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How-To Protect Your Home Against Fire Hazards and Forest Fires This Summer

According to Statistics Canada, there were 10,819 residential fire incidents across Canada in 2021. These residential fires can be the spark to the wildfires that destroy ecosystems, communities, and much more. If you live in a wildfire-prone area, or even if you don’t, here are some delightfully simple ways you can protect your home against fire hazards and forest fires.

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The Murphys Go Camping, What Could Go Wrong?

The Murphys are heading on a family camping trip! What could possibly go wrong? Ahh, well, when you’re the Murphys, anything that can go wrong…

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The Murphys’ Homeownership Woes

When you’re the Murphys, things… tend to go wrong. A lot. You might even say that for this poor family, whatever can go wrong, will go wrong. Kinda liiike, Murphy’s Law! Good thing they have all kinds of property insurance from Sandbox Mutual Insurance.

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Communities at Play: Announcing the 2024 Recipients

Sandbox’s Communities at Play program provides deserving communities throughout the prairies with $25,000 each toward their playground project. The initiative began last year in 2023, where we awarded four communities with funds to upgrade their playgrounds.

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Preparing for Risky Business

Managing risk is an essential part of every business, large or small, states the Insurance Bureau of Canada: “Theft, fire, vandalism, riots: A host of perils could come your way and you need to be ready for them. You can help control the cost of your insurance premiums and improve your business operations by adopting risk management strategies.”

Many small business owners do not see the benefit of practicing risk management, says Tony Lackey, principal, TL Risk Solutions and lead instructor for the risk management courses at Carleton University.

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Rental-Friendly Decorating Tips: A Tenant's Guide

Face it, we’ve all been there when that command strip promises us that it won’t peel the paint off the wall… and then it does. Tenants—we get how frustrating it can be to try and make a space your own while trying not to cause any damage in the meantime. We’re here to give you some rental-friendly decorating tips that maybe you know and some that you don’t. Here’s our tenant’s guide to rental-friendly decorating:

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