Smoke Alarm and Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips

Smoke Alarm and Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips

While most homeowners know the importance of having smoke alarms, almost three out of five fire fatalities from 2014 to 2018 happened in properties with no alarms or where alarms failed to operate, according to a report by the National Fire Protection Association. In...
Contractors Insurance 101

Contractors Insurance 101

There are many types of construction insurances intended to protect a property developer and other stakeholders throughout the stages of a construction project. Here are the basics of construction insurance – from the common types of construction insurance policies to...
Chimney Safety Tips

Chimney Safety Tips

Leaning towards an old wood-burning fireplaces to help cut your heating bill this winter? Before you spark a log you should know, fireplaces and chimneys are involved in 42% of all home-heating fires. So before you use your fireplace, ensure you know how to properly...
 Hiring a Contractor for Home Updates

 Hiring a Contractor for Home Updates

If you own a home, then chances are at some point you will need to hire someone to do repair work on your home. At Marquis and Coughlan Insurance Agency, we know that hiring a contractor or handyman to perform work on your home often comes with risks. Below are nine...