Homeowners Insurance from Farm Family Hudson Valley Agency

Whether you own or rent, live in a home, condominium, or apartment, Farm Family’s Homeowners Advantage policy is designed to protect you and your property.

Snowblower Tips for Winter

Snow is coming! It’s cold out, we’ve seen flurries, and it’s only a matter of time before the first accumulating snowfall of the season. It’s time to get the snowblower ready! For snowblower starting tips and snowblower operating tips, click here.

Halloween Safety Tips

Tomorrow is the big day, HALLOWEEN! Decorating, dressing up in costume, trick or treating…there are a lot of fun things to do. Be sure to keep safety in mind as you celebrate with these Halloween Safety Tips.

Tips to Save on Home Heating

Winter is coming! Frigid temps mean high heat bills, right? Maybe not! For tips to increase energy efficiency and decrease your heat bill, click here.

Tamper Resistant Receptacles

According to the Electrical Safety Foundation International, each year approximately 2,400 children suffer severe shock and burns when they stick keys, pens, paperclips and other small items into electrical outlets. Outlet covers or caps are a common tactic to prevent this from happening, however studies show this is not an effective solution. Instead, you might… Read more »

Lawn Mower Safety

Did you know lawn mower injuries send 13,000 children to the emergency department each year? Adults and pets are also at risk for serious injury. Lawn mower safety is very important to take seriously. Click here for safety tips.

Tick Tips

Tick season is upon us and it is expected to be a particularly bad season. For information on tick dangers and tips for controlling ticks, click here.

Protecting Your Home from Lightning

Lightning strikes to homes can cause significant damage including electrical surge damaging components or wiring. This week is Lightning Strike Awareness Week and we have some helpful resources for protecting your home from lightning. Click here to learn more.

Security Tips for Summer Travel

Are you hitting the road this summer? Before you depart, it is a good idea to think about security precautions for both your home while you are away and your possessions you take with you on your trip. Click here for helpful tips.

Gardening Tips

Gardening season is finally here! Are you ready to plant? Click here for tips and tools for gardening beginners (and pros!).

National Playground Safety Week

Did you know it’s National Playground Safety Week?  Each year approximately 200,000 children require emergency room treatments as a result of injuries at public playgrounds. Click here for more information and playground safety tips.

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