The gov.uk website is full of useful information on flood safety. Using just your postcode, you can check the potential flood risk to your home and gain information on what to do.
According to Electrical safety first, more than half of all accidental house fires start in the kitchen. So it's important that you take special care when using electrical appliances.
It’s not only electrical faults that start fires, human error is often to blame. Whether it’s a badly wired plug or an iron left on – we all need to take more care in the home with electrical devices.
Burst water pipes can cause thousands of pounds worth of damage to your home. If a pipe in your home burst, split or leak, here is a quick guide of what we recommend you should do.
If your house has just been hit directly by lightning, your first port of call should be the fire services. Lightning can start fires in loft spaces and within walls of homes.
You may be anxious to clean your home after a fire, but unless you take the time to get professional advice, you may be wasting your efforts or creating further damage.
When a disaster strikes and your home or business premises suffer damage caused by water, whether its a flood or escape of water, it is imperative to respond quickly in order to prevent further damages and complications.
The chief executive of Kensington and Chelsea council has resigned amid criticism over the borough's response to the Grenfell Tower fire.
If your pipe bursts and causes damage to a neighbour’s house, your policy might not pay out if you have bought home rather than contents cover.
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