Home Insurance Guides

Buying Home Insurance can be daunting. To help you make the right decision and get the best deal, read our home insurance guides - from how to calculate the right value of contents cover, to fire safety and home security.

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When taking out home insurance, how do you calculate a value for your contents insurance? Our guide aims to help with this.

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Fire Safety

In this guide we look at what you can do to lower the risk of a fire in your home.

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Home Security

This guide provides tips on burglary prevention and home security tips.

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How does No Claims Discount work?

Ever wondered how no claims discount works for Home insurance? Our guide takes a closer look.

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RAC explain what home insurance you need if you are renting a property, click here to find out more.


Why is it important to have home insurance in place? This article from the RAC explains it all.


Our RAC Home Insurance guide answers your questions on voluntary and compulsory excess and how much you should be paying


How does home insurance work and what type of cover do you need? This guide from the RAC answer all the important questions.


If you rent your home, do you need to bother with insurance? Actually you do - this RAC guide takes a closer look at contents insurance for tenants.


New for old cover is often available as part of a home insurance policy, but what does it mean and how does it work? This guide from the RAC explains.


If you’re a new owner or looking to upgrade your home insurance policy, check out this RAC Home guide on what the best home insurance policy should include.


From flooding and fires to red wine spills or broken electronics, it can be tough to know when to make a claim. Optional or essential - our guide explains all.

Home Improvements

A home improvement project can not only enhance your property, it can add value too - but it might have an impact on your home insurance.


When the weather turns colder, help to keep your house nice and warm by using these useful tips from RAC Home Insurance


Did you know that the type of roof you have on your property might have an impact on your home insurance? The RAC explains why in this handy guide.

Home Security and Emergency

An unexpected boiler breakdown can be a nightmare, but, if you’ve got emergency home cover it doesn't have to be. Find out more in our quick guide


Flooding can happen at any time, but there are steps you can take to prepare your home to minimise damage and recover from its impact.