From leaking valves to house fires, a look at Travelers Insurance claims data reveals the most frequent causes of homeowners’ claims, as well as the costliest. To help keep your home, your valuables and your family safe, you will want to take steps to protect them.
Quick tips to help with a snow emergency, including how to deal with frozen locks and power outages.
The idea of an automatic standby generator may seem out of reach for the average homeowners. But Generac’s 7 kW PowerPact is an affordable option for homeowners to have automatic backup power during electrical outages.
A permanently installed generator is directly connected to your home’s electrical system. In tandem with an automatic transfer switch, the generator starts automatically when the system detects a utility outage. Kohler also offers remote monitoring capabilities so homeowners can manage their automatic standby generator from their laptop and mobile devices.
A layer of snow on your roof can hide ice dams and lead to a collapse if the roof is weak or damaged. Find out how to remove snow from your roof during winter, and how to build protection into your roof.
Get tips on how to properly store you portable backup generator so it's ready to use when the next power failure occurs. Learn how to maintain and store the generator along with gas.
Depend on your garage door for reliable access and protection by installing a Chamberlain garage door opener. Chamberlain garage door openers include a built-in, two-way communications system with accessories to control other household devices. The Chamberlain Battery Back Up Garage Door Opener also continues working during power outages.
Learn how to prepare for power outages because an extended power outage can cause significant property damage. A home backup generator is a solid investment when you consider the collateral damage of a prolonged power outage.
Find out why fire damage is a greater risk in the winter. Learn why it’s important to buy contents renters' insurance to protect your belongings from ice and snow damage, fire and more.
Tips to help homeowners avoid ice damage and protect their homes this winter and prevent minor trouble spots from becoming major repairs.
Snow Blower Safety Tips: Learn how to safely maintain your snow blower throughout the winter season, and how to prepare your snow blower before the snow starts falling.
Learn how to select a low-maintenance vacation home for year-round enjoyment and tips for purchasing an investment property to be rented to others.
Snow removal tips to remove snow the easy way. Snow removal this winter means getting out the shovels, snow blower, and the calcium chloride. Be sure to shovel safely by pacing yourself and shoveling right after the snowstorm, so you don't end up hurting your back.