Smart Homes: Using Technology for Safety, Comfort & Efficiency

smart home

Smart phones, smart TVs, smart clocks, smart electrical plugs… Almost everything you can buy for your home these days comes with capabilities beyond its most basic functions. That’s great news for those of us who have embraced what the 21st century offers. We’ve talked a little bit before about smart options for our homes, and…

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Keep Your Home Safe While on Vacation

Keep Your Home Safe

If you’re planning to travel for the holidays, don’t let the hustle and bustle of the season distract you from making sure your home is secure in your absence. We have some simple reminders of the things you can do to protect your home, especially if you’ll be away for a week or more. Fake…

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Are you Prepared for an Emergency?

Prepared for Emergency

Buying a home is an exciting venture. With homeownership comes all the financial responsibility of repairing and maintaining it. Emergencies can happen to anyone, any time — basements flood, trees fall onto rooftops, mold grows, termites invade. Are you prepared for anything that might come your way? Comprehensive home insurance is an important step to…

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Let’s Talk About the Neighbors

Let's Talk About the Neighbors

Do your homework when you’re selecting a neighborhood! After all, you hope to live there for a while, so figure out the pulse of the community and consider how you can contribute. Here are tips to help you cover the bases in your search: Tip: Visit during the daytime and the nighttime, as well as…

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Are You Ready For Winter Storms?

It’s not even winter yet, and the first major storm of the season has already caused the 4th largest power outage in New Hampshire’s history! Experts are predicting this season to be one of the coldest and snowiest in recent years, and now is a good time to ensure you have emergency supplies on hand…

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