Home tips and guides

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Get help with the cost of living

Cost of living

8 November 2023

Whether it's struggling to pay bills, facing unexpected costs, or just dealing with day-to-day expenses - there is help available. Here are a few ways you can get some extra support.

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How to protect your home from storm damage

Home safety

2 November 2023

Want to know how to protect your home from storm damage? Check out our handy guide on how to make sure you’re prepared.

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Is your home ready for winter?

Home maintenance

2 November 2023

Make sure your home stays warm and cosy whatever the weather.

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A step-by-step guide to cleaning your gutters

Home maintenance

10 October 2023

Cleaning your gutters may seem like a daunting and messy task, but with the right tools you can keep them clean, clear, and working correctly

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5 energy-saving tips for your home

Heating and energy

13 September 2023

Making small changes around your home can help you save energy without compromising your comfort or convenience.

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Protecting your home in the summer months

Home safety

21 July 2023

From weatherproofing to home security, AXA reveals how to protect your property in the summer months.

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Home improvements: what your insurer needs to know

Home maintenance

21 July 2023

From putting a new lick of paint on the living room walls to remodelling the kitchen, planning new home improvements is an exciting time. Find out what your insurer needs to know before you start here.

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How can I make my home more environmentally sustainable?

Inspiration and lifestyle

17 July 2023

From simple fixes, to large investments. Find out everything you need to know about how to make your home more environmentally friendly.

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6 Simple Ways to Save Water

Inspiration and lifestyle

22 June 2023

Making small changes to conserve water in your home can help to reduce your water bills as well as have a positive impact on the environment. Here are our top 6 water saving ideas.