Posts about Home Insurance (3):

Top 10 Ways to Protect Your Home from Theft

Feb 7, 2017 10:36:55 AM
We live in a relatively safe country; but that doesn’t mean we should let our guards down. According to Statistics Canada, last year police-reported break-ins were up for the first time since 2003 with over 159,000 break-ins or a rate of 444 per 100,000 population. We all know what to do when we’ve been broken into—call 911. But what can you do to decrease your chance of getting broken into in the first place? Here are 10 tips to keep your home safe:  

Flood Damage & Your Property

Oct 3, 2016 12:06:55 PM
Until recently, flood damage insurance has not been on top of mind for Central Ontario business and home owners. That all changed this fall, with increasingly unstable weather patterns and the heavy, slow-moving thunderstorm that slammed Windsor this past week: last year Toronto was  waist-deep in water damage.

Beware the "Silent Killer" - Carbon Monoxide

Feb 10, 2016 11:16:26 AM
Each year, hundreds of Canadians die from carbon monoxide poisoning. Named the “silent killer”, carbon monoxide (CO) is an odourless, tasteless, colourless and non-irritating gas that can cause brain damage and even death. It’s impossible to detect without a carbon monoxide detector which makes preventative measures so much more important.