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Flood Re Home Insurance

Under a scheme called Flood Re, annual home insurance premiums will be capped and payouts for flood damage will come from a central pool of money. How do I know if my home is affected? The scheme covers 350,000 households which the environment agency says are at high risk of flooding. You can use the […]


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Home emergency cover

What does a typical home emergency cover policy look like? A difficult question, and one which doesn’t really have a clear answer. Over the years The AA, British Gas, HomeServe, and many other utility companies, have come up with a range of products that have served to confuse customers. Does it cover my boiler? Central […]


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Contents insurance

  Insurers define ‘contents’ as the sort of things you would take with you if you were to move house, including furniture, clothes, electricals, money and jewellery. Contents insurance also covers some fixtures such as carpets and curtains. There are broadly two types of cover. Most policies these days are ‘as new’ or ‘new for […]


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Home insurance

Home insurance is a general term used to describe two different types of insurance: Buildings insurance- for permanent fixtures and fittings, like kitchens and bathrooms, roof and floors. Contents insurance – for things you keep in your home, like furniture, TVs, personal belongings and some types of flooring including carpets. You can normally buy both […]


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Landlord emergency cover

What’s so special about landlord emergency cover? Simple. It’s tailored to the individual needs of the landlord. Unfortunately many of the products out there can only be sold to private home owners, and don’t have the landlord in mind. What a landlord needs is a policy that covers their annual CP12 gas checks, as well […]


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Comparing home protection products

Comparing home protection products can be difficult. Why? There are so many of them: boiler cover, central heating, home emergency, plumbing and drainage. So where to start and to finish your search for the perfect product? Making it easy Here at HEC, we look to make your journey for the right product as simple as […]


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Get Cover in Time for Winter

Felling the cold pinch of winter settling in, starting to worry about your boiler, central heating system… Well here at Home Emergency Cover we can help you with peace of mind. We list and compare leading home emergency, boiler and central heating products to make your home safe all year round. Find quality products at […]


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Welcome to the new site!

HEC has been around for a few years now, saving consumers hundreds on their home emergency cover costs. But today we can announce our exciting new site, which is restyled, reworked, and easy to navigate. Our aim is the same: help you find quality cover at low prices. Surf our pages for information news, FAQ’s, […]


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Home Emergency Cover

What does a typical home emergency cover policy look like? A difficult question, and one which doesn’t really have a clear answer. Over the years The AA, British Gas, HomeServe, and many other utility companies, have come up with a range of products that have served to confuse customers. Does it cover my boiler? Central […]


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Main aspects of cover

Today we break down some of the main aspects of home emergency cover. Boiler service Most products will come with an annual boiler service. This will take place at an agreed time during the year and ensure your boiler is maintained in tip-top shape. Plumbing and drainage Not working? Can’t find the quick fix? Well […]