Why choose Hiscox
Special homes require a specialist approach to home insurance. Those who value insurance as much as the value of their home often need a little more safeguarding – after all, peace of mind is priceless.
Our client relationships are based on trust and we handle all our claims with speed, efficiency and courtesy. Common sense comes as standard. And we never look for loopholes.
Your protection matters, which is why we’ve built a series of home insurance guides that will help steer you through one of the most important decisions you’ll make about your home’s safety. We’ve collated information on all aspects of home insurance; from home security tips and advice to information on unoccupied properties and second homes.
Hiscox offer two different types of high quality home insurance; both buildings and contents. So you can start planning what type of home insurance will best suit your individual needs, take a look at our guides below, written by our expert advisors.
Home security tips
If you are looking for expert home safety advice, open up our home security tips guide to benefit from our informed opinions and guidance.
Home security systems
We offer advice on home security systems. From motion sensors and entry-point detectors to sophisticated camera systems, choosing which is best for you is the first step towards covering your home.
Unoccupied property insurance is treated slightly differently from standard buildings insurance. Find out how an unoccupied property may affect the terms of your existing policy and information on empty house insurance.
Second home security tips
If you own a second home or holiday home there are a number of ways you can secure your property while you are away. In a few simple steps your home will become a lot less vulnerable.