Fireplace Safety Tips

As the weather gets colder and your fireplace becomes more than a decorative focal point, be sure it’s up for … Continued

Is Black Mold Dangerous?

Few home ailments carry the notoriety of black mold. From allegations of cancer-causing potential to lung disease, the darkly colored … Continued

Wildfire Safety Guide for Homes & Businesses

You don’t have to live near a canyon or forest for your property to be threatened by wildfire. Nearly 1/3 of U.S. homes are in wildfire-prone areas, according to the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS).

The impact of a wildfire can be tragic and expensive. For instance, the U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Department of the Interior spend a staggering $3.5 billion a year combating the fires.

Key to lessening the damage to homes and businesses is knowledge and preparation.