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Protect your Home from Water & Flood

May 2, 2017 9:15:19 AM
Water damage can be devastating to your family and home, yet so many homeowners don’t think about preventing water damage until it’s too late. With climate changes bringing more severe weather events to our doorsteps, basement flooding and sewer backups are real risks to your home and possessions. Use these handy tips to take steps now and help reduce the risk of damage to your home.

7 Tips to Protect your Car on Vacation

Apr 4, 2017 9:50:49 AM
Get ready for road-trip season More fatalities occur on Canadian roads during the summer months than at any other time of year, according to the Canada Safety Council. Whether you’re out for a day trip, travelling to the cottage, or on a cross-country holiday, put safety first when you set out on your travels.

Questions You Can Ask To Get the Right Insurance Protection - and maybe save money

Mar 28, 2017 9:00:31 AM
We all have questions surrounding our home, car or business insurance that we may not take the time to consider until we need to use our insurance. Don't wait until you HAVE to know your policy and coverages, ask your insurance broker at Acumen Insurance these questions today.  An insurance broker is there for you. These questions will ensure you have the RIGHT insurance protection for you and your property or business.

Spring is Moving Season

Mar 21, 2017 9:00:29 AM
While there is always a lot of excitement around changing homes, there is also a lot of stress. If you’re moving, you can manage some of that stress by paying attention to safety. Here are a few tips from Kijiji Canada on how to do it right.

Home Maintenance Spring Checklist

Mar 14, 2017 9:36:27 AM
Spring Home Maintenance Checklist The milder days of spring are a perfect time to do a thorough spring cleaning and perform home maintenance. After a long winter, it is a good idea to spend time on preventive measures to help maintain your home and property throughout the year.  Cleaning and maintenance of your home should be done inside and out. Although the tasks are different, ensuring all the elements of your home are in good working order can help keep your family safe and your maintenance expenses lower over the long run.

Home Insurance: Spring Checklist

Mar 9, 2017 8:46:07 AM
With severe weather on the rise, it is more critical than ever to ensure that your home is properly insured. As we have seen in recent years with the floods in southern Alberta and Toronto, we must be prepared for the unexpected.