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Tips and great ideas from our team of caravan and motorhome experts.

Unlearn the city

When was the last time you went through a full day without worrying about places you had to be, queuing for lunch, or checking your phone? Do you remember what it’s like to breathe fresh, clean air or feel sand between your toes?

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Winter park home insulation tips

Come winter, a park home doesn’t have to leave you out in the cold. From basic draught proofing through to specialist insulation options, there are a number of steps you can take to maximise comfort and minimise your fuel spend.

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10 reasons to consider buying a park home over a bungalow for your retirement

In England alone, government figures suggest that around 160,000 people live in 84,000 park homes. So how does a single storey lodge on a private estate compare to bricks-and-mortar?

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How to choose the right motorhome cover

Motorhome covers protect a unit’s bodywork from the elements, thereby reducing the likelihood of premature wear and tear. The wrong choice of product could increase the risk of problems such as condensation and mildew, so what should you look for?

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How to maintain and store your trailer tent

There are two important elements involved in taking care of a trailer tent: making sure the fabric sections stay dry when stored, clean and in good condition, while ensuring the trailer is in good working order. From top to bottom, here are the essentials

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Be aware before you compare: top tips for using price comparison sites wisely

Price comparison websites claim to be the quickest and easiest way to buy or renew your insurance. But to make the most of these tools and find the most suitable policy for your needs, it’s important to do your research and be a smart shopper...

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Tent insurance: what’s covered in your policy?

The right type of camping insurance goes far beyond protecting your canvas and poles; if the unexpected hits, it includes giving you a simple and affordable way of keeping your camping holiday on track...

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How Brexit could impact your next European road trip

For motorists planning a trip to the continent, has anything actually changed since the Brexit vote? When it comes to what’s happening right now, motorists and holidaymakers should focus on the following...

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5 reasons why it pays to buy direct from a specialist insurer

Price comparison sites give the impression that they are offering the best deals around, but for a great deal on the right level of cover, for reliable support and expert help if you need to claim, here’s why it pays to buy direct from a specialist...

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What Brexit means for UK caravan and motorhome owners

No-one can say for certain whether UK drivers are going to be net winners or losers from the Brexit decision over the long term. But what changes - good and bad - might we expect?

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