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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.

Preventing Ice Dams on Your Home

Snow on the roof, heat loss from the home and freezing temperatures can add up to a damaging ice dam on your house. An ice dam can cause additional snow melt to go under your roof. To learn more about how ice dams form and how to prevent them, click here.


Winter Pet Care Tips

Brrr, it’s cold out there! Keep your pets warm and safe this winter with these winter pet care tips: click here to view.


Preventing Tip-Over Accidents at Home

Did you know every year in the U.S., over 25,000 children are treated in emergency rooms for furniture tip-over accidents? Approximately 80% of tip-overs involve young children aged 1 to 5 years old. For tips on preventing tip-overs in your home, click here.


Home Heating Safety

Cold weather is here and heaters are being turned on. While it’s nice to stay cozy warm this winter, it’s very important to do so safely. For home heating safety tips and information, click here.


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.


The information contained in the above articles have been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. The information is general in nature and may not apply to all circumstances. American National family of companies’ affiliates, agents and employees do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the information provided and assumes no liability, expressed or implied, in connection therewith. Further, the information is not intended to constitute legal advice and should not be relied upon in lieu of consultation with an appropriate legal advisor.