Contents insurance – things to think about

Most, though not all, contents sections of home insurance policies have a fixed limit on the cover they provide. So before purchasing your home insurance, you need to check what the policy limit is, and be sure that the policy limit is enough to cover all of the items in your home. Make an inventory…

Away for New Year? Don’t come back to January blues at home

Going away over New Year has become more and more popular. If you are going away, you will probably think carefully about the security of your home and how to keep intruders out. But be careful you don’t leave electronic clues for anyone looking for an easy opportunity to break in: Don’t change your landline…

What can you do if flooding is forecast in your area?

Unfortunately, the effects of a flood can be devastating. There are things you can do to prepare your home, which hopefully will reduce the damage. Gas, electricity and water supplies: turn them off at the mains. Contents in your home: move them high up, preferably upstairs, particularly your valuable items.  Unplug all electrical items. Internal…