Call Us CALL US TODAY | 262-697-9600
Share | | RSS Google RSS

Sparks Insurance, Inc. Blog: home improvement

View the latest blog posts from Sparks Insurance, Inc..

Nine things for you (or the handyman) to tackle before winter sets in. As winter nears, it’s time to prepare your home for cold weather. These steps, at least some of which most homeowners can do themselves, will lower your utility bills and protect your investment. Tune up your heating system. READ MORE >>

A new season is here and along with that inevitably comes change: a change in light, a change in weather, a change in lifestyle. Depending on where you live it can either be drastic or just a little blip; either way there are things you can do to make the transition easier. READ MORE >>

  With summer a fading memory, now’s the time to ready your home for fall and winter’s cooler temps and unpredictable weather conditions.   1. Clear out the gutters.  Remove leaves and other debris from your drainpipe and gutters to prevent clogging. READ MORE >>

  Use these must-do fall maintenance tips to keep your house in shape and help keep you warm this winter. Regularly clean gutters and downspouts. Make sure all drainage areas are unblocked by leaves and debris. Consider installing gutter guards to make the job a lot easier. READ MORE >>

  When you think of home security, you probably imagine expensive, intricate systems that cost more than you’re willing to shell out—especially after buying a new home. But that’s not always the case. Good home security doesn’t require a pricey, state-of-the-art system. READ MORE >>

  Planning on sprucing up your home this spring? If so, you probably already have a list of annual projects. But there are many others that fly under the radar. Paul Sullivan, founder of a full-service remodeling company and the chairman of the National Association of Home Builders Remodelers, suggests you tackle these overlooked home projects. READ MORE >>

Pests in the home can turn into a major headache for homeowners. Not only are they a nuisance, gnawing rodents and chewing termites can eventually cause real damage to the structure of your home. Unfortunately, when this damage happens, it’s usually not covered by your homeowners insurance policy. READ MORE >>

Criminals don't take a summer break One of the best ways to save on Auto and Homeowners' insurance is to stay claims-free. Securing your vehicle and house will help prevent theft, save you money along with the hassle of dealing with unexpected property losses this summer. READ MORE >>

  The Electric Utility Disclaimer When it comes to power quality, most homeowners assume that the electric utility is providing clean, conditioned power for all of the hard-wired appliances and portable devices plugged into their receptacles. READ MORE >>

Prepping a baby's nursery is a labor of love and joy. It’s also one that comes with careful consideration. That’s because it’s not just about color choice, furniture options and a cute theme—it’s also about safety, noise-proofing and comfort. READ MORE >>

1 2 Last
Blog Archive


View Mobile Version
We are licensed in most US states. View our map for additional information on coverages available based on your location. 
Carriers
Carriers
Carriers
Carriers
Carriers
Carriers
Carriers
© Copyright. All rights reserved. THIS SITE IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS SOLICITATION WHERE IT WOULD BE PROHIBITED BY STATE LAWS