Category Archives: wildfires

Preparing an Effective Evacuation Plan

    In the event of a sudden emergency such as a wildfire, you may have just minutes to gather your family and important papers, and get out of your house, possibly for good. Are you prepared? With preparation and … Continue reading

Going Camping? Keep Your High-Tech Gear Safe With These Tips

          First things first: Do you really need to bring your tablet or laptop on your camping trip in Yosemite or another campsite in Northern California? Are you really going to watch a movie instead of … Continue reading

Last Minute Wildfire Preparation

  If you are in an area with a sudden wildfire, or have a friend or family member who is, please follow this last minute checklist.   Stay safe out there, California!      

4th of July Safety Tips

      Severe burns, amputations, blindness, and, in some cases, deaths are often the result of 4th of July celebrations. CAL FIRE’s Office of the State Fire Marshal has the following tips:   ▪ Local ordinances should be verified … Continue reading

Do You Have Enough Coverage to Rebuild Your Home?

      Imagine how devastating it would be to lose your home in a fire. Now imagine not being able to rebuild it completely because you didn’t have the correct amount of insurance.   Selecting the proper amount of … Continue reading

Preparing an Effective Evacuation Plan

      We have seen the recent headlines of the destructive fire in Arizona and the families who have been evacuated from their homes. In the event of a sudden emergency such as a wildfire, you may have just … Continue reading

May 1-7 is Declared Wildfire Awareness Week in California

If you live in California, you live in an area prone to wildfire. Are you prepared? Governor Brown has declared May 1st-7th Wildfire Awareness Week. To help promote it, here are some tips to be sure you are adequately covered for a … Continue reading

Protect Your Vacant Home!

Whether your home is seasonally unoccupied, your tenant recently left, or your property is vacant due to unforeseen circumstances, check out these tips on how to protect your vacant property from damage. Residential Property Owners: Keep wind and water out … Continue reading

Smokey the Bear Says…

Only YOU can prevent wildfires! Now that we are approaching the dry summer months, we are at risk for wildfires! California has had the most costly wildfires in recent years. Read on to learn the facts of California wildfires, and how you … Continue reading