Tag Archives: summer

Staying Cool this Summer with Ways to Beat the Heat

1818With the summer weather in full force it isn’t fun to stay indoors all day. Who doesn’t love going on a picnic or a summer bike ride in the middle of a warm summer day? All of us! However with the sun shining bright, the temperature rises and the heat can become uncomfortable. Dehydration and […]

Keep your Dog Cool this Summer

As most of our local clients know, both our branch locations are pet friendly! With the warmer weather here to stay, it is important to take care of our furry friends to ensure they are protected from the sun. As a dog owner, we have a duty to pay close attention to our dogs because […]

Protecting your Home while on Vacation

We live in the sunny Okanagan which is perfect for summer road trips and camping in all of our beautiful Provincial Parks! The weather is getting warmer, sun is setting later, and vacation is calling your name!  As summer is right around the corner and May long weekend is coming up, we want to touch […]

Mixing it up on the Barbeque

Everybody loves to barbeque and with this warm weather ahead, new recipes are on everyone’s radar.  Summer staples, like burgers and hot dogs are classics and never get old! However, sometimes you need to mix it up and try something new. Try some of these creative tips to bring some life back to your backyard […]

How To Save Money On Gas This Summer

How to Save Money on Gas This Summer

Gas prices keep going up and somehow, money in our pockets keeps disappearing. Summer vacations, and activities are coming up and your fuel expenses are going to sky rocket during these warmer months. To help you cope with these higher costs, we have a few tips on how to save gas this summer. 1. Check Tire […]

Summer Road Trip Tips

The Okanagan is perfect for summer road trips. Packing up the family in your vehicle and traveling around, enjoying what BC has to offer. However, planning the perfect road trip can be quite exhausting. Lucky for you, Baron Insurance is here to help. We have put together a list of important summer road trip tips. […]

First day of summer

First Day of Summer

We all know that Monday, June 20th marks the first day of summer. This means that the temperature will get hotter, the days longer, and the nights shorter. Summer occurs because of the way the earth is tilted towards the sun and the first day of summer happens because of the summer solstice. Summer Solstice: […]

FAQ- Sunscreen

FAQ About Sunscreen Usage

The weather is getting hotter! Make sure that you are protecting your skin and your children’s skin this summer by following these Frequently Asked Questions about sunscreen usage. One frequently asked question many people ask is, “Who needs sunscreen?” The answer is everyone!! The sun radiates harmful ultraviolet rays that can cause burns, heat stroke […]

How to tackle your summer home maintenance chores

Tackling your summer home maintenance chores

Summer is in full swing!!! What a great time to take advantage of this weather and start checking some summer home maintenance tasks off your TO-DO list. We want to help you get your house in shape and running smoothly. And while you are at it, tackle some of those specific summer home maintenance chores. Take the time to check […]