How to protect your home from damage caused by bad weather says confused

The home insurance comparison site confused.com is advising all homeowners how to protect their home from damage caused by bad weather.

The wind can be a big problem to they are suggesting that an items that risk being blown around the garden or driveway are securely fastened down or removed indoors.

Branches from trees should be tied back or cut off as they can snap off and cause damage to your property.

The risk of flooding your home is high with large down falls of rain, so make sure that all electrical equipment is unplugged and removed to higher ground. If your house is at risk from floods that you could place sandbags outside the property to help prevent water getting in through the doors.

Make sure you have a comprehensive home insurance policy that will protect you from the unexpected behaviour of the weather.

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