Home insurance that doesn't hang you out to dry

Comprehensive buildings and contents cover that will give you complete peace of mind when away on your travels.

Whether it’s buildings or contents insurance you need, our home insurance will give you complete peace of mind when on your travels.

Our specialist cover includes accidental damage and protection from fire, flood, storm, subsidence and other similar causes. To speak to one of our home insurance experts, please call us on 0800 393 966 or request a call back.

Policy benefits include:

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  • New for old cover. For the contents in your home against loss or damage caused by fire, flood, storm, theft, escape of water and other similar causes.
  • Accidental breakage. Covers windows and sanitary ware and damage to drains, pipes, cables or underground pipes.
  • Trace and access. This covers cost of removing and replacing any part of the building to repair a household heating or water system that has caused an escape of water.
  • Accidental damage. To television, satellite, video, audio and computer equipment and breakage of mirrors, ceramic hobs or any glass in furniture such as glass tables or cabinets.
  • Worldwide cover available for personal belongings and money. Perfect for day-to-day life when you are travelling.
  • Christmas seasonal increase and wedding gifts. Contents cover increased by £1,000 during December and for one month before and after the wedding day.
  • Full accidental cover option available. For example putting your foot through the ceiling, damaging a worktop, spilling red wine on the carpet or knocking over a vase.
  • Homecare services as an additonal benefit. Provided with either buildings or contents to cover for loss or damage to trees, shrubs, plants, hedges and lawns up to £1,000. (Available with certain insurers only).
  • Pedal cycle cover option available. For loss or damage to any pedal cycle belonging to your family.
  • Loss or damage to freezer food caused by a rise or fall in temperature.

Home emergency assistance

For just an extra £30 per year, our Home Emergency Assistance Cover could protect your home from costs arising from a number of domestic emergencies. With just one call to our helpline, a skilled tradesman will be sent to your rescue.

  • Breakdown of the main heating system
  • Breakage of the sole toilet unit
  • Damage to, or failure of the home’s security, including locks and windows
  • Loss of domestic power supply
  • Loss of keys
  • Plumbing and drainage problems
  • Vermin infestation

For expert advice on your insurance needs, please call us on 0800 393 966 or request a call back.

Read our policy documentation

Our documentation page provides all the policy information you need for the Home Insurance that we offer.

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More Reasons To Trust Shield Total Insurance...

  • Specialist provider of caravan and motorhome insurance

  • Great savings on a wide range of insurance products

  • Flexible cover options with policies tailored for you

  • Dedicated teams providing a friendly, knowledgeable and efficient service

  • UK-based customer contact centre for your calls

  • 5 Star Rating from independent financial research company, Defaqto

  • Outstanding customer service award from ICS

  • Member of the Caravan Storage Site Owners' Association

  • Member of the British Insurance Brokers' Association

  • Member of the National Caravan Council

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