June, 2012

Leak detection

sometimes leaks are easy to find, a running toilet or broken pipe, but many times slower leaks are harder to find. On many occasions we find water in locations opposite to where the problem starts, since water has a way of traveling from one end of the house to another undetected under floors and inside […]

Are plumbing repairs ever covered by homeowners insurance?

Your homeowners policy protects your home from unexpected damages but not unexpected repairs. Your policy, for the most part, covers your for “sudden or accidental damage” to your property and expenses related to those events. So when are plumbing repairs covered? plumbing repair will always be covered if it is not the cause of the damage, in […]

IDENTITY THEFT HOW TO PREVENT BECOMING A VICTIM

Identity Theft: is still the fastest growing, white-collar crime in America: • The Federal Trade Commission has some great information and resources on their special website dedicated to identity theft prevention: http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/idtheft/index.html • Other companies such as the U.S. Postal Service are sending out pamphlets with preventative measure to avoid becoming a victim of identity theft. Examples […]