ATLANTA INSURANCE ARTICLES

Check out these great articles about home, auto, business & other insurance

Do you need insurance for your home-based business?

How do I insure my home-based business in Atlanta, GA?

August 17, 2017

You’ve decided to start that business that you’ve dreamed about for years. It’s a small business based out of your home. You’re doing what you love and you’re ecstatic to get started. Everything’s all set and ready to go…except the insurance. How are you going to insure your home-based business? The truth of the matter … Read more

How to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning in Atlanta

August 15, 2017

You know it’s your job to protect your family and your children from household threats. You do everything you can to keep your loved ones safe, but there’s a threat that you might not have considered because it’s completely invisible. It’s colorless, tasteless, and odorless. We’re talking about carbon monoxide (kind of like carbon dioxide, … Read more

Atlanta car insurance: Collision coverage vs. comprehensive coverage for your car

August 10, 2017

What kind of coverage does your car have? Do you know what your auto insurance does and does not cover? A car is a pretty big investment…perhaps second only to the insurance! Insurance can get confusing, especially when it comes to vehicles. Today we tackle several questions relating to the car portion of your car … Read more

Make sure that your college student is properly insured.

How to make sure your college student is properly insured

August 8, 2017

The moment has arrived. Your baby is headed off to college. They’re all grown up and ready to venture into the world. You know that it’s time for them to spread their wings. And you’ve got a lot on your mind, too, with your student heading off to college – dorm room decor, last-minute shopping, … Read more

Childproofing the home is essential for keeping kids safe.

The childproofing jackpot: 17 helpful tips for parents to keep kids safe

August 3, 2017

As a parent, you know it’s your responsibility to keep your child safe and making your home a happy, loving place. They count on you to chase away the monsters under the bed, but they also need you to protect them from very real dangers around the house. Sure, you have home insurance to protect … Read more

Do you know what exclusions your home insurance has?

You need to know these 10 surprising Atlanta home insurance exclusions

August 1, 2017

How well do you know your home insurance policy? Are you best buddies, or casual acquaintances that only talk when they need something from each other? The reason that we ask is that it’s important that you’re familiar with your policy. See, there are these things called exclusions, meaning things that aren’t covered by the … Read more

Umbrella insurance provides additional coverage.

What is personal umbrella liability insurance and why should you consider it?

July 27, 2017

You know how important it is to be insured. You have home insurance and car insurance. You’re happy with your coverage and your premiums. But have you ever considered if your limits of coverage on those liability policies are enough? What if there comes a day when you have a claim that blows those limits … Read more

Do you know how much home insurance you need?

How much home insurance do I need for my Atlanta house?

July 25, 2017

Your Atlanta home is one of your greatest assets. A house is a big investment, but we know that it’s more than that. Your house is your home, your shelter. Sure, you might have the occasional maintenance issue, but you wouldn’t trade it for anything. And to protect your home, you need to make sure … Read more

Perils of the rainy season: Summertime severe thunderstorm safety

July 20, 2017

Summer is prime time for severe thunderstorms. Hot and humid weather often contributes to the formation of storms. Hmm…hot and humid? Sounds like Atlanta, right? Severe thunderstorms can be terrifying, with the torrential rain and cracks of thunder that can shake a house. Only certain thunderstorms are declared “severe,” but if they are they can … Read more

Flooding isn't covered in standard homeowners policies.

Flood insurance FAQs: The truth about flooding and your insurance

July 18, 2017

  Imagine this. It’s the Atlanta rainy season. It’s hot, humid, and pouring down rain as it’s wont to do in the summer months. It’s been raining heavily. You get home from work one day, eager to escape into the air conditioning after a muggy ride home, and burst inside. You put down your things … Read more

Part Two – How to choose a company to install a fence around your yard

July 13, 2017

You’re ready to invest thousands of dollars in a new fence. Doesn’t it make sense to learn some of the common mistakes fence installers make? In Part 1 of this series, we discussed what to look for when selecting a fence company in Atlanta. In Part 2, we’ll examine a few shortcuts fencing contractors might … Read more

Part One – How to choose a company to install a fence around your yard

July 11, 2017

If you’re looking to have a fence installed around your yard, listen up! In today’s article, we interview Eddie Clark, CFP of Accent Fence. He offers some awesome tips on selecting the right fence contractor in Atlanta. In this two-part series, we’ll investigate what to look for before choosing someone to work with. Eddie was … Read more

Summertime grilling safety tips (Or how to grill without burning the house down)

July 7, 2017

Now that we’re well into the summer, you might be thinking about having a barbecue and inviting your friends, family, and neighbors over for an old-school grill-out. You’ve bought the burgers, the chicken, the hot dogs, and, of course, the condiments (which, let’s face it, are the best part.) So grocery-wise you’re all set. You’re … Read more

Part Two – How to choose a business to repair an alloy wheel

July 5, 2017

You’re driving down the road, just cruising along on your way home from work, when BAM! What was that noise? Turns out you hit a nasty pothole, and when you get to your house you realize that your tire has lost air pressure. In Part One of this series, we talked to Manny Heredia of … Read more

Part One – How to choose a business to repair an alloy wheel

July 3, 2017

You just ran your car through the local car wash. Ah, now your car is nice and shiny! You’re drying your car, and…wait a minute. Are those scratch marks on your beautiful alloy wheel? Then you remember – yesterday you lent your car to your teenage daughter, who just got her driver’s license. Yikes! What … Read more