House

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Autumn to do list: clean your gutters

As we head into the rainy months, it’s important to make sure your home is up to the job. Cleaning gutters should be high on your autumn to do list.

April 12, 2017
Rain on the roof

Get your home ready for bad weather

Living in New Zealand we’re used to all sorts of weather, from beautiful sunny days through to tropical strength wind gusts, torrential rain, hail, snow and ice. When it comes to weather here in the Land of the Long White...

April 4, 2017
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Keep your house warm this winter

Cooler months mean our homes can get chilly and damp so we’ve put together a few tips to keep your family warm and dry this winter.

March 30, 2017
Just finished renovating

I’ve just finished renovating: Do I need to update my insurance?

Finished a renovation? It might be time to look at updating your insurance policy too. Here's what you need to know.

March 10, 2017
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Three things to remember when taking out house insurance

When it comes to house insurance, you're likely to have a few questions before you take out a policy. We've covered some of the likely questions here.

March 9, 2017
What is your next DIY job?

6 do’s and don’ts of DIY renovations

Planning a DIY renovation at home? Get the most out of the process with this list of some dos and don'ts.

February 22, 2017
Are you ready for the Christmas season?

The three things you need to insure for this Christmas

Gearing up for the Christmas holidays? You might want to include an insurance policy review in your planning to make sure you’ve got the right cover in place for the holiday season and beyond.

December 2, 2016
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Stay safe this Guy Fawkes

Safety tips to help prevent unnecessary fire and harm this Guy Fawkes Day

November 4, 2016