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.

How to Maintain your Caravan Brakes

Regular maintenance is essential to make sure your car remains roadworthy and passes its annual MOT test. But while caravans don’t have to undergo the same rigorous testing regime, it’s important to carry out routine checks to make sure it’s fit to travel, paying particular attention to the tyres and brakes.    How do caravan brakes work?    Most…

How To Clean Your Entire Motorhome

Motorhomes are made for adventure and designed to withstand the worst that the weather can throw at them, from blistering sun to driving rain to freezing snow.   But when your motorhome is exposed to the elements, it can quickly get covered in all manner of grit, dirt and dust – a problem that can be…

5 Pros of Living in a Caravan

Are you fed up of rip-off rental payments or eye-watering mortgage payments? Do you feel the need to get out and see the world, without being tied down to any one particular place? Then living in a caravan could prove to be the perfect way to escape the rat race and open up a world…

Top 15 Campervan Accessories

If you’re about to embark on a campervan holiday, you’ll want your van to be a real home-from-home, a way to get away from it all while keeping a few creature comforts intact. And while your campervan will come with most of the kit you need to survive in the wild, you might want to consider…
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Making your own Motorhome and Campervan Insurance

Comfort Insurance should be an inspiration to many small or family-run businesses – where a passion was turned into a business, and that business became a leading industry specialist – recognised, respected and admired by the biggest brands in the sector. Peter Cue and his wife Pat had always enjoyed being motorhome owners, seeing it…
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IPID – Benefits for Motorhome and Campervan Insurance

If you’ve taken out insurance of late there’s every chance you’ll have encountered the new Europe-wide Insurance Product Information Document, or IPID (as I’m sure we’ll all get used to calling it).
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Which Motorhome Insurance Policy

Insurance is a minefield. You don’t want to spend too much, but at the same time, the last thing you want is to be under-insured and find yourself shelling out should the worst happen.

The Joys of a Motorhome

There’s no better feeling than bundling a week’s worth of ‘essentials’ and one or two of your favourite people into your motorhome and heading off for a seven-day escapade on the open road.
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The Motorhomer’s Guide to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia

This summer, Russia will be hosting the greatest sporting event of the year – the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Every time a World Cup is staged, fans descend upon the host nation in their thousands to witness footballing history – and this year, you might be one of them. While flights to Russia might be…