Homeowner’s Academy

 

This is your guide to interesting facts, tips and general homeowner information. We hope you find the information useful – and feel free to share with friends!

 

Why Is Florida Homeowners Insurance Going Up?

The perfect storm brewing in the state’s property insurance marketplace has made landfall

Top Locations Overdue for a Natural Disaster - A Survival Guide

Here are the U.S. locations that may be considered “overdue” for a natural disaster. Here’s why…

How to Prevent Vandals from Entering Your Home

We’ve outlined some steps you can take to deter theives from targeting your house.

Why Is Florida Homeowners Insurance Going Up?

The perfect storm brewing in the state’s property insurance
marketplace has made landfall.

Top Locations Overdue for a Natural Disaster - A Survival Guide

Here are the U.S. locations that may be considered “overdue” for a
natural disaster. Here’s why…

How to Prevent Vandals from Entering Your Home

We’ve outlined some steps you can take to deter theives from targeting
your house.

15 Under $15: DIY Holiday Decorations for Your Florida Home

15 Under $15: DIY Holiday Decorations for Your Florida Home The holiday season is upon us! Between cooking, cleaning, and shopping for gifts, it’s often hard to find the time or money to spend on holiday decorations. Fortunately, decking your home for the holidays...

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Are These Fire Hazards Lurking in Your Florida Home?

The overnight hours are supposed to be a time to relax, let the day’s cares drift away and dream of even better things for tomorrow. But approximately half of home fire-related deaths result from fires that start between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m. What a nightmare! In...

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Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

The beginning of each season brings a unique list of home maintenance work. Between slightly cooler temperatures and daylight hours getting shorter, fall is an ideal time to cross off large portions of your home maintenance to-do list. To keep your home in great shape...

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What Is “Wind Mitigation” and Why Do I Need It?

Homeowners can receive substantial credits for outfitting their homes with windstorm mitigation features that withstand or are more resistant to high winds. We highly recommend that Florida homeowners, especially those living in more hurricane-prone regions, consider...

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