When you’re thinking about taking out a new home insurance policy, one of the decisions you’ll need to make is whether to include Trace and Access cover. In this article we do a quick refresh on Trace and Access and why you might want to include it in your policy.
Whilst most Trace and Access claims proceed smoothly, sometimes claims may be scrutinised or refused by insurers. In this article we take a brief look at some of the common reasons behind the refusal of a Trace and Access claim.
As you shop around for home insurance, the levels of Trace and Access cover can vary. In this short blog, we discuss some of the main things to look out for.
Sometimes ‘Trace and Access’ and ‘Escape of Water’ are used interchangeably. However, it’s important to realise that they represent different stages and parts of a water damage insurance claim.
Even though water leaks can occur in even the most well-maintained homes, it’s still crucially important to be proactive in maintaining your home.
If you’ve had a water leak that’s caused damage to your home and you’ve just started the (less than enviable) task of sorting it out, then you may be wondering what you can and cannot claim for on your home insurance policy.
Have you noticed a water leak? Are you thinking about claiming on your house insurance? In this article we give an overview of the process for making a home insurance claim after a water leak. We’ll give an overview of the typical claims process, what you can and can’t claim for and some best practices.
One of the most common questions (and sources of confusion) our clients have is whether the cost of plumbing is included in their insurance policies. In this article we answer this common question and several related questions.
There’s often some confusion between the terms ‘Trace and Access’ and ‘leak detection’. Are they the same? Or if not, how do they differ? We take a look at the key differences between the two terms.