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Protect Your Home While You Are Away

Home sweet home . . Did you know that most burglaries occur during daylight hours when victims of burglary are either at school or work? Data from the FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program in 2015 shows that an average property loss accounted for $2,316 per break in. With an estimated 1,579,527 acknowledged housebreaks, victims suffered over $3.6 billion in property losses. Although that number has decreased by 0.6 percent from 2015 to 2016, these numbers do not account for any additional psychological costs to the homeowners.

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Top 10 Smart Home Technology Features

Technology is playing a major impact on every corner of consumers' lives. Technology is also helping consumers in their everyday lives, especially in their homes. Coldwell Banker conducted a survey among American buyers and released a list of the most important smart home technology features. These are 10 examples of top picks: ​​​​​​​

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Make Christmas Time Safe, Merry, and Bright!

Christmas can be a magical time for young and old alike. The glow of candle light, the smell of a fresh tree, the garlands, and the cozy fire in the fireplace are all symbols of Christmas joy. It is good to stop and remember that while holiday decorations are beautiful, they can be the cause of safety hazards if not used properly. Below are some Christmas Time tips that will keep you and your loved ones safe.

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What Homeowners Need to Know to Properly Winterize their Homes

With the winter months approaching, homeowners should start securing their homes for protection against wind, snow, ice and other harsh winter elements. Hail, rain and wind are among the most common causes of damage to homes during the colder months. SIA Group has compiled a list of safety tips for protecting your home this winter.

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