Protect your property against rain and floods

Over the recent weeks of stormy weather one of the big home insurance comparison sites revealed that they had an increase in household insurance cover enquires.

Apart from a quality buildings insurance policy you can also do many other things to help protect your home against downpours and floods such as moving your furniture upstairs, unplugging all electrical items and turning off the mains supply of gas, electricity and water.

Lightening damage is something that is at a greater risk during summer, so if there is lightening then it would be wise to unplug your appliances to prevent power surges and don’t use metal objects like sinks and taps.

The best defense against rain and flood is to be insured all year round with a quality home insurance policy, why not take a look at our comparison table.