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.

Space Heater Safety

With the recent cold weather, space heater use is very common. It is critical to remember to never plug a space heater into a power strip or extension cord, as they are not designed to handle the energy load of a space heater and could result in overheating and fire. For more home heating safety… Read more »

Holidays & Pets

The holiday season is here! This time of year can be a lot of fun for pets, yet it can also pose some dangers to them. For pet safety tips plus some videos of pets having a little holiday fun, click here.

Holiday Party Hosting Tips

Holiday parties are here! Before you get the festivities started, it’s a good idea to consider liabilities and the do’s/don’ts of hosting a party. Click here for holiday hosting tips for homeowners and business owners.

Time Change Reminders

Daylight Saving Time ends this week. When you change your clocks, it’s also a great time to check and change many other things around the house. For a list of reminders, click here.

Chimney Cleaning

Cool weather is here, and you’re probably thinking about starting the fireplace. But has your fireplace been cleaned yet? Chimney fires account for 75% of home heating fires. For helpful information regarding chimney cleaning, click here.

How to Block Spam & Scam Phone Calls

You probably get them often, even from numbers that appear to be local: the dreaded spam phone calls. They are annoying, and often confusing. So how can you stop them? Click here for tips to stop spam & scam phone calls.

Thunder, Lightning and Pets

It’s that time of year when strong storms can quickly arrive and impact your local area. For pets and pet owners, this can be an extra stressful situation. For tips on keeping your pets safe and at ease during storms, click here.

Protecting Children from Drowning

Summer often means spending time near bodies of water. Did you know drowning is the number one killer of children aged 1-4? It is the number two cause of accidental death in children, age 15 and under. Click here to learn more.

Smartphone Insurance: Yea or Nay?

Smartphones have become more and more expensive in recent years, leading many to wonder if they need a coverage plan. After all, it’s not uncommon for phones to drop on the floor or get lost. When considering a coverage plan, you may want to review what is covered under your homeowners insurance, costs of repairs,… Read more »

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