Owners Guides

Welcome to the Comfort Insurance guides section – the hub of information for both new and experienced motorhome, campervan and caravan owners.


Whether you’re a seasoned pro when it comes to owning a motorhome, or new to owning a caravan, read our handy owner’s guides that will tell you everything you need to know about owning a motorhome, campervan or caravan.

Along with tips & advice on maintaining your motorhome, we’ve got answers to common problems you may face when owning a recreational vehicle, and advice on what to consider when both buying & selling your motorhome or caravan. We’ll also highlight some of the best accessories available that will make your life easier when it comes to owning a motorhome, caravan or campervan.

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Secure Motorhome Beneath Tree

How To Secure Your Motorhome

Motorhomes are expensive, and even with comprehensive insurance, you don’t want to go through the hassle of having it stolen. So having strong security measures in place makes complete sense. We’ve broken down our recommended security measures into three sections: How to prevent someone from breaking in to your motorhome How to prevent them from…
Inside caravan windows

What to Look for When Buying a Caravan

Buying a caravan is a pretty big deal. They can change your life for the better, but are also a big investment. It’s not like buying a new TV – this is something that you will live, eat and sleep in. Multiple times a year, if you’re lucky. So it’s important to make the right…
caravan by river

The Costs of Owning A Caravan

If you’re lucky enough to have a little disposable income, then owning a caravan can be a great experience. You get to travel all over the country (and even further, if you’re feeling adventurous), with a place to call home trailing along. But the more you use it, then more expenses you will incur, maybe…
Blue VW Campervan on Grass

How to Prevent (And Remove) Damp from your Campervan

It’s no exaggeration to say that damp is one of the worst things that can happen to your campervan or motorhome. You’ll feel less comfortable, and there are some quite serious health implications to sleeping in a place with damp. And, if left untreated, it can cause permanent damage which will impact the value of…
Awning on Caravan with seating

Caravan Equipment: What Do You Need?

Have you just bought your first caravan? It’s an exciting time. But before you set off on your first weekend-away, you need to make sure you have everything you need. Not just your holiday clothes, and not just your pots and pans. But the essential caravan equipment that, without, you will struggle to make it…
Caravans under the Sunset

5 Top Tips for Selling Your Motorhome

Selling your motorhome is really easy. Okay, it might be a little difficult to get rid of something you love. Especially if you’ve had it a long time. But the actual process of selling could not be simpler. At least, as long as you follow these five tips. It might take a little bit of work. There’s…