Category: Halwell Mutual Insurance Blogs in Ontario

Man uses a snow rake to prevent ice dams on his home in Ontario

How to Prevent Ice Dams

Preventing ice dams on your roof can be a big task during the Ontario winter. Ice dams are created when melted snow refreezes on the

Roadside Emergency Preparation

While it makes sense that every vehicle would have one, most people don’t carry basic roadside emergency kits. Having a well-stocked emergency kit can prevent

Man illustrates correct wood stove safety when building a fire in his Ontario home

Wood Stove Safety in Ontario

Everyone loves the idea of owning a wood burning stove. When you think of wood stoves, you imagine cozy winter mornings spent sitting around the

Ways to Protect Your Home While on Vacation

A vacation is meant to be a stress-free getaway so finding out that something has gone wrong back home can quickly ruin your trip. An

Man installs a smoke alarm to illustrate fire safety prevention in Ontario

Fire Safety Tips for Fire Prevention Week 2016

Fire safety is one of the most important concerns for homeowners. According to Fire Prevention Canada, fire kills about 8 people each week across Canada,

Image represents woman using home insurance and a loss prevention survey to protect home in Ontario

The Benefits to a Loss Prevention Survey

Performing a Loss Prevention Survey on your property can be extremely valuable for both homeowners and business owners. A Loss Prevention Survey can identify points

Halwell Dumfries Mutual Insurance Company's 1st Annual General Meeting takes place March 26th, 2024