Home Insurance

Importance of Automatic Water Shut Off Valves

On today's Risk Management Minute, I discuss the importance of Automatic Water Shut Off Valves. Please watch the video below for the details. Contact us to discuss this and other preventive risk management tips. Providing Peace of Mind Through Proactive Service Deland, Gibson: a Trusted Choice, Five Star Accredited independent insurance agency. Established in Massachusetts in 1900, Deland, Gibson is a 4th [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:20:02+00:00September 11th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Do You Rent Out Your Home or Condo?

Not so long ago if you had a property you wanted to rent out, you ran an ad in the paper or found a property management company. It was easy to find tenants and you were able to earn some income off of your property. Today, online services like Airbnb or HomeAway have made it incredibly easy for property owners [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:20:03+00:00March 7th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Employee Spotlight: Randy Schukraft

Randy works as an Account Manager in the personal lines division working with clients on their personal home, auto, umbrella insurance and other risk personal risk management. Randy is also an avid runner. He recently participated in the "Run to the Clouds" which is a race up Mount Washington! Here is his take: The 53nd annual “Run to the Clouds” [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:20:25+00:00July 29th, 2013|Categories: Personal Insurance|Tags: , |

Protecting Your Home While on Vacation

Most people know when they go away on vacation to be extra careful while in an unfamiliar place. However, while preparing for a trip, people often neglect taking the same precautions for their own home. Leaving your home and belongings unattended for an extended period of time can make individuals and their family an easy target for burglary and theft. [...]

Under Insurance A Major Problem for Homeowners

Throughout the years we’ve talked to thousands of people who have lost their homes to natural disasters or fires and the results we’ve found are quite shocking. Over 90% of these people are badly uninsured. Losing your home can be one of the most traumatizing events that will ever happen to you and on top of that to then find out that you will not be getting the full value of your home [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:20:32+00:00July 17th, 2012|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |