The Motorhome Blog

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.

Tips for Camping at Christmas

Not many people will think of spending Christmas in a motorhome, but actually, the Christmases spent camping as a family are the ones that will be remembered the most.   There is something magical about parking up at a beauty spot and enjoying Christmas right where you are. You can get away from all the…
Comfort Insurance Breakdown Cover

How to Find the Best Motorhome and Campervan Breakdown Cover

Whether you’re travelling across the UK or making your way across Europe, it’s important to make sure you have motorhome and campervan breakdown cover in place – even if you’ve bought a brand-new leisure vehicle, you never know when something could go wrong to leave you stranded on the side of the road.   If…
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How To Prepare Your Motorhome For Winter

The clocks have gone back and winter is on the way, which means it’s time to put the motorhome in mothballs – properly storing your motorhome during the winter months not only helps prolong its life by protecting it from the elements, it also helps for an easier getaway when spring finally rolls around.  …

How To Repair a Motorhome Roof

Owning a motorhome can be a labour of love – more working parts and components than your average vehicle means more care and maintenance is required, but the pay-off is that you get all the freedom of the open road and can go wherever you want, whenever you want.   The roof is one area…

10 Best Classic Campervans

If you’re in the market for a campervan, it can be difficult to know which type to get – while a classic campervan, with its head-turning looks, might seem the obvious choice, the added engine power and more modern amenities of a contemporary campervan can’t be ignored.   But if you simply can’t see past…
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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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How To Plan a Motorhome Trip To Croatia

If you’re looking for a European getaway that offers pristine beaches, warm seas, history, culture and some of the continent’s most vibrant cities, then a motorhome trip to Croatia should be at the top of your list.   Where is Croatia? Croatia sits at the crossroads of central and south-eastern Europe, with a long coastline…
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How To Make Money Whilst Living In a Motorhome

Working while on the move isn’t quite as impossible as it might seem, there are plenty of opportunities to make money even if you’re living in a motorhome full-time.   How to earn a living while travelling Whether you’ve already made the move to permanent motorhome living or are thinking about taking the plunge, here’s…

Living In a Motorhome

Looking to get away from it all but unsure whether the outdoor life is for you? A motorhome could offer the ideal way to combine the freedom of the open road with the home comforts you’ve become accustomed to. But if you’ve never spent an extended period of time in a motorhome, the idea of…