The Benefits of a Fortified Home: What You Should Know

The safety of a home largely depends on the materials it is made of — high-quality materials can help protect you and your loved ones from whatever weather comes your way. The FORTIFIED Home program, recently launched by the Insurance … Continued

5 Frugal Furniture Shopping Solutions

After moving into a new home, it’s going to hit you: The rooms won’t decorate themselves. While the idea of spending more money makes your stomach churn, it is possible to furnish on a budget. Here are some less expensive … Continued

Welcome to In the Nation℠

We are excited to officially welcome you to In the Nation℠, our brand-new site, full of exciting features and resources for you to explore. Think of In the Nation as your go-to destination to discover and connect with content about … Continued

6 Helpful Apps For Buying a Home

From finding a real estate agent and comparing prices to buying furniture and decorating, there’s a lot of ground to cover. Based on reviews from The New York Times and House Beautiful, these free apps can help you navigate the … Continued

My Crazy Love Makes Family’s Wish Come True

Love. It can make us do crazy things. Earlier this year, we asked people to describe the craziest thing they’ve ever done for love – reminding them that with life insurance you can protect what you love most. Our winning … Continued

Xeriscaping 101

Saving water doesn’t mean you have to give up the garden of your dreams. Want a beautiful garden that doesn’t require gallons of water daily to maintain? The answer is xeriscaping, a term that refers to landscaping and gardening where … Continued

Thinking of Renting an RV?

HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU TAKE TO THE OPEN ROAD. Looking for adventure in Big Country, USA? Then you very well could end up behind the wheel of a recreational vehicle (RV). In fact, RVs are more … Continued

Fabulous Front Porch Ideas

Decorating tips to increase your home’s curb appeal. Your front porch is your home’s first impression. Here’s how to make it shine.