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Let's Keep Our Lawns - and Ourselves - Safe in Minnesota

For many of our neighbors in Minneapolis, summer means more than sunshine and vacations. It also means working in the yard - often with tools that can be dangerous if not used properly. Each year about 400,000 people...

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Hydroplaning or Aquaplaning

The rain is helping usher in spring, but it is also accumulating on the roads. The winter debris is being washed away, but it is clogging the sewers and causing huge puddles to form. Those puddles can be dangerous, they...

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Happy St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day calls for drinks with friends, wearing lots of green accessories, and a healthy dose of responsibility. Here are the top 10 safety tips to a safe night out! 1. Plan ahead, take a friend 2. Predetermine...

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Spring in Minnesota Means Massive Snowmelt

The winter of 2013-2014 could be one for the record books. Meteorologists claim this is the coldest winter since 1979. The snowfall this season has been substantial and spring is right around the corner, we are most...

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Love Your Valentine’s Day Gift? Insure It!

Valentine's Day is right around the corner, and thoughts of people everywhere turn to ... jewelry. About one of four Americans buys jewelry, spending $2,000 per year on average, and industry experts expect jewelry sales...

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Tips to Lower Your Homeowner Insurance Premium

As a consumer, you can take steps to make sure you're getting the best deal on your homeowners insurance. To start, check your premium and compare it to last year's premium. Companies are required to notify you of rate...

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Common & Preventable Homeowner Claims

1) Kitchen fire - The majority of fire losses originate in the kitchen due to food that is left unattended on the stove, or ignition of grease. Never put a grease fire out with water. Use baking soda or flour instead. 2)...

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Winter Driving Tips

The cold weather tests the limits of our cars. The cold weather is hard on the battery, tire pressure, and even the interior of a car can crack when it is too cold. Hopefully you will find these tips useful, and if you...

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5 Tips to Secure Your Home

The holidays are just around the corner and unfortunately so are the thieves. This time of year can bring out the Scrooge in some people therefore it is important to protect yourself from the unnecessary aggravation. A...

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Frozen Pipes are Scary!

An average of a quarter-million families have their homes ruined and their lives disrupted each winter, all because of water pipes that freeze and burst. And recovering from frozen pipes is not as simple as calling a...

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