VFB Html

Virginia Farm Bureau Information Center

Information Center

Get yourself—and your home—prepared for summer storms

Get yourself—and your home—prepared for summer storms

 

Hurricanes garner more attention, but thunderstorms and lightning can be just as destructive to homes.



Home maintenance is the key to saving money this spring!

Home maintenance is the key to saving money this spring!
Spring has sprung in the commonwealth! And as the Virginia weather gets warmer it's easy to get caught up in spring cleaning and planting.



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.




The Secret To Safely Carving Your Halloween Pumpkin

It's no secret that pumpkin carving can be a little dicey especially when kids are involved. Follow our not-so-secret tips to avoid perilous mishaps this year.




Winterize your home to prevent damage from Old Man Winter

Winterize your home to prevent damage from Old Man 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.




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.




Get an Insurance Quote

Whether auto, home, life, or health, Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance has you covered. Get an insurance quote today.

Smart Start

Teen Driver Discount Program

Get your teenagers’ driving career off to a great start while saving on your auto insurance premiums with our Smart Start Program.