January 2011

Should You Insure Art? - & Tips & Info.

According to the I.I.I (Insurance Information Institute), regardless of whether you are purchasing your first piece of art or adding to an existing collection, proper insurance is essential in order to financially protect your investment in the event it is lost, stolen or damaged. If you have a current collection it is important to get… Read more »

Decoding Winter Weather Terms - & Tips & Info.

Ever wonder what the winter weather terms really mean, how they decide what to issue and what exactly they are telling you to expect in terms of weather. Check out our winter weather cheat sheet to help you make informed decisions. Winter Storm Watch – this means possible hazardous conditions due to snow, sleet, ice… Read more »

Power Outage Emergency Kit: What to Include - & Tips & Info.

The Southeast is getting hammered with with snow, freezing rains and high winds. Some areas may experience a power outage. It is always a good idea to maintain an Emergency Outage Kit that can be easily located in the event of an outage (think in the dark). Items to include: flashlight battery powered radio batteries… Read more »

Renters Insurance - & Tips & Info.

Renters insurance is important for anyone renting or subletting a home or apartment. Did you know that property owners are required to hold homeowners coverage, however that coverage only protects the structure of the house and not the renters personal property inside the home? If there was a fire and all items inside were destroyed… Read more »

Hoarders and Pack Out Inventory - & Tips & Info.

The New Year is a time to turn over a new leaf and make resolutions. How many of us made a resolution to de-clutter our lives? We are inundated with shows about hoarders and pack-rats on TV. Watching those shows makes me want to jump up and clean out my closets. However, for some it… Read more »