Water Damage to Air-Tight Buildings Presents Serious Challenges

When oil prices skyrocketed decades ago, builders accepted the energy-efficiency challenge with gusto, tightening building envelopes thoroughly. They wrapped sheathing with high-performance barrier layers, double-glazed windows, installed higher R-value insulation and sealed openings where pipes and[...]

Paul Davis Supports Our Local Communities

As summer arrives, Paul Davis team members continue to volunteer in their home communities to improve lives and better surroundings for residents and neighbours. Here’s where we contributed over the last several months: Supporting Youth Sports: Paul Davis of Greater Baltimore is sponsoring a[...]

Fireworks Aren’t Fun Without Proper Precautions

Every year, fireworks set off during private celebrations cause tens of thousands of fires in the United States. Most occur during summer months. The blaze that damaged one California resident’s home happened on July 4th, Independence Day in the United States.  While this fire didn’t[...]

Being a Difference Maker In Work and In Life

Matt Phillips is a Paul Davis Difference  Maker.R You may remember him from our March newsletter. He and his colleague Lindsey Brown, team members with Paul Davis of Greater Birmingham, Alabama, donated extra help to a blind man with a home heavily damaged by a vehicle accident. [...]

Home-Based Business Insurance Plus Other Business Insurance Considerations

During the COVID epidemic, home-based businesses surged. Some were “side hustles” that supplemented income. Others became the primary source of income for their owners. In the excitement, many new proprietors neglected a crucial protective mechanism: the right insurance. The statistics are[...]