Category Archives: Winterize

WSP Gives Winter Driving Safety Advice

4
Dec
2015

As many of us travel to see family for the holidays, we’d like to remind you to please be safe – and if weather conditions change, consider changing your plans and staying at home.  If you are witness to an […]


Is Your Vehicle Ready for Fall?

15
Oct
2015

Is your vehicle ready for the cold and rainy season?  A little preparation now can save you lots of hassle later… Check out our tips, invest some TLC, and take fall by storm!  Here’s to a safer winter commute!  


Fire Deaths in Washington State Linked to Home Heating Equipment

12
Jan
2015

A recent  press release by the Office of the State Fire Marshal reminds to be careful when using indoor space heaters during these cold winter months.  Please stay warm — safely!!   Four people have been killed in two recent […]


10 Tips To Avoid Water Damage to Your Home

15
Oct
2014

There are ways to protect yourself against costly water losses and claims.  Follow these ten easy tips to keep your home safe and well-maintained: Outside: 1.  Disconnect Hoses Standing water in a hose may freeze back into the pipe and […]


5 Tips to Prevent Frozen Pipes: What To Do When Jack Frost Strikes

8
Feb
2014

We’ve experienced some record low temperatures in Western Washington recently.  Brrr.  Baby, it sure is cold outside. This is the time when your pipes need some extra TLC.  Having to deal with a frozen pipe can range from a minor […]


4 Ways To Prevent Damage As Snow Melts

20
Jan
2012

Just in time for this week’s wintry snowstorm (and ensuing snow melt) that hit the Pacific Northwest, PEMCO Insurance published a very helpful article on how to prevent additional damage (after the risk of fender benders and falling trees) from melting […]


8 Items To Have In Your Car Emergency Kit

12
Dec
2011

Whether you are planning on traveling over the hills and through the woods this winter, or just down the highway, please don’t forget to get your car and equipment winter-ready!  Snow storms can hit fast – and whether you have a […]


8 Chimney and Wood Fireplace Safety Tips – and the Value of Renter’s Insurance

29
Nov
2011

As you get ready to spend cozy evenings by the fireplace, be sure to do a little “winter proofing” so you can safely enjoy the Holiday season. Here are some tips to winterize your chimney and fireplace: ~Invite a chimney sweep over […]


6 Winterizing Tips for Your Classic Car

19
Nov
2011

As temperatures drop, you might be ready to put your Classic Car into the safe confines of the garage.  But before you park it, be sure to give it one last round of TLC.  For a great start in spring, here are 6 […]