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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.


2018 | Happy Holidays + Schedule

2018 | Happy Holidays + Schedule

Posted Nov 15th, 2018

As we plan for the holiday season we'd like to take this opportunity to extend our most sincere appreciation to you, our valued customers and share our holiday schedule.

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Four Home Improvement Tasks to Do This Fall

Four Home Improvement Tasks to Do This Fall

Posted Oct 3rd, 2018

Fall is upon us and with that, there are a few home improvement tasks that you should do.

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Fall in Love With These Outdoor Maintenance Tips

Fall in Love With These Outdoor Maintenance Tips

Posted Sep 17th, 2018

With fall approaching it's time to start thinking about that outdoor maintenance that needs to get done. We’ve provided you with an efficient checklist for reference!

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Brilliant Ways To Avoid Insurance Scams

Brilliant Ways To Avoid Insurance Scams

Posted Aug 15th, 2018

We’ve got the 411 on possible insurance scams and how your broker can help you avoid them.

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3 Simple Tips for Moving Your Child into University

3 Simple Tips for Moving Your Child into University

Posted Aug 13th, 2018

Soon it’ll be back to school time and you’ll be moving your child into university. To help with the dreaded move-in day, we’ve outlined simple tips to make it stress-free, including insurance savings!

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12 Great Lessons From Our Summer Boat Maintenance Checklist

12 Great Lessons From Our Summer Boat Maintenance Checklist

Posted Aug 8th, 2018

This summer has been perfect for enjoying your boat on the lake. To ensure your boat is in pristine condition, here is a helpful maintenance checklist to reference.

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3 Common Summer Insurance Claims and How to Avoid Them

3 Common Summer Insurance Claims and How to Avoid Them

Posted Aug 1st, 2018

When it comes to summer, there are some common seasonal related insurance claims that we want to help you avoid!

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Why Price Matters When it Comes to Insurance

Why Price Matters When it Comes to Insurance

Posted Jul 23rd, 2018

When it comes to purchasing personal insurance, basing your choice on the lowest premium is a fundamental mistake. And we’ve explained exactly why cost shouldn’t matter.

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Umbrellas Aren’t Just For Rainy Days

Umbrellas Aren’t Just For Rainy Days

Posted Jul 20th, 2018

It’s true, personal umbrella insurance provides you with more liability protection should you ever need it. On those raining days, you’ll be grateful for the additional coverage it offers.

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Why Your Insurance Rates Are Increasing

Why Your Insurance Rates Are Increasing

Posted Jul 18th, 2018

The insurance industry is experiencing a period of increased rates, and we’ve explained everything you need to know about the current climate and how it will impact your upcoming renewal.

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Why Your Personal Insurance Liability Coverage Needs to be $2 Million

Why Your Personal Insurance Liability Coverage Needs to be $2 Million

Posted Jun 26th, 2018

In the blink of an eye, an accident can occur, resulting in potential long-lasting financial distress. This is especially relevant if you don’t have adequate insurance in place. That is why it’s imperative you have $2 million liability coverage (or more) moving forward.

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6 Clarifications On Pool Risks & Insurance

6 Clarifications On Pool Risks & Insurance

Posted Jun 11th, 2018

Having a pool makes for a ton of fun summer fun! However, some pool owners aren’t informed on the risks and types insurance coverage that comes with owning a pool.

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Five Tips to Keep your Home Safe this Summer

Five Tips to Keep your Home Safe this Summer

Posted Jun 4th, 2018

Do you want to protect your home this summer while you’re on vacation? Check out these home insurance tips for the summer months.

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7 New Rules Drone Owners Need To Know About

7 New Rules Drone Owners Need To Know About

Posted May 28th, 2018

If you own a drone or know someone who owns a drone make sure you’re informed of the new laws and rules, as you could receive a fine if they are broken.

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The Best Spring Home Maintenance Tips in 5 Minutes

The Best Spring Home Maintenance Tips in 5 Minutes

Posted May 14th, 2018

Spring is here and we cannot wait to get outside to begin enjoying the weather. To get things organized we’ve provided some helpful and quick home maintenance tips.

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Victoria Day Safety – Fireworks & Your Insurance Policy

Victoria Day Safety – Fireworks & Your Insurance Policy

Posted May 7th, 2018

Fireworks are an essential part of Victoria Day celebrations for many of us. If you are planning on doing your own backyard firework display, we’ve outlined how that could impact your home insurance policy.

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Here’s Why You Need Condo Insurance

Here’s Why You Need Condo Insurance

Posted Apr 30th, 2018

If you live in a condo, we recommend you have insurance to protect your investment. To further convince you, we’ve outlined why you need it and explain your coverage options.

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Things That Make You Love And Hate Wedding Insurance

Things That Make You Love And Hate Wedding Insurance

Posted Apr 23rd, 2018

Are you planning your wedding? Everyone dreams of their perfect wedding day, however, most don’t think about wedding insurance. Having this coverage is essential for your special day!

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Why Underinsuring Your Home Is Dangerous

Why Underinsuring Your Home Is Dangerous

Posted Apr 16th, 2018

When it comes to home insurance and its value, how do you know if your home is underinsured and what can happen if it is?

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How to Prevent Water Damage from the Spring Melt

How to Prevent Water Damage from the Spring Melt

Posted Apr 9th, 2018

Winter is in the rearview, and hopefully, the cold weather and snow are too. Heavy snowfalls can increase the possibility of water-related damage from the spring melts or spring showers.

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