Tag Archives: Vernon BC

pipes

How to Prevent Frozen Pipes

Winter is slowly approaching and although the snow hasn’t started to fall, you need to start preparing! With the freezing temperatures rolling in your pipes could begin to freeze. There is nothing worse than a flood from a frozen pipe that results in water damage to your home. This fall, we want you to be […]

winter

Driving in a Winter Wonderland

It’s no secret that the winters here in the Okanagan can get pretty harsh. Snow falls, ice forms, and cars begin to swerve. Just getting from point A to B can be a little tough. However, there are ways to making your icy commute safer. One simple one is: Winter Tires! Why do I need […]

dog food

What People Foods are Dangerous for my Pet?

Resisting those puppy dog eyes when your pooch is begging for a bit of your hamburger can be difficult. While plenty of human foods are okay to feed your pet, some things could make them ill. Most of our insurance brokers are very pet friendly and lovable dog/ cat owners. That is why we have […]

Just Married? Insurance tips

Summer is the time of many weddings! Newlyweds have tied the knot, thrown the bouquet, and celebrated with friends and family. However, after all the fun you need to take care of all the paperwork that comes with marriage. After getting married and making it official, you need to check some insurance to-dos off of […]

Snowmobile

Insurance for You and Your Snowmobile

With the snow beginning to stick to the ground, it is definitely time to start thinking about snowmobile insurance! Before you head up the mountain to find untouched snow, you need to review your insurance policy. There are two things to consider when purchasing off road vehicle insurance; third party liability and physical damage insurance. […]

Power Outage

Dealing with a Winter Power Outage

Living in a more rural community like Vernon, a winter power outage is quite a bit more common than most of us think. Winter storms can damage and knock down power lines, and there is no telling how long it will take for the power to come back on. Being stuck without power in the […]

Heating Safely this Okanagan Winter

There is no doubt that Okanagan winters are cold. You enjoy a nice day up at the ski hill or finish a long day at work and all you want to do is curl up in front of your wood stove or pellet stove. However, if you plan to us these heating systems, lets cover […]

Private insurance vs public insurance

Private Insurance or Public Insurance?

If you’re buying a car, you will need car insurance! In British Columbia, there are two different auto insurance providers; either public insurance or private insurance. Therefore, it is important to understand the characteristics of both systems. They vary depending on the coverage and services you require. What’s the Difference? As a driver, you don’t […]

A few things you should know about Auto Insurance

Auto Insurance is easy! You get a renewal notice in the mail, visit your broker, sign some papers, and forget about it for a whole year. However at Baron Insurance we make sure to ask you a few crucial questions to make sure you have the right coverage. Making sure you know these important facts […]

Commercial Insurance Tips for New Businesses

When it comes to business insurance, there is no one size fits all. Many new business owners feel stressed and overwhelmed when they begin to look for the right business insurance for their particular needs. As every business is uniquely different, it is very important to talk to a professional broker that specializes in commercial […]