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If your home is struck by lightning, it can cause serious damage and have a devastating impact on your day-to-day life. You may think, “It won’t happen to me,” – but unfortunately, storms are getting worse because of climate change,

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Winter flooding is a serious threat for 2.4 million UK residents who live in high-risk areas, including coastal regions and areas prone to high rainfall. This year, some regions have suffered the wettest weather since records began in 1766, leading

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Mopping Up Flood Water

It isn’t just heavy rainfall we should be wary of when it comes to home flooding – there are other common causes inside the home that can do just as much damage. In fact, burst pipes, poor drainage, clogged rain

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Crashing Waves

People across the UK are bracing themselves for another weekend of gales and floods – just days after Storm Ciara wreaked havoc across the country, killing two people. The Met Office has warned that Storm Dennis is due to strike

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Fire do not cross Tape

No property is immune from the risks of fire – which can strike suddenly and without warning. Even when the occupants are careful, taking every precaution, it’s still possible that a blaze will break out in your home, leaving devastation

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Living Room Flood

It’s easy to take our water supply for granted, but when a plumbing emergency crops up, it can cause serious damage to your home. If you’re unlucky enough to suffer burst pipes, act fast to minimise the water damage. If

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Flooded Town

Floods have been hitting the headlines throughout much of the UK during the past year – and the statistics make for grim reading. Many parts of the country are prone to flooding and around 2.4 million people live in high-risk

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Christmas Dinner

With Christmas just around the corner, it can get pretty manic in the kitchen, especially if you’re planning a festive feast for family and friends. Even when you’re swept up in the hectic preparations for Christmas dinner, caution and safety

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Firefighter

More than 200 people each year lose their life in a house fire in the UK. The majority of the 37,000 house fires occur between 10pm and 6am and are the result of electrical equipment misuse – especially leaving food

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Socket Fire

It’s easy for a house to catch fire through the misuse of appliances and sheer carelessness. Once a blaze is ignited, it can engulf your home in a shockingly fast period of time. From the initial flames, the fire can

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