Motorhome Security

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. 

Motorhome Security – How to Protect Your Motorhome From Being Stolen

Motorhomes have always been popular targets for thieves as they are valuable and often filled with expensive contents. In fact, motorhome theft is still on the rise, with a recent increase in ‘Staycations’ making motorhomes and campervans more at risk of theft than ever before. Motorhome holidays are on the increase, with UK resident’s looking…
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Motorhome keys

Vehicle Security – Motorhome buying scams and key security

Let the seller beware! We’ve seen some worrying social media posts recently where sellers of motorhomes have advertised their vehicles for sale and the sales process hasn’t gone to plan. There are a couple of scenarios that we’ve seen. Scenario 1 – Potential buyer test drives the motorhome and pays a cash deposit with an…
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Touring Europe In A Motorhome

Hotels and villas are all well and good, but nothing gives you the freedom to explore quite like travelling in your very own motorhome. But while spontaneity plays a big part in motorhome holidays, preparation can help you make the most of your trip – here’s our motorhome in Europe guide.   How to tour…
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motorhome wheel clamp

Motorhome Security Top Tips

Motorhomes have never been more popular in the UK – new registrations increased by 83% between 2009 and 2018, and the 14,655 new motorhome registered in 2018 represented an all-time high according to figures from the National Caravan Council. And it looks like 2019 is set to be another bumper year, as moving annual total…
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festival

Keeping your motorhome safe at festivals

Glastonbury festival begins this week, which is why last Friday we wrote a blog filled with tips and advice for motorhome owners planning on heading to Pilton for the long weekend. However, even though Glastonbury is one of the most well-known festivals in the UK, we are a nation of music and camping enthusiasts which…
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stormy weather

Covers and Weather Shields

  It’s a bit of an unwritten rule that whenever you want to take a motorhome holiday, the weather starts to alternate between beating sunshine and driving rain. Most motorhomes are more than able to withstand a bit of heavy weather, but over the long run it can do serious damage to the exterior and,…
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