Protect Against Other Types of Home Damage


Home Protection

We often rely on our homes to protect us from the perils of the outside world, but what protects our homes? Whether the threat is a natural disaster or burglars, insects, or bacteria, there are a variety of potential dangers facing our homes each day. Take charge of keeping your home (and your family) safe with the help of the excellent Web sites we've included in this guide.

Mold and Pest Prevention

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Natural Disaster Damage

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Protect Against Other Types of Home Damage

Web sites that provide overviews of many types of damage prevention are useful if you find your home facing a variety of elements. Often, though, your concerns are more specific and a Web site that goes into greater detail about a certain type of damage is necessary.

Dulcinea's Insight

  • If you're moving, it would be wise to check with other homeowners in your new area to find out the common types of home damage they face. Your realtor or insurance company will also be able to provide information.
  • An area's climate can heavily dictate the type of damage common to homes. If you're planning a move and aren't sure of the climate in your new city, use this weather almanac from USA Today as a starting point.

Dulcinea's Picks

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Homeowners Insurance

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