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Why Today’s Homes Burn Faster

Dec 1 2017 From building materials to furnishings, many of the things in your home likely aren’t as flame-resistant as those from yesteryear. A fire in a modern home is a “perfect storm,” according to safety consulting and... more

Heavy Rain? Be on the Lookout for Heavy Damage

Jul 7 2017 Your home protects you from the elements, but heavy rains can weaken that protection. With a little maintenance and a lot of vigilance, it’s not hard to stay safe and dry. Spring rainstorms are a fact of life in many... more

Want a Safer Home? Consider these Inexpensive Fixes

Jun 2 2017 Home improvement: It’s a never-ending process for many people, and for those of us who aren’t necessarily handy, it can be a hassle, too. But there are plenty of simple maintenance tasks and other improvements you can... more

Make Home Safety a Priority While You’re Away for the Holidays

Nov 7 2014 The holidays can be a great time to get out of town to visit family you rarely get to see, hit the slopes or flee to the beach. Regardless of how you spend your time away, you need to ensure your house stays safe while... more

Flood Insurance - What You Should Know

Aug 13 2013 You've probably heard this horror story before - someone loses a home due to a flood and learns after the fact that standard doesn't cover flood damage. At Matchett & Ward Insurance we want you to be educated about... more

A Home Inventory Will Help You Know What You Own

Jun 1 2012 Why should I have a home inventory? - Your furniture and appliances, clothing, sports or hobby equipment, and electronic goods are all regarded as personal property. Like many people in Indiana, you may own much more... more

Tornadoes Happen Every Year - Are You Prepared?

Apr 3 2012 You don't have to be directly hit by a tornado in Indiana to experience damage. Taking some time to prepare could save you thousands of dollars and hours of clean-up. Know What Your Insurance Covers and How Much You... more

Spring is Coming!

Mar 2 2012 With the days getting longer and the weather getting warmer, we're starting to think about spring. (Or at least hoping that springtime is coming, anyway.) And whether spring arrives on time, we've got you covered with... more

Disaster Preparedness, FEMA and More

Sep 1 2011 If the unthinkable happens, Matchett & Ward understands that your most valuable assets are more than just items on a balance sheet. That information is critical during a time of catastrophe. Sites to Check Out The... more

Living on Shaky Ground in Winchester

Mar 15 2011 Believe it or not, every state in the U.S. has some degree of risk from earthquakes, including Indiana. If you live in an area susceptible to earthquakes, make sure you speak with us in order to determine whether you... more



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