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Our home and property insurance blogs offer a variety of helpful tips, suggestions and information that Ontario homeowners need to know.


A Helpful Plumbing Winterization Guide

A Helpful Plumbing Winterization Guide

Posted Jan 22nd, 2020

Winter is here and if you haven’t winterized your plumbing yet or are unsure how too, we’ve got you covered with a helpful guide!

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Tips to Avoid a Moving Disaster This Winter

Tips to Avoid a Moving Disaster This Winter

Posted Jan 15th, 2020

Moving can be stressful, especially in the winter. Even though it’s not ideal sometimes it’s unavoidable. If you’re moving this winter, read our tips to help prepare.

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Preparing Your House For Winter

Preparing Your House For Winter

Posted Jan 8th, 2020

Winter is knocking on the door and has already cracked it open a couple of times. If you haven’t prepared your house for winter yet, you better get on it.

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Simple Guidance For Making Mental Health A Priority in 2020

Simple Guidance For Making Mental Health A Priority in 2020

Posted Jan 2nd, 2020

With the start of the New Year, it’s the perfect time to set your intentions for the year ahead. Making your mental health a top priority is something you should consider.

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Christmas Tree Safety Tips You Need To Learn Now

Christmas Tree Safety Tips You Need To Learn Now

Posted Dec 2nd, 2019

Tis the season for festive décor and the perfect centerpiece, a beautiful Christmas tree. Since Christmas is in full swing, we thought it would be helpful to share the safety risks associated with having a Christmas tree.

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Office Closure Notice | January 8, 2020

Office Closure Notice | January 8, 2020

Posted Nov 29th, 2019

In an effort to improve as an organization and provide our valued clients with superior service, we're closing some office locations for a company-wide meeting on Wednesday, January 8, 2020. 

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5 Things Nobody Told You About Holiday Kitchen Safety

5 Things Nobody Told You About Holiday Kitchen Safety

Posted Nov 25th, 2019

Some of our greatest memories are made with family during the holidays. Many say that the holidays revolve around food, so we’re here to give you some tips to make sure you keep everyone safe while cooking this season!

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2019 | Happy Holidays + Schedule

2019 | Happy Holidays + Schedule

Posted Nov 18th, 2019

As the holiday season approaches we'd like to wish you a very joyous holiday season, extend our most sincere appreciation to our valued customers and share our 2019 holiday schedule.

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Here's What No One Tells You About Purchasing An Older Home

Here's What No One Tells You About Purchasing An Older Home

Posted Nov 18th, 2019

Whether it’s due to price or charm, many people are attracted to the idea of purchasing an older home. However, it’s vital to understand the potential insurance implications of doing so.

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Protect Yourself While Shopping Online This Holiday Season

Protect Yourself While Shopping Online This Holiday Season

Posted Nov 13th, 2019

Every holiday season more people go online to complete their holiday shopping list. Although convenient and efficient, this comes with some risks you must protect yourself against.

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Debunking Myths About Tenant Insurance

Debunking Myths About Tenant Insurance

Posted Nov 6th, 2019

There are many misconceptions when it comes to what tenant insurance is and what it covers. We’ve helped by debunking each myth.

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Four Reasons Why Home Chimney Maintenance Is Essential

Four Reasons Why Home Chimney Maintenance Is Essential

Posted Oct 16th, 2019

As the fall weather season begins, it’s important you make chimney maintenance part of your home loss prevention plan.

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Protecting Your Home From Wind Is Critical

Protecting Your Home From Wind Is Critical

Posted Oct 9th, 2019

Throughout the fall, Ontarians should anticipate extreme weather events with winds potentially reaching 80-100 kilometers. Due to this, you need to protect your home from the wind!

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Halloween Safety Tips that Will Haunt You Forever

Halloween Safety Tips that Will Haunt You Forever

Posted Oct 1st, 2019

The countdown is on… Halloween is in 30 days!!! We have some spooktacular safety tips to ensure both your home and child is safe this Halloween.

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Helpful Fall Property Maintenance Tips

Helpful Fall Property Maintenance Tips

Posted Sep 25th, 2019

When it comes to fall property maintenance, there are three distinct things you need to do to ensure your property is ready for the winter ahead.

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Home Insurance & Climate Change: How Do They Relate?

Home Insurance & Climate Change: How Do They Relate?

Posted Aug 28th, 2019

We’re constantly reminded about global warming and climate change. You might not realize this but there is a correlation between climate change and your home insurance policy – find out what now.

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The Do’s & Don’t’s To Avoid A Dryer Fire

The Do’s & Don’t’s To Avoid A Dryer Fire

Posted Aug 14th, 2019

Every year there are thousands of dryer fires claimed through personal property insurance. Considering, your dryer is probably one of the most used appliances in your house, you should read our safety do’s and don’t’s.

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10 Tips To Mitigate Trampoline Liabilities

10 Tips To Mitigate Trampoline Liabilities

Posted Aug 7th, 2019

Trampolines provide hours of entertainment and fun for the whole family. However, there is a liability risk, and safety issues trampoline owners need to consider!

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Six Quick Tips Regarding Boating Safety

Six Quick Tips Regarding Boating Safety

Posted Jun 24th, 2019

Is your boat ready for summer? If so, make sure you read our quick boating safety tips and thank us later!!!

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The Reasons Why We Love Canada Day Safety

The Reasons Why We Love Canada Day Safety

Posted Jun 19th, 2019

Canada Day is July 1, and Canadians across the country will be celebrating. We hope you enjoy the long weekend with our safety tips in mind.

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