Chalmers Blog
Your Most Commonly Overlooked Business Risks
July 23, 2021
Your Most Commonly Overlooked Business Risks
 The first step in protecting your business is understanding your risks. 
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Why You Should Support Local and Small Businesses
July 19, 2021
Why You Should Support Local and Small Businesses
Patronizing locally owned businesses helps infuse dollars into the local economy. 
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Chalmers Announces Hybrid Work Environment
July 2, 2021
Chalmers Announces Hybrid Work Environment
Over the past year, especially when Covid-19 hit and things were uncertain, Chalmers found new and creative ways to work. 
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Chalmers Cares Partners With the American Red Cross
June 25, 2021
Chalmers Cares Partners With the American Red Cross
Concerns over the spread of COVID-19 over the past 18 months have meant blood donations have fallen far below what hospitals need.
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Homeowners Insurance and the Rising Cost of Building Materials
June 23, 2021
Homeowners Insurance and the Rising Cost of Building Materials
Increased building material and construction prices could lead to higher homeowners insurance claim expenses, as it would currently cost more to repair or rebuild a home following a loss.
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The Risks of Airbnb and Home Sharing
May 10, 2021
The Risks of Airbnb and Home Sharing
Just a few years ago, taking a trip involved contacting travel agencies, booking hotel rooms and making plans far in advance. Today, however, smartphones and the internet have helped create new sharing services that allow homeowners to connect with travelers and rent out their homes, spare bedrooms or other accommodations for a fee. Airbnb, the most popular of these sharing services, offers a…
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Remodeling Your Home: Insurance Considerations
April 14, 2021
Remodeling Your Home: Insurance Considerations
You’ve hired a reputable builder, collected paint swatches and selected the siding and now you’re finally ready to start that long-awaited remodeling project. Whether your addition budget is large or small, you are adding to both the value of your home and your exposure to risk. To ensure that your project goes smoothly and that you have the coverage you need, here’s what you need to…
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Electrical Cord Safety
February 23, 2021
Electrical Cord Safety
We have all, at some point, probably used an extension cord improperly. Have you ever put your hand on a cord and felt how hot it was? Or seen a cord in use that is frayed? Or do you have a cord that has been plugged into the same outlet for years? Electrical Cord Safety: Help Protect Your Buildings from Fire Loss According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), electrical cords and…
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Staying Safe While Clearing Snow
December 8, 2020
Staying Safe While Clearing Snow
Using a snow blower or snow plow can be the perfect way to give your back a break from shoveling snow. However, it is important to take the proper safety precautions to avoid unnecessary injury while clearing snow this winter. There are some important precautions to take before you begin: Read the operator’s manual that came with your equipment before the start of each winter. Look for items…
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How To Maintain Your Home For Fall
September 11, 2020
How To Maintain Your Home For Fall
Fall is right around the corner, and, as the weather changes, it’s important to prepare your home and identify potential problems before they arise. Consider performing the following annual fall maintenance tasks to ensure your home is safe and ready for the months ahead: Have your heating system cleaned and inspected by a qualified technician. Clean and replace the furnace filter if…
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