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July 28th, 2014 by Hubbard Insurance Agency

Want a Safer Home? Consider These Inexpensive Fixes

You Don’t Have to Be Handy to Make Your Home More Livable Home improvement: It’s a never-ending process for many people, and for those of us who aren’t necessarily handy, it can be a hassle, too. But there are plenty of simple maintenance tasks and other improvements you can handle to make your home safer – whether you’re handy or not. And you won’t have... Read Article

Know the Electrical Dangers Lurking in Your Home

I love electricity. Without it, we wouldn’t have Electric Avenue, The Electric Company, the Electric Slide, or Electric Light Orchestra. But as awesome as electricity is, it also causes approximately 53,600 home fires every year. That statistic comes from the Electrical Safety Foundation (ESFi), sponsor of Electrical Safety Month and author of some great educational materials about the electrical hazards in your home. As an... Read Article

Don’t miss a Minute of Boat Season! Tips to get your Boat Ready for the Waves

Warm weather has come early in some parts of the country, making boat owners itching to get out on the water. I speak from experience, since I inherited a boat and will be putting it on the water this summer. It has been unseasonably warm in my part of the country and I can’t wait for it to become the appropriate time to ride the... Read Article

How to Help Trailer, Tow and Launch Your Boat Safely

Before you can begin a season of boating, you must first get your boat to, and into, the water. While towing and trailering are necessary to get your boat to the water, they can be potentially dangerous if the necessary precautions are not taken. Making it a priority to inspect and maintain your trailer, secure your vessel for transport, and then tow and launch it... Read Article

Top Five Dangers to Your House

There are many common myths about potential dangers in and around the home that can keep some homeowners up at night. However, the gap between myth and fact can make all the difference when it comes to reducing risk in your house. So what does the data tell us are the biggest risks to your home? From leaking valves to house fires, a look at... Read Article