Call Us 413-592-8118

Preventing Ice Dams On Your Roof

Ice dams are a fact of life in snowy areas of the country. Insurance companies pay millions of dollars for claims involving ice dams that cause roof leaks every year, but it’s never enough to cover the time and aggravation of getting things fixed correctly. The...

Does my homeowners policy cover dog bites?

About 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs each year. The rate of dog bite-related injuries is highest for children between 5 to 9 years old. Homeowners and renters insurance policies typically cover dog bite liability legal expenses, up to the liability limits...

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and according to a survey, more people than ever are aware of the danger distracted drivers pose on the road. Drivers say that distracted driving is the number one traffic-related issue as a safety concern. Texting or...

Whose tree is it, anyway?

With all the wind shaking up New England this past weekend, the list of property damage is long…and leaves lots of questions about whose tree hit whose home–and who pays the damages. Here’s the basic rule to follow: No matter where a tree came from if it...

Tips to Prevent Flooding & Other Water-related Issues

The latest forecasts indicate that we can expect heavy rain with the possibility of ice today into Saturday. This, coupled with the recent snowstorms, create the potential for flooding and other water-related issues. Before the rain moves in, here are a few tips to...