Chased by Fire

Wildfires can move swiftly and leave a path of destruction. Often, homeowners are forced to evacuate their homes quickly as burning embers drop from the sky. At other times, homeowners have days to prepare for an evacuation.

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When Chimneys Leave You Cold

This recent Hunterdon County Democrat article, “Majority of Home Heating Fires Occur in Chimneys Left Uncleaned,” highlights several chimney risks, including the fact that unseasoned or wet firewood leaves behind more creosote to burn, thus creating far higher chimney temperatures than … Continue reading

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Taking Some Horror From Halloween

Halloween is supposed to be scary, but it need not be dangerous or litigious. Before you hand out your first piece of candy to the masked goblins at your front door, take some precautions to help make sure everyone is … Continue reading

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The Fine Art of Thwarting Theft

Art theft continues to get the lion’s share of the headlines, even though we know that the most frequent causes of art collection losses are related to breakage and accidental damage. Still, just as we advise collectors on safer ways … Continue reading

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