Homeowners plan increased home security before Christmas

Over half of Irish homeowners are planning to take additional precautions to make their homes more secure in the lead up to Christmas, recent AA research has found. A survey of over 6,000 homeowners undertaken by AA Home Insurance found that 31% of respondents described themselves as “very likely” to take extra security measures to […]

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House Alarm – What You Need To Consider

Fitting a house alarm offers extra peace of mind and will contribute towards keeping loved ones and valuable items safe and secure. Investing in your home security may work out more affordable in the long run than replacing expensive belongings in the event of a burglary. It’s also worth noting that adding a house alarm […]

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Cost Of Running Family Home Is Up 3% – AA Ireland

The annual cost of owning and maintaining a family home has risen by over 3% in the last 12 months to €16,169.15 – equating to about 43% of the current average Irish national wage, according to figures issued today by AA Home Insurance. The AA carries out a detailed calculation each year which looks at the total cost […]

Running a home costs average family over €16K

The annual cost of owning and maintaining a family home has risen by over 3% in the last 12 months to €16,169.15 – equating to about 43% of the current average Irish national wage, according to figures issued today by AA Home Insurance. The AA carries out a detailed calculation each year which looks at […]

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How to stay safe at Halloween

Halloween is a time of spooky fun, frights and excitement, but with all those whizzes and bangs it can be fraught with danger. Make sure that your Halloween party doesn’t turn into a real-life horror show by following our simple safety advice… COSTUMES – Make sure your costume (whether adult or child) is made of […]

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How to stay safe at Halloween

Halloween is a time of spooky fun, frights and excitement, but with all those whizzes and bangs it can be fraught with danger. Make sure that your Halloween party doesn’t turn into a real-life horror show by following our simple safety advice… COSTUMES – Make sure your costume (whether adult or child) is made of […]

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Over Half of Homeowners Plan Home Upgrades

In the wake of Hurricane Ophelia and Storm Brian, homeowners are being advised to keep their home insurance policies up to date, including advising their insurance provider of any renovations which may affect the value of their home. After recent weather events caused damage to a number of properties across Ireland, AA Home Insurance is […]

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Time To Review Home Insurance as stormy winter looms

With further unsettled weather expected in the coming days as Storm Brian passes over Ireland and the UK, homeowners are being advised to check that they have an adequate level of home insurance in place. AA Home Insurance is urging property owners and landlords to take the time now in advance of the winter season to […]

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Time for Last Minute Home Repairs as Winter Nears

With Hurricane Ophelia signalling the start of what may be a wet and windy winter for Ireland, AA Home Insurance is warning homeowners to take the time to carry out any home repairs that had been ignored over the summer months. While recent research from the home insurance provider found that just 1% of homeowners intend […]

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1 in 3 Homeowners have Experienced Poor Workmanship

Over a third of Irish homeowners have experienced poor quality workmanship first hand in the course of carrying out home improvements. As part of an AA Home Insurance of over 3,000 homeowners, 34.98% of those surveyed stated that they had personally experienced bad practice from a tradesperson or service provider when having work done to […]

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