01/18/2022 By: Jeff Encke, courtesy of Safeco. Home-related trends: higher building materials costs and a skilled labor shortage
If you’ve shopped at Home Depot or Lowe’s lately, you’ve probably noticed that the price tags on building materials have risen dramatically. In the first year of the pandemic, lumber prices alone jumped 42%.1 Steel mill products rose a staggering 81%... More
As the Summer time rolls in and the sun begins to peak through the clouds, of the DFW area, there are sure to be more road trips and family vacations. So, whether you are headed to explore the Palo Duro Canyon in the panhandle, to Big Bend National Park or to the Hill Country... More
Welcome to Texas, the state which can likely have every season in one day. And spring weather can bring some amazing rain storms.
Your home protects you from the elements, but heavy rains can weaken that protection. With a little maintenance and a lot of vigilance, it’s not hard to stay safe and dry.
Spring rainstorms... More
Do You Need Rental Car Insurance?
Maybe you’ve been here before. You’ve flown out of DFW or Dallas Love to a fabulous destination and just come off the plane, picked up your baggage and gone to the rental car counter. You’re tired from the flight, about to begin an ambitious vacation or a challenging... More
With spring in full bloom and summer just on the horizon, prime boating season is upon us. And you might notice more people on the water than ever, because sales of recreational boats have been growing at a steady clip for seven consecutive years now, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association.
Fortunately, the number... More
Why an Independent Agent?
Not all insurance agents are the same! Choosing the right one can make a big difference – in price, service, and value.
With other agencies, you get one company that sells one brand of insurance. With an independent insurance agency like The Gibb Agency, you get choices.
Why? Because independent insurance agencies,... More