Your 'old KY home'
KFB loves Kentucky. That’s why we want to help protect you against life’s mishaps.
Welcome to Life’sBLUEPRINTS, where you’ll find information that will help keep you and your loved ones safe and savvy – whether you’re on the road or in your old Kentucky home.
Kentucky is one of 16 states at the highest risk for earthquakes, according to the United States Geological Survey.
Frozen water can wreak havoc on metal or plastic pipes, no matter their strength. According to the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety, a 1/8th inch crack in a pipe can spew up to 250 gallons of water a day!
It’s tempting to crank up that space heater for some extra bedroom warmth or to de-ice your cold toes at the office, but take these precautions before turning that dial to the maximum setting.
An accurate and up-to-date home inventory can help you make sure you initially elect the right amount of insurance protection, and in the event of a loss, it can make filing a claim much simpler.
Embracing CFL bulbs makes saving the green — in your wallet and the environment — an easy task, but there is one twist that homeowners may not be aware of. The next time you’re disposing of a CFL bulb, stop before you toss it in the garbage.
Check out these extension cord do's and don'ts for National Electrical Safety Month.