Home maintenance

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Home improvements: what your insurer needs to know

Home maintenance

21 July 2023

From putting a new lick of paint on the living room walls to remodelling the kitchen, planning new home improvements is an exciting time. Find out what your insurer needs to know before you start here.

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How to treat woodworm

Home maintenance

10 March 2023

Here's everything you need to know about types of woodworm, how to spot infestations and how to treat it.

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How to health-check your roof

Home maintenance

8 March 2023

Help keep leaks at bay and catch issues early with our handy guide on how to maintain your roof.

worker setting up central gas heating boiler
Spotting the most common boiler problems

Home maintenance

2 February 2023

Find out everything you need to know about the most common boilers problems, and how AXA will protect your boiler when the worst happens.

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Is your home ready for winter?

Home maintenance

2 December 2022

Make sure your home stays warm and cosy whatever the weather.

Dripping tap
How to fix a dripping tap

Home maintenance

14 July 2022

Check out our guide on how to fix a dripping tap and help to keep your home safe from water damage.

Black mould against a white wall
What is mould and how to get rid of it?

Home maintenance

14 July 2022

Find out everything you need to know about mould and causes, treatment and long-term solutions to protect your home.

Subsidence
What is subsidence and its signs?

Home maintenance

14 July 2022

Find out how to spot the signs of subsidence and ways to prevent it in our handy guide.

Condensation
How to stop condensation in your home

Home maintenance

14 July 2022

What causes condensation to occur and how can you deal with it? Find out how to avoid condensation and dampness with improved ventilation and insulation.