With the holidays just a few days away, many people will begin traveling to see friends and family. Homes will be left unoccupied, and vehicles will be put through winter weather driving. Take some time to prepare both your home and your vehicle for your holiday trip.
Prep your Home
Homes left unattended can attract burglars. Discourage thieves by making it look as though you are still home:
Returning from a trip to find damage to your home is another unfortunate possibility. Take measures ahead of time to protect your home from fire or flood damage:
Prep your Auto
With your home ready for your trip, it's time to ready your vehicle. Winter weather can be particularly stressful on a vehicle, and by taking these precautions, you can reduce the chances of car trouble on the road:
Make sure to call your insurance agent to discuss your current coverage. Is your home or vehicle covered in the case of an accident? What should you do if an accident occurs while you're away? Your agent can help you be prepared to answer these questions should the scenario arise.
With your home and vehicle ready for your trip, you can relax and enjoy the holidays while traveling.
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