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Home Security Tips

Everyone wants to keep their home safe from burglars or intruders, but not everyone wants to have an alarm system installed. There are plenty of people who prefer the do-it-yourself route, whether it's home improvement...

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Keep Water from Going Where it Shouldn't

One of the most disheartening experiences is to find flooding or extreme water damage to your treasured home. After the week long rain we had last week, you might now have a list of things to do to prevent future water...

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10 Things to Know About the End of Windows XP

By now, I'm sure you've heard that the Windows XP operating system is now longer being supported by Microsoft. If your PC still runs on XP, what does that mean for you? Here are 10 things you need to know; No more...

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Five Sure-Fire Ways to Get Your Car Stolen

Most people would say their car is one of the most valuable assets they own - if not the most valuable. Despite that, however, some people make it downright easy for thieves to drive off in their pride and joy. At...

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Burnsville Road Construction Update

It's that time of year again! Winter is gone (finally) & it's the start of road construction season. Here is an update for all you Burnsville residents; There are two road construction projects in our area we wanted...

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High Deductibles Help You Save

These cost-conscious days, everyone is trying to save money wherever they can, and that includes on their insurance policies. More customers are now requesting a reduction in the dwelling limits on their homeowners...

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Top 10 Tips to Prevent Snowmobile Accidents

Snow: what some see as a burden, others see as an opportunity for fun. Nicely powdered trails aren't just for snowboarders and skiers, as snowmobile enthusiasts take to the trails as well. Link to the full story on ...

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Preventing & Getting Rid of Ice Dams

Ice damming is a maddening problem that afflicts homeowners all over Minnesota and other cold climates. According to the Insurance Information Institute, the average home insurance claim for water damage and freezing (...

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Make Sure Your Pets Travel Well for the Holidays

The holiday season is here - time to eat good food and join together with loved ones. For many who have families far away, this is also is the time to pack up and get out of Minnesota. If you are gearing up to travel...

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Water Backup Protection

As a Minnesota indpendent insurance agency, Lakeside Insurance provides comprehensive homeowners insurance policies through many insurance companies to meet your specific needs . For owner-occupied homes, all the...

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