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Home Water Damage

Why home water damage happens and how to prevent it

Posted in Home

Find out how sewer backup, sump pump backup, water overflow and flood damage can all cause home water damage. Plus, learn the steps you can take to reduce the risk of water damage from appliances, bathroom plumbing and other places in the home.

Actual Cash Value Replacement Cost

Is it better to have actual cash value or replacement cost?

Posted in General, Auto, Home

Find out how actual cash value and replacement cost policies differ when it’s time to replace covered perils. If you have a preference, you can use this knowledge to work with your independent agent and find coverages that match.

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3 factors that determine your home rebuild costs

Posted in Home

Hailstorms, house fires and other unexpected events can leave part of your home or the entire structure in ruin. You may be wondering what your home insurance would cover to rebuild your house if that happened to you or how much it would cost.

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What to include in your home buying process timeline

Posted in Home

If you’re shopping for your starter home, your home buying process timeline should be detailed and helpful every step of the way. Learn what you need to consider to successfully navigate the home buying and house closing process.

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Home fire prevention and safety tips

Posted in Home

You and your family can prevent a home fire from damaging your home and belongings. By learning about fire hazards, creating a fire escape plan, keeping battery backups for smoke alarms handy and practicing family fire safety, you can stay fire safe.

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The essentials of boat, motorcycle and RV insurance

Posted in General, Auto, Home

Get outside for a fun ride with help from motorcycle, boat or RV insurance. Learn how the right insurance can offer protection so you can enjoy your outdoor hobbies all season long with ample liability coverage or personal injury coverage.