Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

Spring Home Maintenance Checklist As the ground thaws and the snow melts, it is a good time to tackle the spring maintenance checklist. Doing a spring clean will help maintain the value and appearance of your home, reduce your long-term costs, and save you time in the long run. What can you do to maintain…

(Buying a) Home for the Holidays

(Buying a) Home for the Holidays The pros and cons of house hunting in the off-season House hunting isn’t typically associated with the holiday season, but if you’re in the market to buy a home there’s no need to give up the hunt just because it’s the off-season. In fact, there are those who would…

When Do I Insure My New Home?

Are you planning to build your dream home soon or thinking about adding an addition to your present home? For your protection, you must advise us about your plans before you start construction. You will be required to insure for the full replacement value of the project. This may take the form of an endorsement…

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Home Insurance Myths Busted

Home insurance can be confusing. The following are some of the most common misconceptions about home insurance in Canada to help you weed through what’s fact and what’s fiction. All homeowner’s insurance policies are the same False. Policies can vary significantly from one provider to another. Carefully review or ask, what’s covered, what’s not and—this…

Going on Vacation? Protect Your Home

There’s nothing better than going on vacation. But before you leave on holiday, it’s important you take the necessary steps to protect your home while you’re away. Ten ways to protect your home The idea is to not advertise that you’re going away and to make your house look as normal and lived in as possible.…