Tips to Create a Home Inventory

Spring is in the air…finally! After what felt like an endless winter, we’re finally getting closer to warmer temperatures and blooming flowers. No spring season is complete, however, without a little cleaning. If you’re planning on doing some organizing, scrubbing, and disinfecting, it’s also the perfect time to conduct or update your home inventory. Keeping an inventory of your personal belongings will help you and your independent insurance agent make sure you have enough personal property coverage on your home insurance policy and can put your mind at ease if something were to happen to your home, such as a fire, flood, or theft. In the event you experience an emergency like this, having a home inventory on hand can help make the claims process easier. Continue reading “Tips to Create a Home Inventory”

Tips For Protecting Your Valuables

Did you know that your homeowners insurance policy alone may not be enough to protect certain valuables? While homeowners insurance does cover your belongings, these policies have limits — meaning items valued beyond the limits of your policy may not be fully covered in the event of a claim. Luckily, there are a few options for homeowners to ensure their valuables are protected in the event of the unexpected. Continue reading “Tips For Protecting Your Valuables”

Tips For Preventing Ice Dams

As we head deeper into winter, we want to make sure your home is ready for the weather that comes along with it. One of the biggest winter hassles for homeowners in New England comes in the form of ice dams. Beyond damaging your roof and gutters, ice dams can also lead to serious water damage within your home, which is why we wanted to make sure you understand what they are, how they form, and what you can do to prevent them.

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Halloween Safety Tips

The leaves are changing and temperatures are dropping, which can only mean one thing — Fall is officially here! And while your children may be filled with excitement as they count down the days to Halloween, we understand that as parents, this holiday can be a bit more stressful than fun. According to a national survey conducted by Safe Kids Worldwide, 77% of parents have Halloween-related fears, from pedestrian injuries to eating unsafe Halloween treats. Here at Quincy Mutual Group, we want to help you make this holiday safe and fun for everyone, which is why we’ve put together this guide full of tips to get you through costume planning and decorating to a night of trick-or-treating.

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Agency Spotlight — Austin Insurance

Quincy Mutual Group is proud to work with more than 500 independent insurance agents across New England. These insurance agents are committed to serving the needs of individuals and businesses in their local communities, which is why we are excited to announce a new series to highlight them and their amazing work — this month, we’re pleased to feature Austin Insurance as our first #AgencySpotlight!

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Protecting Your Rental Property

As summer winds down, tenants everywhere are moving out and moving in. For landlords and property managers, this is an exciting time, but welcoming new tenants and saying goodbye to old ones can also be stressful. When welcoming new tenants to your property, it’s important to make sure your investment is always protected. Here at Quincy Mutual Group, we understand the unique risks you face, which is why we have a specifically designed coverage option for your unique situation. Continue reading “Protecting Your Rental Property”