Archive: November 2017
What insurance do I need for my thatched house?
Thatched houses and thatched cottages are seen as idyllic properties to live in. Thatched homes are often situated in quiet, rural areas and are more peaceful than the hustle and bustle of a city.
Thatch advice – Chimney safety and maintenance
While it is important to maintain your thatched roof, it is also essential to inspect your chimney regularly to reduce the risk of a thatch fire.
Higos acquires Mellerup’s (General Insurances) Ltd
Higos Insurance Services has announced the aquisition of Mellerup’s (General Insurances) Ltd. Mellerup’s specialises in shooting and field sports insurance and is based in Dursley, Gloucestershire.
Are animals attracted to thatched roofs?
Thatched roofs are made from natural material such as water reed, combed wheat reed or long straw, which could potentially attract pests.