Tag: Sorrento

Light the Sky, Not Your House This July 4th

Hamburgers, hotdogs, parades, and fireworks! The 4th of July is a great American holiday, and fireworks are a tradition the entire Sorrento community enjoys. But first, a word of caution: make sure you light up the sky, and not your home!  Fireworks can reach as high as 1,200 degrees Fahrenheit. The National Fire Protection Agency reports an estimated 17,800 structure fires and about $32 million...

You or Your Car: Who is Insured?

Auto insurance policies are written in complex legal language and most people will purchase a policy without fully understanding what – or who – is actually covered. So if you get in an accident while driving another person’s car, will your auto insurance policy cover you? What about while you are driving a rental car? The fact is that each policy is different and typically...

How to Minimize the Fire Hazards in Your Home

Your home is probably your most valuable possession; losing it to fire is unimaginable – but it happens. As a homeowner, you can take steps to minimize the fire hazards in your home and not only protect your loved one, but also avoid expensive property damage. Plan an Escape Route Every family member should be involved in a fire safety plan so each person knows exactly what...

Don’t Let Water Damage Soak Through Your Savings

Damage to a home can be costly and time-consuming to repair, but the dangers associated with water damage extend beyond the immediately obvious. Even surfaces that do not feel wet to the touch may conceal serious damage to internal structures and this can lead to even greater repair costs down the line. If the damage isn’t covered by your homeowner’s insurance then expect the repair...