Our home insurance guides give you the facts about house insurance so you can make an informed choice when you compare policies and providers.
Accidental damage cover can be vital to a home insurance claim, but it's not included on all policies as standard. Read our guide to find out more.
Learn the factors used to determine home insurance premiums and levels of cover, then compare quotes to find the right deal for you.
Should you insure your bike on a home policy or buy dedicated bicycle insurance? Read our guide for the lowdown.
Buildings and contents insurance is a combined policy option for home insurance. Read more in our guide.
A stand-alone buildings insurance policy offers cover for your property's structure and its permanent fittings and fixtures, but not the contents. Read more in our guide.
A stand-alone contents insurance policy offers protection for your personal items that are not fixed to your home, but not for the property's structure, nor its permanent fixtures and fittings. Read more in our guide.
If you own or rent a flat, then what kind of home insurance do you need - and how can you keep the cost down? Read on to find out...
If your house has a flat roof, or even if some of its roof is flat, it can complicate insurance arrangements...
Find out about flood risk and how it may affect your home insurance application, premium and claims.
Get the answers to FAQs on insurance cover for gadgets.
Get the answers to FAQs on home insurance policies.
Do you need dedicated gadget insurance to protect your valuables, or does your home insurance offer sufficient cover? Find out more with our guide.
Does your home insurance policy cover the items you have in your garden, shed or garage? Get the lowdown with our guide.
Buying home emergency insurance cover can offer valuable peace of mind against things like heating, plumbing and electrical problems - but are the policies worth the price?
What factors are excluded from house insurance cover? Find out with our guide.
Learn the basics about home insurance to ensure that you make an informed choice when buying a policy.
Insurance companies use risk-based pricing to determine home insurance premiums - learn the factors involved.
Do you need to include legal expenses cover when you take out home insurance? Take a look at our guide before deciding.
Floods are a force of nature that cannot always be controlled, but there are ways to minimise exposure and loss if your property is under threat.
Do you need to add personal possessions cover away from home to your house insurance policy? Find out more with our guide.
Learn what causes subsidence, what may prevent it, the danger signs to look out for and how home insurers deal with subsidence risk and claims.
How to get insurance for properties with a thatched roof, with details of why choices may be more restrictive and expensive than houses with standard construction.
Get the lowdown on the key things to take into account when buying house insurance.
Advice on how to save on your house insurance premiums.
Distinctions between weather damage, storm damage, accidental damage and the like can be crucial in home insurance - read our guide to find out more.