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June 28th, 2017 by Lehigh Agency

Prevent Water Damage From Toilet Failure With These 7 Recommendations

Leaky plumbing fixtures and burst pipes are common reasons for home and commercial water damage insurance claims every year.  In a study conducted by IBHS, closed water damage claims were analyzed to determine the leading causes of significant damage claims and the surrounding details. The leading cause was toilet failure, and the average cost of damages for this was about $5,500. This figure did not... Read Article

Does a Homeowner Policy Cover a Home-Based Business?

With recent advances in both technology and the internet, even more people are running home-based businesses, full-time or part-time. But will your homeowner’s policy cover the risks of a home-based business? In nearly every case, the answer is no. Exceptions exist, in the form of special endorsements, such as an endorsement to run a child-care operation from your home, yet fewer and fewer companies offer... Read Article

PWC ~ Water sport NOT Water Toy!

Today is one of those late spring days when one can feel summer right around the corner: the sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and the weather person tells us our thermometers will likely reach 75! On days like these, it is hard not to daydream about all the blissful summer days ahead. Many of us will spend those days enjoying the great outdoors... Read Article

More Tips From Our Agents!

Connie If you have an accident and your car is not drive-able or in the repair shop for a few days how will get to work or get your children to school?  If you will need a rental car, you can add this coverage to your policy for as little as $8 a year!  Check your policies to see if you have rental car (transportation... Read Article

4 Simple Resolutions For the New Year!

As we turn the pages on our calendars in preparation for the new year, perhaps it is also the time for us to consider making a few lifestyle changes to help insure our health and happiness throughout the year ahead.  Maybe instead of making a long list of impossible resolutions we will begin to neglect by mid-January, we should resolve to focus our energy toward... Read Article