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Illustration of rats eating leaves in a restaurant that’s in the gutters of a house

Nov. 28, 2023

How maintaining your gutters prevents water damage and pests

Are your gutters a five-star water damage shield or a rat restaurant? Find out why it’s important to regularly maintain your gutters.
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Grandmother and granddaughter together in the kitchen

Oct. 31, 2023

Is my granny flat covered by home insurance?

A granny flat may be covered by your home insurance, but there are a few things to consider. Here’s what you need to know.
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Illustration of a man spinning a plate on his finger

Aug. 01, 2023

Accidental damage: Why you shouldn’t use the good china in winter

Discover how colder temperatures can increase your risk of accidental damage, and what you can do to avoid breaking fragile items this winter.
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couple looking at laptop

Jul. 11, 2023

Home Insurance Quote Guide

Not sure where to start with your home insurance quote? This checklist will help you get all the information you need ready for a stress-free quote.
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A woman arrives home from a holiday to find an empty cash box, files and cables discarded on the floor

Jun. 27, 2023

What to do after a burglary

Having your house broken into can be overwhelming and scary. We share the essential steps you should take after a burglary so you can take back control.
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Illustration of a burglar’s hand reaching out of a soup bowl that’s next to car keys and a wallet

Jun. 15, 2023

How to keep your home and belongings safe from burglary and theft in winter

Tips to help safeguard your home and belongings this winter from theft and burglary. Take steps to help keep your home safe and check your insurance policy is up to date.
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Illustration of a kid kicking a ball in the house towards the television.

Apr. 05, 2023

It’s not just kids causing accidental damage in the home

Discover how you can lessen the risk of having to make an accidental damage claim on your home and contents insurance.
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Illustration of a woman peering at a bonsai tree growing out of a sink while its roots burst the water pipe.

Apr. 05, 2023

Water leaks: Is there a secret bonsai garden below your sink?

Water damage is one of the most common home insurance claims. Here’s how you can help safeguard your home from water leaks and burst pipes.
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Dec. 15, 2022

Home maintenance tips to help you look after your house

Our tips to help you maintain your home to minimise the risk of water damage caused by two common issues you might not have thought about.
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