has its origins back before the Industrial Revolution, but it certainly has no shortage of modern-day critics. Given that the practice was first proposed in 1895 and first adopted in the 1900s, largely to conserve coal during wartime, we’d say it’s more than fair to debate its current relevance. We also think… Read More

Published on November 3, 2021
Weather

How to get your car winter ready

After a long, hot summer, you’re probably ready for cooler temperatures, but is your car? Winter brings with it plenty of dangerous weather conditions that can make driving treacherous, such as hail, snow, and freezing temperatures. There are many precautions you can take to prepare yourself and your vehicle for the incoming winter wonderland. Read… Read More

Published on October 21, 2021
Weather

Hurricane season guide

There are no guarantees when it comes to the weather. A long-range forecast may say one thing today, but by tomorrow, what was supposed to be a warm and sunny period can turn into a cool and cloudy one seemingly overnight. That’s because meteorology is an inexact science.

Published on September 17, 2021