Winter Tips to Keep Your Home Safe

Keep your home safe during the winter by taking these easy and inexpensive precautions:

Preventing Frozen Pipes:

  • Insulate Pipes
  • Leave Cupboards Open to Circulate Warm Air
  • When Away from Home for Extended Times-
    • Shut off Water
    • Drain Faucets & Toilets
    • Have Responsible Person Check Residence

Proper Maintenance of Furnace & Wood Stove:

  • Service Furnace Annually
  • Replace Filter Annually
  • Check for Carbon Monoxide
  • Clean Chimney Annually or More—if Used Often
  • Be Sure of Properly Approved installation of Wood Stove
  • Be Sure Venting & Chimney Connections are Properly Done

In the Event of a Claim:

  • Stop Further Damage
  • Call Your Agent to Report a Claim
  • Get Written Estimate
    • Breakdown for Labor & Repairs
  • Provide Estimates to Company
  • Claim Rep Will Contact you…if Any Questions
  • Upon Settlement of Claim, Check Will Be Sent



~Eastern Mutual continues to monitor the impact COVID-19 is having on all aspects of daily life. We stay committed to providing our policyholders and agents with excellent service. For those policyholders who are experiencing financial hardship due to the pandemic, please contact our office by calling #(800)367-3242 and dial 1 for customer service .