Well the weather is getting warmer and warmer each day. The snow has been melting at a significant rate for the past two weeks and the frost is starting to come out of the ground. When this happens often we experience "Frost Heaves". This can wreak havoc on decks, buildings and passageways. Ever notice that certain doors gets sticky in the spring or that the deck seems to be no longer level. These are not just annoying but can cause your dwelling foundation to be compromised.
Are you covered? Many Homeowners may not know what steps they have to take to make sure they are fully covered by their insurance policies Here is a clause out of the basic home owners policy from Intact Insurance LOSS OR DAMAGE NOT INSURED We do not insure loss or damage: i. caused by freezing during the usual heating season: 1. within a heated portion of your dwelling if you have been away from your premises for more than 4 consecutive days but you will still be insured if