Category: Homeowner Insurance

Enhance Your Property’s Value By Preserving Custom Features

Enhance your property’s value by preserving custom features - The Cincinnati Insurance Companies blog Unique architectural features can greatly enhance the value of your building. The range of materials found in today’s architecture is vast and changing constantly as new materials and technologies are developed. Vintage or custom features such as wall surfaces, tile and carvings are just a few of the items you’ll want... Read Article

How To Keep The Bite Out of Your Dog’s Bark

The 140th edition of the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show recently wrapped up, the annual competition where the nation's most premiere pooches vie for a shot at the coveted "Best In Show" title. Approximately 3,000 dogs participate in the annual contest, each impeccably groomed. Even more impressive than their appearance, though, is their obedience. So much so, the mere possibility of a handler being bitten... Read Article

The Five Most Common Causes Of Fire At Home

The thought of all your belongings literally going up in flames is a frightening one indeed, but every year, that's exactly what happens to hundreds of thousands of Americans. Since 2009, no fewer than 362,500 people have seen their homes destroyed by fire, according to the National Fire Protection Association. Whenever a residential fire occurs, there's always an investigation in the aftermath, led by officials,... Read Article

Heat Exhaustion: What It Is And How To Treat It

If this past spring is any indication of what this summer will be like, the season could be a real scorcher. April was a record-setting month for the United States and the world, as it was the 17th warmest April on record for the lower 48 states and the 4th warmest ever across the globe, according to temperature data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. One... Read Article

Housing Market 2015 To See The Return Of First-Time Home Buyers

With rents rising faster than incomes, many Millennials are expected to start looking to buy homes of their own. What they will find are much more favorable conditions than they have seen in years, including lower down payment mortgages, looser lending standards and a bigger selection of homes to choose from. Here are four housing market trends economists and other industry experts expect to see... Read Article