Tropical Storm Barry Update

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Per CNN, the threatening cyclone spinning towards the Gulf Coast has intensified early today (Thursday) becoming Tropical Storm Barry. As the storm intensifies and strengthens in the Gulf of Mexico millions are under flood risk. #TropicalStormBarry is anticipated to become a hurricane, and is expected to reach Louisiana on Saturday with average wind speeds topping … Read more

Quick Tip Tuesday: Automatic Water Shutoff Devices

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Automatic water shutoff devices are currently the quickest solution to unwanted and most importantly unexpected water leaks, floods, and complications with your pipes. One may have access to manually control their water system but what happens when the unexpected occurs? What if a water pipe bursts in an area that’s difficult to access in the … Read more

3 Home Policy Exclusions You Likely Never Knew About

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The Home Insurance market started in the 50’s.  For years it was common for companies to add beneficial perks in an effort to entice clients to purchase from them.  Around the 70’s the Insurance Services Office (ISO) was established to standardize policy forms and protect consumers from unanticipated policy exclusions.  ISO standards were a minimum, … Read more

The Rise of Water Claims

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The biggest threat for a homeowner is not a hurricane or a fire, but instead something else lurking inside your home … WATER DAMAGE!  Water claims are up 46% in the last 5 years according to the Insurance Journal.  A large portion of claims that come out of the state of Florida is water loss … Read more