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How To Prevent Legionnaires’ Disease in Rental Properties

Legionnaires’ disease is a serious illness which spreads when bacteria get into contaminated water tanks and pipes. When water contaminated with legionella bacteria is inhaled into the lungs, the bacteria are consumed by a type of white blood cell called microphages, inside which they multiply until...

10 Tips To Keep Your Home Safe When You’re On Holiday

Whether you’re jetting off for a round-the-world trip or venturing away for a well-deserved break, you don’t want to be worrying about thieves knowing you’re away. Keep your homestead safe by following these simple steps before you head off. Leave curtains and blinds open Nothing draws...

How To Calculate The Rebuild Value Of Your Home

It’s an essential element of arranging Buildings Insurance, but over or under-valuing your property could land you with an eye-watering bill. Shene Insurance explains how best to calculate the rebuild value of your property. What does ‘rebuild value’ mean? The rebuild cost of your home is different...

Winners and Losers of Home Renovation

Dream-home building conveniently summarised in an hour long TV programme is great for spurring inspiration, as well as potentially misguiding those who want to maximise the resale value of their home. Shene Insurance look at which alterations boost, and which can hinder your property’s “sell-appeal”.  WINNERS Loft...