Homeowners: Best Ways to Keep Your Home Safe During the Summer Months

The summer months can be destructive for your home if you need to update your homeowner’s insurance policy now is the time to do it get ahold of agent at Insurance Pro Group Inc. in Duluth, GA before summers arrival.

They average 53 inches of rain a year with devastating storms, tornados, and the occasional tropical storm or even hurricanes and of course flooding. The weather alone is enough to make homeowners nervous about keeping their homes safe during the summer months. Of course, you can’t prepare for a tornado you just have to ride it out and hope for the best. With an average of 53 inches of rain and being in hurricane country fold insurance is a must-have to help protect your home.

Make sure your trees are trimmed and well managed if you have an old rotting tree on your property have it removed so it doesn’t end up in your living room. BBQ grills especially if they are near the house should be chained or somehow attached to the ground so they will stay put. If a storm is brewing and your patio furniture is not securely in place bring it inside. If you have a garage make sure you put any toys, trash/recycle bins, etc. in the garage. Simply put if you can securely attach it to something outside do it because you may not always be home when the weather gets nasty.

Make sure you keep toys and other obstacles off the walkways and steps so if you have company, they do not trip and fall on them that could be a liability suit.

If you can stain your decks and outside furniture so the sun doesn’t harm them. There are a lot of things you can do to keep your home safe during the summer. We focused on mostly weather-related incidents because the weather is so unpredictable and can be very dangerous.

Make sure your homeowner’s insurance policy is up to date and has coverage for everything you need before summer arrives call Pro Group Inc. in Duluth, GA to make an appointment.