April 26, 2021

Buying your first home? All you need to know about property insurance

The whole process can be a bit overwhelming, especially for someone who has not experienced it before. Insurance Brokers represent a group of insurance companies offering hundreds of different products and services at the right price for their client.

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March 15, 2019

Flood Risk: Here’s what homeowners can do!

Homeowners are falling behind when it comes to protecting their homes from catastrophic events. As the frequency and severity of events increase across the country so should the preventative measures being taken by homeowners. This is especially the case when it comes to flooding. In fact, the number of homes […]

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February 15, 2018

Prevent Damage to Your Home by Preventing and Removing Ice Dams

Ice dams are a common winter roofing problem that many are faced with. If the problem is ignored it can cause extensive damage to your roof, paint, gutters, interior, or dry wall. What is an ice dam? An ice dam is caused when snow melts on the upper warmer parts […]

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November 17, 2017

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s engagement has us thinking DIAMONDS – and how to protect yours!

While everyone is busy thinking about the ring Prince Harry put on Meghan Markle’s finger, we are busy thinking about the rings you have on yours. The three-stone engagement ring which was reportedly designed by Prince Harry himself features diamonds from both Botswana (a recent vacation destination of the love […]

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May 6, 2015

Overland Water Protection

Ask us about Overland Water Protection According to Environment Canada, over the past sixty years our atmosphere has been getting warmer and wetter. Climate change could bring about another overland flood such as the storm in Burlington last year that saw 190mm of rain fall within hours causing severe damage. […]

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April 23, 2015

Spring Cleaning Checklist

Spring is in the air and there’s no better time to organize your home, clean it, and get it ready for a new season. It’s also a good time to tackle clutter in the home, which can lead to fire hazards, excessive mould, and unwanted animals. Here’s our spring checklist […]

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June 3, 2014

Mortgage Insurance – What you should know

Mortgage Insurance If you own a home, it is highly likely you have what the banks call Mortgage Insurance, issued by them, which is attached to your home mortgage. Therein lays one of the biggest and most convoluted perceptions of what in fact this product is and what it isn’t. […]

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March 21, 2014

Water Damage & Sewer Back-up

Water Damage & Sewer Back-up by Cathy Cornhill, Director of Operations, Personal Lines Whether we want to acknowledge it or not, global warming and extreme weather patterns are expected to have an increased impact on our world in the next decade.  Rarely a week goes by that we don’t read […]

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January 8, 2014

Reducing the Risk of Basement Flooding

Basement flooding can be a substantial problem for homeowners as it can cause damage to the structure of the home, destroy personal property and can create health risks for the residents of the home. Although there is always a chance that a home may experience a flood, there are steps […]

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February 8, 2013

‘When should I contact my broker?’

To ensure that you are properly rated and that you have disclosed all required information to your insurance company, it is important to review the details of your policy on a regular basis. In order to personalize your policies we need to be aware of changes that may have taken […]

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