Motorhome Weather

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 living this winter: why you should and how to do it

Living in a motorhome in the winter can be thought of as extreme thanks to the usually harsh British weather. However, we like to think of it as an adventure where you’ll successfully be able to overcome any challenges regarding warmth and cosiness. With this in mind, your choice of motorhome is crucial.   Before…
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motorhome in winter

How to Maintain Your Motorhome through Winter

Winter is not the best time of the year for people with a motorhome. There are less places to visit if the weather is bad, and having it simply parked up for months on end doesn’t do the vehicle any good. Some people choose to go and find sunnier climates. Some are happy travelling about…
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laying floor

5 Motorhome Tips and Tricks Everyone Should Know

The motorhome life is wonderful, isn’t it? Packing your bags, hitting the open road, exploring new places. It’s a fascinating experience, even if it’s only a short trip you’re embarking on. It has its limitations, sure. Space being the main one. Space and sometimes comfort. But these are tiny issues, and ones that can be ironed…
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roads

Stay Safe on the Roads.

For many of us, our motorhomes are something we only really use during the sunnier seasons. As such, it means they can often spend months sat dormant either in a garage or, more often than not, outside exposed to the elements. After long periods off the road even the more experienced motorhome owners can forget…
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storm clouds

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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fields and mountains

Alpine Driving for Motorhome Owners

Britain is known for tough winters and tricky driving conditions, but it’s when things get high that motorhome driving really becomes tough. That doesn’t stop the hordes of motorhome and campervan drivers who descend on the Alps, Pyrenees and Dolomites every year however, and despite the difficult driving the mountains remain a firm favourite destination…
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