Heat Wave

Living in the beautiful Sunshine State comes with its perks, but it also means dealing with intense heat during the summer months. As a Floridian, it’s essential to be aware of the risks associated with extreme temperatures, particularly heat stroke. In this blog, we’ll explore what heat stroke is, its potential dangers, and most importantly, […]

Leak Prevention

Water damage can be a homeowner’s worst nightmare, causing extensive property damage, costly repairs, and potential health hazards. And in Florida, water damage risks are more heightened, nearly half of all Homeowner Insurance claims are not caused by catastrophic events but rather by more typical occurrences such as leaks, plumbing issues, or accidental water damage. […]

Smart Home Technology

Smart home technology refers to a collection of electronic devices, systems, and appliances that can be controlled remotely or programmed to perform tasks automatically. These devices are typically connected to the internet and can be controlled through a smartphone, tablet, or other internet-enabled device. Smart home technology allows homeowners to automate and control various aspects […]

Preparing Finances

Here in Florida, we think about the weather. A lot. We think about how to prepare our homes and families to stay safe and secure through tropical storms, hurricanes, severe rainstorms and flooding, and even tornados. We think about weather forecasts and evacuation routes. We think about caring for our pets during and after a […]

Wind and trees

Hurricane-force winds can literally blow the roof off a home – and cause other damage. Tropical storm winds can also make things interesting for Florida homeowners. To help limit wind damage, homeowners can take several important steps to make their homes more resistant and keep their families as safe as possible. When they do, they […]

House Savings

It is frustrating how everything seems to be more expensive these days. Wouldn’t it be nice to hear some good news about costs going down for once? Well, when it comes to Florida insurance premiums, homeowners actually can see some relief in their pocketbooks – you just have to know where to look.  Talk to […]


While most of us look forward to the lazy dog days of summer and extra time vacationing with family and friends, others use this time to burglarize.  In fact, according to the U.S. Dept. of Justice, most burglaries happen in the summertime between the June and August – and most happen between 10 a.m. and […]

Summer Heat

Florida’s warm subtropical climate can create gorgeous beach days and bring wonderful sea breezes – something we all love about our great state.  However, in the hot summer months, our climate can create extreme heat and high humidity, which can decrease the body’s ability to dissipate heat and maintain a normal temperature. This can lead […]

Safe Place During a Storm

Did you know that Florida emergency management officials typically recommend that residents who do not live in an evacuation zone stay home during most tropical storms and hurricanes? While this does not include people who are in poor health, elderly, or in the last trimester of pregnancy, this does mean most of us should be […]