Tips

5 Tips for Night Driving in Massachusetts

During the fall and winter months, you'll be doing a lot more driving in the dark as you go to and from work. Less sunlight means more potential driving hazards. Stay safe with these 5 tips for night driving in Massachusetts. 1 - Use Your Headlights … [Read more...]

Winter Vacation Home Preparation Tips

One of the most popular things for New Englanders to do during the winter is to escape to a tropical climate. Unfortunately, you can't simply pick up and leave when temperatures are frigid cold back home. There are a few important steps to complete … [Read more...]

5 Winter Home Safety Tips

Winter is in full swing. With cold temps and snow on the way, you're likely to spend a lot of time in your home. How can you ensure that home is safe for you and your family? You can start with these 5 winter home safety tips. 1. Test Smoke … [Read more...]

Mold Prevention Tips for Massachusetts Homeowners

Every home is susceptible to mold, so learning how to prevent mold is something that every homeowner should be aware of. Mold can grow anywhere where moisture and darkness exists. Thus, attics and basements are the most common areas where mold is … [Read more...]

Tips on Preparing for Natural Disasters in Massachusetts

Most natural disasters occur quickly and unexpectedly. Recent events are an important reminder that we all need to be prepared for the unexpected. In Massachusetts, it could be anything from fires to hurricanes or blizzards.  Here are some tips on … [Read more...]

Using Your Massachusetts Home for Short-term Vacation Rentals

With the prevalence of websites such as AirBnb and HomeAway, using your Massachusetts home for short-term vacation rentals can be appealing. Many folks are doing this with an investment property, second home, or in-law apartment attached to a main … [Read more...]

Summer Pool Safety Tips | Massachusetts Homeowner Tips

Summer is in full swing. With the recent heat wave, you're probably spending a lot more time in and around pools. Whether it be at your own home or at some other location, pool safety should always be front and center when you have children. Keep … [Read more...]

Massachusetts Car Safety Tips for Children

Life with kids can get pretty hectic – especially young ones! Just getting out and about can be challenging as there are so many things you need to take into consideration. Do you need a stroller, did you bring a toy to play with, do you have snacks … [Read more...]

Summer Home Safety Tips

As we welcome each new season here in Massachusetts, we also need to remain cognizant of things that impact home safety. Keeping a safe home reduces stress and costly homeowners insurance claims. Here are some summer home safety tips to keep in mind … [Read more...]

Keeping Your Basement Dry During the Spring Thaw & Rains

Spring is here, although you can't tell by looking out the window! There's still snow on the ground and the temps have been chilly. However, warm weather will be coming soon. With that comes the Spring thaw and rains. This can often create problems … [Read more...]