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Preparing to Care for Elderly Parents

Written By Charlotte Insurance on November 13, 2018. It has 0 comments.

a woman caring for her aging mother

No one wants to think about getting older, and we certainly don’t want to think about our parents aging. But it’s happening, slowly but surely. If you’re facing the reality that your parents are elderly, more frail than before, and facing new health problems, it’s time to start preparing for how they’ll be cared for […]

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Home for the Holidays: Traveling Tips for Stress-Free Holiday Travel

Written By Charlotte Insurance on November 12, 2018. It has 0 comments.

luggage representing holiday travel tips

Getting ready for the holidays, especially when you know you’ll be traveling, is stressful enough. Which means the last thing you want is a stressful drive, too. Before you get on the road this holiday season, do a few things to make the entire trip easier on you and your family. Try our tips to […]

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Ladder Safety Tips

Written By Charlotte Insurance on November 9, 2018. It has 0 comments.

a ladder following ladder safety tips

More than 90,000 people go to the emergency room every year because they fell off a ladder, and more than 80 percent of construction workers fall off a ladder on the job according to reports from U.S. Product Safety Commission reports. Ladders are convenient and necessary to get a lot of jobs around your home […]

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7 Ways to Honor Veterans This Veterans Day

Written By Charlotte Insurance on November 7, 2018. It has 0 comments.

Veterans Day in Charlotte

The United States is the land of the free because of the brave — brave military members who fight for us and protect us, at home and abroad. This Veterans Day, take a moment to honor their service. Visit a Veteran’s Hospital You can go to the Charlotte Health Care Center or travel to Salisbury […]

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Fireplace and Wood Stove Maintenance

Written By Charlotte Insurance on November 7, 2018. It has 0 comments.

a fireplace needing to follow our fireplace and wood stove maintenance tips

Every winter, when the use of fireplaces and wood stoves increase, the chance of a house fire increases as well. The best way to prevent a tragedy in your home this winter is to properly maintain your fireplace or wood stove. Here’s what you need to know about fireplace and wood stove maintenance. Maintenance You […]

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Fall Home Maintenance Tips to Prevent Claims

Written By Charlotte Insurance on November 5, 2018. It has 0 comments.

a home that's in need of our home maintenance tips

To keep your home running smoothly, you already know you need to maintain it, especially as the seasons change. But there’s another reason you need to do it, too — to prevent an emergency in your home that requires calling your insurance company. Make sure you follow these fall home maintenance tips and avoid unnecessary […]

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Fall Driving Hazards

Written By Charlotte Insurance on October 30, 2018. It has 0 comments.

fall driving hazards

Every season has its good sides and its hazards. Yes, even the mildness of fall. As the weather changes, so will driving conditions out on the road. Beware of these hazards so you can keep yourself and others safe.  More Rain When it hasn’t rained in a while, both dust and oil accumulate on the […]

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12 Halloween Safety Tips

Written By Charlotte Insurance on October 25, 2018. It has 0 comments.

halloween safety tips

Halloween is a time of spooky fun, celebration, and fun costumes. Kids roam the neighborhood, trick-or-treating and having a good time with their friends. Adults get a night to feel like a kid again.. But that doesn’t mean it’s a risk-free holiday, especially if you’re decorating, throwing a party, or expecting to give out lots […]

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How to Improve Peace of Mind When Moving to a New Home

Written By Charlotte Insurance on October 12, 2018. It has 0 comments.

moving tips

  Let’s face it, moving home is a stressful experience for anyone. Whether you’re just moving a couple of streets away, or you’re exploring a completely new city, there’s so much to think about that it can feel as though you’re losing your mind. It’s no wonder that so many people say that moving into […]

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All-Risk vs. Named Peril: Which is Right for You?

Written By Charlotte Insurance on September 18, 2018. It has 0 comments.

what's the difference between named peril and all-risk insurance?

Are you convinced that all home insurance policies are the same? Think again. While the standard coverage that most homeowners buy is an all-risk policy, it’s not the only choice you have. The alternative option is named peril coverage. What’s the difference, and which is right for you? Here’s what you need to know about […]

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