Prevent Sewer Backups with These Straightforward Solutions

Prevent Sewer Backups with These Straightforward Solutions
The spring season could bring an excessive amount of rainfall that could spell trouble for the average homeowner. In situations where runoff water overwhelms the sewer system, raw sewage can come out of the drains of your home and cause widespread damage. As the forecast calls for more showers in the weeks and months ahead, The Insurance Center would like to share a few tips that can help you prev...
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Even the Safest Drivers Are Guilty of Distracted Driving

Even the Safest Drivers Are Guilty of Distracted Driving
Distracted Driving could be anything that takes your focus away from the road In a perfect world, motorists would get in their car and operate it free from distractions exactly as described in the DMV handbook. Statistics from the U.S. Department of Transportation suggest that is not what happens because of the tens of thousands of accidents that are caused by distracted driving every year. In ob...
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Cleaning Your Gutters Can Save You Thousands

Cleaning Your Gutters Can Save You Thousands
Don’t overlook this essential home maintenance task It seems sunnier days and warmer temperatures are just around the corner after a surprisingly mild winter. Before you make plans to improve your home’s curb appeal or you decide to take on other DIY projects, The Insurance Center urges homeowners to focus their attention on a more pressing errand that could help prevent major damage to your home ...
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Use These Tips to Help Prevent Costly Pothole Damage

Use These Tips to Help Prevent Costly Pothole Damage
Potholes can damage your car or lead to an accident Living in New Hampshire offers residents the opportunity to witness the beauty of all four seasons. A downside to this benefit is the constant damage to homes, infrastructure, and cars due to the swinging temperatures throughout the year. As snow begins to melt away and reveal a rash of potholes on our roadways, The Insurance Center encourages yo...
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Avoid Any Claim Hiccups with These Essential Steps Automobile

Avoid Any Claim Hiccups with These Essential Steps Automobile
Accidents can be stressful if you don’t know what to do Most motorists who have been involved in an automobile accident can attest to the fact that dealing with the aftermath can be a nightmare. As part of an effort to help clarify what would happen next and ease some of the stress associated with these types of events, The Insurance Center would like to share the steps motorists should take imme...
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An Annual Insurance Review Can Help Close Any Gaps in Coverage

An Annual Insurance Review Can Help Close Any Gaps in Coverage
The beginning of the year is typically a good time to evaluate your insurance coverage needs. As your family grows and the dynamics around your household changes, The Insurance Center encourages you to take a comprehensive look at your auto, home, and life insurance needs to close any gaps in coverage that may exist and to adjust any policy terms as needed. Robert J. Sammon, President of The In...
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These Space Heater Safety Tips Could Save Your Life

These Space Heater Safety Tips Could Save Your Life
As temperatures begin to drop, more families are relying on portable space heaters for their heating needs. While space heaters can make up for the inefficiencies of home heating systems, one aspect that is less talked about is the fire risk they can pose to families. Before the bitter cold spews into your home, The Insurance Center would like to share a few essential space heater safety tips that...
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Homeowners Can Limit Radon Exposure with These Easy Steps

Homeowners Can Limit Radon Exposure with These Easy Steps
Every year, the Environmental Protection Agency urges people to test their home for radon as part of National Radon Action Month. Radon is an odorless, tasteless, and invisible radioactive gas that makes its way into homes from the natural breakdown of uranium in soil, rock, and water, and it is estimated to cause over 20,000 cases of lung cancer in non-smokers every year. As part of our commitmen...
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Christmas Trees Can Pose a Significant Fire Risk

Christmas Trees Can Pose a Significant Fire Risk
Here are some ways to reduce your fire risk this season It won’t be long before families get into the Christmas spirit. As families begin hauling trees into their homes and start placing wrapped presents under the tree, The Insurance Center would like to alert homeowners about the fire risk associated with Christmas trees and how to reduce those risks. “Christmas trees are always a concern f...
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Strategies to Help Prevent Impaired Driving During the Holidays

Strategies to Help Prevent Impaired Driving During the Holidays
With so many gatherings and parties around Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve, it seems appropriate for December to be proclaimed as National Impaired Driving Prevention Month. Every year, more than 10,000 people die from alcohol-related crashes that could have been prevented, and many of those accidents peak around the end of the year. As you join family and friends to celebrate the festivities...
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