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Home Safety Tips for Peace of Mind

Keeping your home safe is a worry for every homeowner. These tips will help protect your home against potential problems. Prepare for Severe Weather Severe weather preparation is crucial to avoiding damage in the event of storms. Make sure your … Continue reading

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Mel Foster Insurance Earns Leadership Circle Status

Mel Foster Co. Inc. is proud to announce its insurance division, Mel Foster Insurance, has earned a spot in the 2017 Leadership Circle for Integrity Insurance, a property and casualty carrier.  This recognition honors the top-tier of agencies for their … Continue reading

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Planning Ahead for Flooding.

Dealing with the aftermath of a flood is difficult. Follow these helpful tips to make sure your family and home are protected. If you have any concerns about living in an area prone to flooding, first make sure you are … Continue reading

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How To Compile A Home Inventory.

Creating an inventory of your home’s contents is important, not only for insurance purposes, but also for creating peace of mind. It helps verify what items you own in case you suffer a loss due to fire, a natural disaster … Continue reading

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Insurance Basics For First Time Buyers.

You’ve compared the costs of renting vs. owning, and home ownership is in your future. As you budget for new household expenses, be sure to include homeowners insurance, which is usually more expensive than what you are paying for renters … Continue reading

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After The Storm: What To Do When Your Home Is Damaged.

The first thing you need to do is assess the damage to your property. Always be sure that you aren’t in danger and that the storm is completely finished. Start by checking the outside of the home for any damage … Continue reading

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Insure It Before You Move In

Moving to a new home is the perfect opportunity to shop around for homeowners insurance. Ask your current agent for a cost for insurance for your new house. That figure can be compared to the cost your Mel Foster Insurance … Continue reading

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