As the winter temperatures set in, we want to make sure your home and family are prepared for the colder weather. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, winter home fires account for an average of 890 deaths and $2 billion in property losses every year. Heating-related fires are the second leading cause of home fires, followed only by cooking fires. Keep your family and home safe this year by following these important steps. Continue reading “Winter Fire Prevention Tips”
As summer winds down, many renters are packing up their belongings and getting ready for moving day! Getting the keys to your new place is an exciting time, and here at Quincy Mutual Group, we want to make sure your home is everything you want and need it to be. To help, we’re offering up some insights about what to look for before you move-in, along with a few tips for protecting your belongings and settling in.
There’s no time like the summer to gather family and friends at your home for a party! Whether you’re hosting an intimate dinner party or the neighborhood block party, a host has many responsibilities. Here at Quincy Mutual Group, we want to make sure your party is memorable for all of the right reasons, which is why we’re offering up a few tips to help you keep your guests safe and your home protected.
How are you getting ready for the holidays? Whether it’s by baking batches of your favorite cookies or by doing some last minute cleaning, fire safety should be on everyone’s holiday preparation list!
The risk of home fire is at its greatest during cold winter months. Festive things like string lights, Christmas trees, Menorahs, and holiday parties can all increase this risk. Follow our tips for a safer holiday season. Continue reading “Holiday Fire Safety Guide”
In the summer … we grill. (Actually, there are quite a few New Englanders who will grill all year long despite a raging blizzard…) But, for the most part, most people fire up the grill in the warmer months and enjoy that char-grilled taste all summer long. Continue reading “Summer Grilling Safety Tips”