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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...]

Snow Removal Laws for Massachusetts Property Owners

Snow removal laws for Massachusetts property owners seems pretty straight forward. Essentially, you are responsible for removing snow and ice on your property to make it safe for residents and visitors. Failure to do so can result in ticketing and/or … [Read more...]

Home Safety Tips for Holiday Travel

Christmas is only a few days away, which means you're probably preparing for your travels. We've prepared a few home safety tips for holiday travel to help keep you and your family safe. Securing Your Home Although you will be away from home, the … [Read more...]

Christmas Tree Safety Tips

Christmas trees make your home festive and bright,... and they smell great too! When purchasing real trees for your home, it's important to keep these Christmas tree safety tips in mind. They will help keep your home safe for the holidays. Tree … [Read more...]

Hidden Dangers in Your Home

here are things in your home that you never really think about, but that can cause big issues. After an incident, you may sit there and wonder why it never even crossed your mind. Don't let home issues sneak up on you! Here are a few hidden dangers … [Read more...]