Gilbert Insurance Guide to Tree Claims

Spring is in the air, and while this season often brings with it warmer temperatures, blooming flowers, and school vacation, as New Englanders we know to expect the unexpected, especially when it comes to the weather forecast. And while we hope the weather has officially taken a turn for the best, there is no denying that your trees handled quite a bit this winter. The...
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Gilbert’s Guide to Restaurant Insurance

You’ve invested your livelihood into your restaurant business and the last thing you want is for the doors to close due to unexpected circumstances. Here at Gilbert Insurance, that’s the last thing we want too. We have worked with many restaurant owners on the North Shore and in Greater Boston to help them prepare for the unique risks restaurants may face. As a restaurant owner,...
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Gilbert’s Guide to A Master Condo Insurance Policy

As a member of a Homeowners Association, you are responsible for making key decisions that impact your community and budget. Here at Gilbert Insurance, we know that this position comes with a lot of responsibility, and we want to help. As trusted advisors of the community, we have worked with condominium associations throughout Greater Boston and the North Shore and have the expertise to smoothly...
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Gilbert’s Guide to Summer Pool Safety

There’s no better way to cool off in the summer in Reading and throughout Greater Boston than to take a dip in your own backyard pool. With record high temperatures lately we know the first thing you want to do is jump right in, but as your local experts on all things safety, the Gilbert Insurance team wants to remind you of a few precautions....
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Insurance for Artisans and Contractors in Massachusetts

You’ve worked long and hard to grow your business — and here at Gilbert Insurance, we want to make sure your livelihood is protected. For over 65 years, Gilbert Insurance has worked extensively with local artisans and contractors to make sure they have the insurance coverage their unique business requires. And today, we want to share our knowledge and experience with you! The Gilbert Insurance...
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Gilbert Summer Backyard Safety Tips

The colder weather has moved out and we are ready to enjoy the sunshine. Summer is a time for cooking out, lounging by the pool, and enjoying the company of your friends and family. Here at Gilbert, we want you to soak in all the sunshine — and the fun too. That’s why we are offering several summer backyard safety tips so you can focus...
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Gilbert’s Guide to Umbrella Insurance

This April you may need an umbrella for more than just a rainy day. Here’s a scenario — you’re taking your kids to an afternoon movie when they start fighting in the backseat. Your attention shifts from the road to them for a brief moment and before you know it, you’ve rear-ended the car in front of you. Of course, you had to hit a...
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What to Know Before Renting a House

Tired of living in an apartment, but not ready to commit to buying your own home? Or maybe, you are new to North of Boston and want to explore the towns and schools near your work before you buy. Renting a house may be a great option for you. Generally, home rentals will offer more space along with more amenities compared to renting an apartment,...
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5 Things To Think About Before Buying Your First Condo

You’ve been scrimping and saving and now you’re finally ready to dive into the real estate market — congratulations! Buying a condo is different than buying any other type of property and there is a lot to consider before committing. Here at Gilbert, we understand how stressful the process can be, which is why we’ve set out a few tips to help you ensure that...
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Personal and Professional Cyber Security Tips

We live in a world of vast technological advancement that allows us to do things our parents could only dream of. In the click of a button, you can instantly have food delivered to your door or talk to someone on the other side of the world. Unfortunately, as we become more connected, we also become more vulnerable to online hackers. At Gilbert, our goal...
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