6 Common Household Myths Debunked

We’ve all heard myths and rumors about how safe or efficient household appliances are. Let’s take a look at some of the more popular ones and see what’s fact and what’s fiction.  1. Rinse your dishes before putting them in … Continued

The Benefits of a Fortified Home

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 Tips for Buying Furniture on a Budget

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