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Is Your Home Winter Ready?

Is Your Home Winter Ready?

Ice and snow can cause homeowners thousands of dollars in damages each year. Common-sense examinations can determine whether your home is winter-ready. Take the time to have a conversation with your Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance Agent. He or she can make sure you have appropriate coverage for any damage related to winter weather.




Christmas Tree Safety Tips for Your Home

Christmas Tree Safety Tips for Your Home
Fake or live, fir or spruce, Christmas trees are a spectacular holiday tradition. But don't get cozy by the hearth just yet. 
Fires related to holiday decorations can be deadly serious. Keep your loved ones safe with our Christmas Tree Safety Tips for Your Home. From choosing the tree to keeping it fresh, we've got advice to help you best!



Holiday Electrical and Fire Safety

Holiday Electrical and Fire Safety

Perhaps it’s no surprise that fires caused by candles spike on Christmas Day, according to the National Fire Protection Association. Increased use of replaces, holiday cooking, and overloaded electrical cords also play a part in making winter the most prevalent season for home fires.




Holiday Lights Safety

Holiday Lights Safety

Keep the Sparkle, Avoid the Sparks with Safe Holiday Lights. Add a festive touch to your home inside and out with holiday lights! But before you start decorating for the holidays, read up on holiday lights safety.




Winterize your home to prevent water damage this winter

Winterize your home to prevent water damage this winter

Water damage to homes is especially common when temperatures plummet. Ice and snow can cause homeowners thousands of dollars in damages each year. Renters should be on the lookout as well; water damage causes a major inconvenience when carpets are soaked (or worse).




14 Easy Ways to Avoid Accidents This Winter

14 Easy Ways to Avoid Accidents This Winter

Brush up on your winter driving skills with our 14 easy ways to avoid auto accidents this winter!




Avoiding Winter Water Damage

Avoiding Winter Water Damage

Water damage is especially common when temperatures plummet— ice and snow cause homeowners thousands of dollars in damages each year. Renters should be on the lookout as well, lest water damage cause major inconvenience when the carpets are soaked (or worse!)




Winter Safety: Avoiding Deer on the Road

Winter Safety: Avoiding Deer on the Road

October, November, and December are dangerous months to be a deer in Virginia—more than half of all deer-car collisions in the state happen in those three months, according to AAA Mid-Atlantic.




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