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It Rained So Much This Year

Jim Enders was invited back to WITF’s SmartTalk for another round of discussion with Scott LaMar. 2018 will go down as one of the wettest on record – now, more than ever, Flood Insurance was...

Winterize your driving: It’s more than mechanics

Winterize your driving: It’s more than mechanics

Prepare your vehicle Most of us understand the importance of preparing our vehicles for winter ̶  making sure tires are in good shape, wipers are good, brakes properly serviced and snow scraper in the car....

Time to Double-Check Your Pipes

Time to Double-Check Your Pipes

With winter sending an arctic blast across much of North America, homeowners and business owners will want to increase monitoring to prevent damage from frozen pipes. Watch our video for tips on how to prevent pipe freezes....

Plan a Safe Holiday Party

Planning a party can be a big task, especially when you consider your responsibilities as host extend beyond when your guests walk out the door. The perfect ending to any gathering is a safe trip...

Water & Sewer Backup: What You Need to Know

Water & Sewer Backup: What You Need to Know

Backed up sewers can wreak havoc on a home, causing thousands of dollars in damage to floors, walls, furniture and electrical systems.  Sewer backup coverage is available from most insurers for a nominal cost—usually an...