Family & Home Care

clock May 21, 2019 comments No Comments flowchart Automobile InsuranceFamily & Home CareOur Blog tag Safety

It can be stressful when your teen starts to drive. You want them to stay safe, but statistics show they’re also the most vulnerable. However, you can do many things to help them become a better driver. Understand State Laws Rhode Island uses a multi-stage licensing process and in the earlier stages your young driver… Read more »

clock November 8, 2018 comments No Comments flowchart Family & Home CareHomeowners InsuranceOur Blog tag Safety

Fall is a great time to prepare your home for winter. You’ll want to clean the gutters, check windows and doors, and perhaps paint. This usually means you’ll use a ladder. Ladders are great tools when used safely and properly. However, when you don’t use them in the correct manner they can lead to property… Read more »

clock November 6, 2018 comments No Comments flowchart Family & Home CareHomeowners InsuranceOur Blog tag Safety

Having a wood stove or fireplace in your home increases your home’s value and adds warmth and comfort. However, all appliances need proper care. Follow these helpful tips for optimum safety and to extend the useful life of your wood stove or fireplace. Annual Inspection Annual maintenance of your wood-burning appliance prevents problems caused by… Read more »

clock October 30, 2018 comments No Comments flowchart Family & Home CareOur Blog tag Health

It’s not always easy to face the fact that your parents are getting old. Simple tasks can become complex, and they’re not always willing to share their problems. However, with a little planning and forethought you can ease the transition as your parents grow older. Here are a few handy tips to make things run… Read more »

clock October 2, 2018 comments No Comments flowchart Family & Home CareHomeowners InsuranceOur Blog tag SafetyWeather

Even though you can’t necessarily escape the wrath of a hurricane, you can certainly prepare for the worst. Here are some of the best ways to prepare for the hurricane season. Create A Home Inventory Most people do not have a record of the property they own, and hurricane survivors say that’s a big mistake…. Read more »

clock September 27, 2018 comments No Comments flowchart Family & Home CareHomeowners InsuranceOur Blog tag

Many people hire others to help them around the house or for personal assistance. It might be a nanny, gardener, landscaper, cook, physical therapist, housekeeper, nurse, or others. While this is all well and good, hiring others can affect your Rhode Island home insurance needs. In some cases, if someone’s injured on your property you… Read more »

clock September 25, 2018 comments No Comments flowchart Automobile InsuranceFamily & Home CareOur BlogRenters Insurance tag Children

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, burglary accounts for 45 percent of crimes on campus. Obviously, you’ll want to do what you can to protect your child’s belongings while they’re away. Here’s what you should know so you avoid pitfalls and insurance gaps. Homeowner’s Insurance May Offer Some Protection Most Rhode Island homeowner’s… Read more »

clock September 6, 2018 comments No Comments flowchart Family & Home CareOur Blog tag Safety

Your pet is part of your family, so you certainly wouldn’t want to cause it harm. However, you could unintentionally put them at risk if you expose them to these dangers. Chocolate Isn’t For Pets You may love chocolate, but don’t feed it your dog or cat. It contains theobromine which can trigger heart palpitations,… Read more »

clock September 5, 2018 comments No Comments flowchart Family & Home CareOur Blog tag Holidays

We have 56 million grandparents in the U.S. and they deserve recognition for their accomplishments and wisdom. This year Grandparent’s Day is on September 9 and it’s the ideal time to show our elders we appreciate them. Here are just a few ideas to help you celebrate your grandparents. Ask Them To Tell You A… Read more »