Month: November 2012

Flood insurance agreement

The current agreement between the Government and the insurance industry, called the Statement of Principles is due to expire on the 30 June 2013 and we understand from insurance media sources that an announcement will be made in the near future. The agreement does not guarantee cover is offered for properties in significant flood risk […]

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Home insurance trace and access

The majority of home insurance policies now include trace and access cover under the buildings section, in the event of leakage of water from fixed internal water or heating installations or domestic appliances. Water leakage accounts for more claims than any other peril, as by its very nature escape of water isn’t a problem until […]

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Maisonettes Quote

Fill in the form below for a Maisonettes Insurance quote Important please read, click on each tab below and carefully answer the questions Start About You Contact The Property Cover Final Details Submit for Quote General details Renewal date / Cover date? * A value is required.Looks too short for a date – e.g. 30/01/2009Looks […]

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Home contents insurance seasonal increase

Most quality home contents insurances covering the main occupied residence automatically include an extension increasing the sum insured by 10% during the whole month of December. Details can be found in the policy wording along with the other terms and conditions. The increase is welcome news for households, as the average spend is £378 on […]

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Amlin home insurance review

A review of the home insurance policy from Amlin, designed to cover the policyholders’ home buildings and/or contents at their main residence. The majority of UK standard home policies cover the same causes of damage and loss, regardless of the provider, so it’s the range of additional benefits that set insurers apart. First the overall […]

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Remember home insurance on bonfire night

Bonfire night is one of my favourite times of year, whether attending an organised firework display or a DIY job in the back garden. The latter being particularly hazardous as according to NHS statistics there are around 1,000 firework related injures a year on 5 November, with more than 50% happening at private parties at […]

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