Motorhome Safety

Welcome to the motorhome blog from Comfort Insurance!

As motorhomers ourselves, we are constantly learning new tips from and sharing our own experiences with the wider community and with new friends we meet while out on the road.

That's why we started this motorhome blog - as a place for our customers to find useful resources which can help them to get even more out of the motorhome lifestyle.

Here at Comfort, we understand that there will be some reservations with taking your family away on a motorhome trip for the first time, but they are actually fantastic because of the freedom and flexibility they give. Our blog posts will cover everything you need to know about motorhoming with the family and kids.

Motorhome and Campervan  Insurance

History of the campervan

History of the VW Campervan

View the entire history of the iconic VW Campervan, from its inception in 1947 all the way through to the latest redesign. 

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Storm Safety for Motorhomes and Campervans

You would be forgiven for thinking that the weather is finally starting to improve as it’s been relatively mild over the past few days. However, experts are warning us to hold on to our brollies that little bit longer, as this weekend Arctic air is set to sweep across the UK, bringing rain, wind and…
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Campervan FAQs – Electricity and Plumbing

Owning a campervan can be great fun, especially if you are thinking of buying one for the first time. However, here at Comfort Insurance we know that campervans and everything to do with how they run can sometimes be a bit confusing, which is why we have created our very own FAQs! This article focusses…
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No Laughing Matter: UK Motorhomers facing new dangers in France

At Comfort Insurance we have spent years providing our readers with advice on how to stay safe on their motorhome holidays. However, it’s an unfortunate fact that no matter how safe you are thieves will always come up with new ways to break into motorhomes, especially when they are parked in secluded areas. Recently, there…
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Tips for Long-Haul Motorhome Adventures

Going on long-haul motorhome adventures often requires a fair amount of planning, and even though they are exciting they can also be extremely tiring. Furthermore, if you don’t plan properly you could find yourself in some dangerous situations during your trip that even your motorhome insurance provider will struggle to help you with! So if…
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motorway on the road

Motorway Miles for Motorhome Owners

Motorways make up a huge amount of the driving that the everyday motorhome owner does and in the UK, even some of the worse A-roads can be variable and unsuitable for heavier vehicles. However, motorway driving is given almost no attention in the UK driving theory and practical tests and very little at all in…
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driving at night

Night Driving for Motorhome Owners

A lot of motorhome drivers don’t enjoy driving and night, and very often it’s with good reason! Driving at night is a difficult, tiring and often challenging experience and if you’re able to drive during daylight hours it’s far better. However, there are many occasions when it’s simply more convenient to drive at night, as…
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