10 simple tips from Chubb
Whether you’re at home or enjoying your vacation, we’re always looking for ways to make sure you’re protected from every angle and help you avoid the unexpected. Simple, proactive steps can help you minimize water damage or even prevent it from happening in the first place. Before your next vacation, use these tips to keep your home protected while you’re away.
and be sure they know where the main shutoff is located too.
including pipes, under your sink, near your water heater, or along the water supply lines.
inside your home and replace those that show signs of wear or have not been replaced in the last 5 years.
so any obstructions like leaves, debris, or sticks won’t clog your gutters and lead to an overflow.
and repair or replace any dislodged or damaged shingles.
replace all the batteries in the sensor.
make sure it is in good working order and schedule annual maintenance before you leave, or add a battery-powered backup for another line of defence.
make sure it is in good working order and schedule annual maintenance before you leave.
set it to “away” mode before you leave.