Many of us are investing in our properties improvement
November 21, 2014
However, one thing that may have been overlooked is informing your insurance provider.
Did you know that many insurers have an automatic clause within their policies, which excludes damage to the property whilst undergoing works? Some insurers may decline to continue cover or impose restrictions such as:
Maintaining the cover you expected when you bought the policy may be complicated and we would advise anyone looking to carry out works discusses it with their broker or insurer
Make sure, where appropriate, you:
It is important that these points are dealt with prior to starting a project so that suitable cover can be arranged and put in place.