February 20, 2024

Can a tenant redecorate their rented home?

Although many people still think of renting as being a temporary housing solution, the reality is that increasing numbers of tenants are living in the same […]
January 12, 2024

Tenants’ responsibilities for avoiding damp in their rented home

There are lots of different sources of damp in a rented home all of which can damage the property and result in mould growth, which is […]
December 19, 2023

Top 5 tips for tenants this Christmas and through winter

The colder, darker months, combined with festive activities, bring a number of extra risks that tenants need to be mindful of over Christmas and into the […]
November 20, 2023

How to protect your information if your phone or laptop is lost or stolen

A survey carried out on 1,000 smartphone owners by showed that, on average, people will lose two phones in their lifetime. Those aged 25 to […]
October 30, 2023

Going away for more than 30 days? Why your rented home won’t be insured

One of the conditions of your landlord’s insurance is likely to be that the property must not be left unoccupied for more than 30 days – […]
September 20, 2023

Top 5 tenant insurance claims in 2023 and how to avoid them!

Tenants often mistakenly believe that if their possessions are damaged or stolen while they’re in the property, their landlord is responsible for compensating them and will […]
August 15, 2023

What to do if your rental home has been burgled

While the number of burglaries in England and Wales has been on a downward trend for the past 20 years, there were still 275,919 carried out […]
July 19, 2023

Renters (Reform) Bill – tenants with pets and what insurance will cover

A year on from the Government publishing its White Paper on rental reform, the Renters (Reform) Bill has at last begun to make its way through […]