Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

Written By Charlotte Insurance on January 21, 2020. It has 0 comments.

a man preparing his Charlotte, NC home for winter

Want to keep your home and family as safe as possible this winter? Make sure you take care of things around your home before the winter storms hit. A little maintenance now will save you from potential damage and problems later. Use this checklist to prepare your home for the cold weather ahead and prevent […]

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Start the Year Off Right with an Annual Insurance Review

Written By Charlotte Insurance on December 17, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a person reviewing their insurance as part of their annual insurance review

It might not be as glamorous or exciting as setting New Year’s resolutions and posting progress pictures on Instagram, but there’s one thing you need to add to your “new year, new you list”: an annual insurance review. No, it won’t take up too much time, and yes, it will help you at some point […]

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Holiday Travel Plans? Make Sure You Plan Ahead

Written By Charlotte Insurance on December 6, 2019. It has 0 comments.

an airplane with families from Charlotte traveling over the holidays

Ready to get on the road and head out on your holiday travels? Make sure you plan ahead to keep yourself, your family, and your home safe. Follow our tips to stay safe during your road trip and to reduce the chance of your home being robbed while you’re out of town. Road Trip If […]

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Being a Good (and Responsible) Thanksgiving Host

Written By Charlotte Insurance on November 21, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a family in charlotte, nc enjoying a thanksgiving dinner

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and it’s your turn to host family and friends. Whether it’s your first time or you do this every year, there’s a lot to do and remember. You want it to be fun for everyone, but you also want everyone to be safe. Here’s what you need to know […]

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4 Things to Know About Condo Insurance

Written By Charlotte Insurance on October 22, 2019. It has 0 comments.

condo in need of charlotte condo insurance

Owning a condo is a great option for people from all walks of life. Empty nesters and retirees have less house to take care of. Newlyweds can have a nice home before they start a family. Small families can have the space they need instead of owning too much home. And if you hate doing […]

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Fire Prevention Week 2019

Written By Charlotte Insurance on October 6, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a home on fire during fire prevention week of 2019

Not every hero wears a cape, so plan and practice your escape in case of a home fire. Fire Prevention Week (October 6-12) is an excellent time to educate everyone in your home and in your life on how they can keep themselves safe from home fires.  In a typical home, you may have as […]

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Renting Out Your Home – Is It Worth the Risk?

Written By Charlotte Insurance on September 30, 2019. It has 0 comments.

house that may need rental

Renting your home out sounds like a great way to make money or to hold onto a property you’re not living in. With the right tenants and an understanding the responsibilities you have has a landlord, it can be a sound way to build your income. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t any risks involved.  […]

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Chimney Maintenance

Written By Charlotte Insurance on September 26, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a fireplace belonging to someone who followed some fireplace and chimney safety tips

Winter is just around the corner — don’t let the last few warm days fool you. If you’re dreaming of a crackling fire on a cold night, now is the time to think about your chimney and fireplace. Proper care and maintenance not only keeps your fireplace functioning properly, it prevents damage and disasters. Here’s […]

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Hazard Insurance: What It Is and What It Isn’t

Written By Charlotte Insurance on September 23, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a couple ready to learn about hazard insurance

Are you buying a new home? Did your mortgage lender tell you that you need hazard insurance as a requirement for the purchase and you can’t go to closing until you have it? You know you need homeowners insurance, but you didn’t know about hazard insurance! Don’t panic. Hazard insurance isn’t a special kind of […]

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Fall and Fire Pits

Written By Charlotte Insurance on September 2, 2019. It has 0 comments.

fire pit safety tips

Fall weather is in the air, and the heat has started to lift. What better time to hang out with friends or enjoy a peaceful moment at home around your fire pit? Fire pits are popular in fall weather as homeowners extend their living space to the back yard or their patio. If you’re ready […]

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