Archive for Tag: Homeowners

how to heat your home safely, Allstate

How to Heat Your Home Safely

There’s nothing better than settling into a warm house while the cold wind blows outside. But, getting — and keeping — your home heated may pose a safety issue if you don’t take the right precautions. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the leading months for home heating fires are December,...

Read More

Is Your Vacation Home Properly Protected?

Vacation homes serve as sanctuaries from the daily stresses of life. The question is, are Americans properly protecting their fortresses of solitude? With the median vacation home costing approximately $200,000, these investments are significant. If you own a vacation home, the following are a few things to take into consideration to...

Read More

If You Work From Home and Don’t Have This Insurance, You Could Be at Risk

Even if you just work (for yourself) from home, rather than running a full fledged home-based business, you need insurance to protect yourself. Why? “You need to separate your business from your home,” Ahart said. “If you make a mistake in your professional life, you don’t want people to...

Read More