INSURANCE COMPANY FILES FIRST EVER CLASS ACTION FOR CLIMATE CHANGE

Farmers Insurance recently filed nine class action lawsuits against approximately 200 Chicago communities.  The gist of the lawsuits states that the local governments should be held liable for the costs of climate change because they should have known that global warming  temperatures

MAKE YOUR KITCHEN POP WITH CHERRYWOOD CABINETS

If you are like the many homeowners that are sick of looking at their tired kitchen cabinets, then you should consider revitalizing your kitchen with new cherry wood cabinets.  This distinctive dark wood is holding strong as the top trending wood-type used for kitchen cabinets in 2014

Bizarre Fire Damage Insurance Claim

A lawyer from North Carolina purchased a box of expensive cigars and insured them against flooding, storm damage and – of all things – fire. Needless to say, his investment went up in smoke within a month – after which the lawyer filed a claim with his homeowners insurance company, st

Ironic Flood Story of the Week

“NOAH” Film Cancels Showing After Movie Theater Floods This story takes the ironic cake for the week.  The first viewing of the new big-budget Biblical  film “NOAH”  had to be cancelled last Friday due to the movie theater flooding.  Apparently, the extensive flooding was

FIX A LEAK WEEK

Last week was National “Fix A Leak Week” (Mar 17-23, 2014).  It was created by the US EPA to increase a home’s water efficiency by getting consumers to be proactive in checking their property for easily fixed water leaks. The EPA states that household leaks account for approxima

GIVE YOUR KITCHEN A FACELIFT WITHOUT TEARING IT UP

Spring is right around the corner.  And if you are considering a springtime  home improvement project but don’t want the hassle of being put out by having a room tore up with a major mess,  then the perfect solution is to have  your kitchen cabinets refaced. Kitchen cabinet refacing