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How Much Snow Can Your Roof Handle?

by American Modern February 05, 2020

With several storms hitting the country in the past few weeks there might be quite a bit of snow on your roof.  The question: Can your roof handle...


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Heat Up Valentine’s Day Without Burning Down Your Home

by American Modern February 03, 2020

Candles and romance go hand in hand on Valentine’s Day, but what starts as a warm glow could escalate into a dangerous fire. Although candles account for a...


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10 Tips for Space Heater Safety

by American Modern February 03, 2020

While we all hope Punxsutawney Phil, the groundhog, is right about spring’s early arrival, it’s likely the cold temperatures are still coming our way. People use space heaters...


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Prevent Frozen Pipes

by American Modern January 13, 2020

Freezing temperatures. Whiteout storms. Icy roads. And, worst of all, frozen pipes. While you’re probably going to have to tough out the first three, with a little know-how...


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5 Easy Steps to Help Winterize Your Home

by American Modern November 18, 2019

Winter is right around the corner, follow these 5 simple home winterization steps to help save money and energy. (more…)


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9 Steps to Winterizing Your Collector Vehicle

by Rick Drewry November 06, 2019

In most of the country, cold weather is here to stay, so it's likely time to prepare your ride for hibernation. And because collector cars don’t live the...


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How To Winterize Your Motorcycle in 7 Simple Steps

by Rick Drewry November 04, 2019

Cold temperatures are settling in, which means motorcycle riding season is coming to an end. Unless you live in the southwest or southern states, odds are you will...


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How To Treat These 3 Cyber Tricks

by American Modern October 24, 2019

Halloween is a few short days away, and under the cover of the dark web, cyber criminals are refining their sinister methods. And they’re only getting more sneaky and...


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Halloween Hacks that Protect against Rental Property Nightmares

by American Modern October 23, 2019

So, you’ve done the hard part and purchased a rental property. You’ve bought deadbolts, security devices, smoke detectors and fire extinguishers to keep your tenants safe. You’ve also...


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New Policyholder Online Tool to Report Lost Contents

by American Modern September 24, 2019

As part of the company’s focus on improving the customer experience, American Modern has launched an online solution for policyholders who want to file a claim for lost...


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Your Guide to Fall Home Maintenance

by American Modern September 22, 2019

Fall is finally here! Most of you are probably excited for cooler weather, and various fall season activities: pumpkin patches, hayrides, corn mazes, haunted houses, apple picking and...


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Is Your Motorcycle Coverage a Perfect Fit?

by Rick Drewry August 22, 2019

Not all bikes are the same. Insurance isn’t all the same, either. Picking good motorcycle insurance is more than just choosing between comp and collision or liability-only. Here...


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American Modern Names New Chief Claims Officer

by American Modern July 23, 2019

Amelia, Ohio, July 22, 2019 American Modern Insurance Group, Inc. (American Modern) announced the appointment of Eric Hunziker as Chief Claims Officer effective July 1, 2019. Hunziker will...


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New Digital Video Solution To Help Resolve Losses

by American Modern July 08, 2019

Today we announced a new digital technology that allows customers to use a mobile device to virtually connect with their claims adjuster that could help to more quickly...


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Stay Free (from Danger!) this 4th of July. Part 4: Grill Safety.

by American Modern June 27, 2019

4th of July is a wonderful time for family, friends, fun, freedom, and fireworks. But, outdoor grills, pyrotechnics, and unattended homes can also create dangerous situations. This week,...


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Stay Free (from Danger!) this 4th of July. Part 3: Sun Safety.

by American Modern June 27, 2019

4th of July is a wonderful time for family, friends, fun, freedom, and fireworks. But, outdoor grills, pyrotechnics, and unattended homes can also create dangerous situations. This week,...


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Stay Free (from Danger!) this 4th of July. Part 2: Home Safety.

by American Modern June 26, 2019

4th of July is a wonderful time for family, friends, fun, freedom, and fireworks. But, outdoor grills, pyrotechnics, and unattended homes can also create dangerous situations. This week,...


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Stay Free (from Danger!) this 4th of July. Part 1: Firework Safety.

by American Modern June 25, 2019

4th of July is a wonderful time for family, friends, fun, freedom, and fireworks. But, outdoor grills, pyrotechnics, and unattended homes can also create dangerous situations. This week,...


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Don’t Get Burned this 4th of July

by American Modern June 11, 2019

According to the National Fire Protection Association, there’s an average of 8,800 home fires annually as a result of outdoor grilling. And more happen in July than in...


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