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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.


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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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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Five Factors That Affect Your Cottage’s Safety This Summer

Five Factors That Affect Your Cottage’s Safety This Summer

Posted Jun 10th, 2019

With summer just around the corner, you’re probably planning your time with family at the cottage. With all that excitement, make sure you’re aware of how you can keep your cottage safe this summer.

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5 Things To Know About Preparing Your Boat for Summer

5 Things To Know About Preparing Your Boat for Summer

Posted Jun 5th, 2019

For many of us, summer means enjoying the sun in a boat on the lake. To help you get your boat ready, we’ve provided a helpful checklist to review before heading out onto the water.

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Why Taking Inventory of Your Home is Essential

Why Taking Inventory of Your Home is Essential

Posted May 24th, 2019

Most people who own a home know how important it is to have insurance, but often, homeowners forget the importance of documenting and keeping an inventory of the valuable items in their home.

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Victoria Day Safety: Insurance and Fireworks

Victoria Day Safety: Insurance and Fireworks

Posted May 13th, 2019

Victoria Day wouldn’t be complete without friends, food and of course, fireworks. If you decide to host a party and put on your own fireworks display, we’ve outlined how that could impact your home insurance policy.

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Spring Vacation: How to Keep Your Valuables Safe

Spring Vacation: How to Keep Your Valuables Safe

Posted May 8th, 2019

The weather is getting nicer and people are on the move! If you’re planning a vacation this spring, there are things you should know to keep your valuables safe.

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Spring Cleaning: How to Avoid an Insurance Disaster

Spring Cleaning: How to Avoid an Insurance Disaster

Posted May 1st, 2019

Spring cleaning is generally part of everyone’s to-do list; however, some tasks can easily slip our minds. Here we provide some essential spring cleaning tips that could prevent a home insurance disaster.

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Unbelievable Facts About Smart Home Technology

Unbelievable Facts About Smart Home Technology

Posted Apr 15th, 2019

It seems like everyone is interested in the latest smart home technology and automation. Considering the smart device advancements who wouldn’t want to control everything in their home with one click?

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Five Simple Ways To Detect Water Damage in Your Home

Five Simple Ways To Detect Water Damage in Your Home

Posted Apr 3rd, 2019

Being able to find water damage in your home is essential, especially as we approach the rainy season. We’ve outlined great ways for you to detect water damage in your home.

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Easy Ways To Reduce Your Risk of Water Damage

Easy Ways To Reduce Your Risk of Water Damage

Posted Mar 20th, 2019

Water damage is one of the leading causes for home and property insurance claims in Ontario. We’ve outlined what you need to know about how to prevent water damage in your home.

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Fun Ways to Help You Survive March Break

Fun Ways to Help You Survive March Break

Posted Feb 22nd, 2019

March Break is quickly approaching, and if you’re planning a staycation we have everything you need to keep your family entertained with family fun!

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Ten Fun Indoor Activities To Try This Winter

Ten Fun Indoor Activities To Try This Winter

Posted Feb 6th, 2019

For Ontarians, winters can be long and cold. If you’re trying to stay warm inside, we have a bunch of super fun activities you should try.

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10 Things Snowbirds Need To Understand About Protecting Their Home

10 Things Snowbirds Need To Understand About Protecting Their Home

Posted Jan 21st, 2019

Each winter thousands of snowbirds head south to avoid the harsh winter months, leaving for extended periods of time. If this pertains to you, you’re going to want to ensure your home is protected.

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6 Awesome Ways You Can Save Money on Heating Your Home

6 Awesome Ways You Can Save Money on Heating Your Home

Posted Jan 14th, 2019

The frigid winter weather is headed our way and, as a homeowner, you know how expensive it can be to heat your home. We have tips to help you save money on heating this winter.

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Office Closure Notice | January 9, 2019

Office Closure Notice | January 9, 2019

Posted Nov 29th, 2018

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 9, 2019. 

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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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