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Our Homeowner guides will help you to make the best of your current home and whether you looking to sell up and move on or just want to protect what you have, we’ve got you covered. Our guide features general home maintenance, what to look out for when you want to add value to your home and making sure your home is insured to protect you for all eventualities.

If you’re already a mortgage customer you can quickly and easily find out how to switch to a new mortgage deal with us, arrange to borrow more on your mortgage or what to do if you’re moving home.

We also offer You Choose Home Insurance (underwritten and administered by RSA), where you can pick the right cover to suit you.


Budgeting for garden renovations

Whether you’ve just moved in to your home and want to make it your own or you’ve been in your home a while and fancy a change of scenery the garden is a great place to start.

Getting your home ready to sell

When you've decided the time is right to move, what are the most effective ways to make your home appealing to prospective buyers? Our guide of top tips can help you get the best out of your home.

Garden renovations to help sell your home

If you are looking to raise ‘kerb appeal’ making your gardens look nice quickly and easily doesn’t have to be expensive or difficult to maintain.

Remortgaging - What you need to know

Whether it's the first time you're remortgaging or you're an experienced mortgage switcher, we know it can still be difficult to know how the process works for different mortgage providers.

Fixed Rate Mortgages

Emma Lunn, a freelance personal finance journalist, tell us her views on fixed rate mortgages.

Wrap-up your home this winter

The long hot summer is just a distant memory now as the cold weather approaches. You’ll soon find yourself reaching for a chunky knit jumper and scarf - but don’t forget to wrap-up your home too.

Is it time to make a move?

Read our guide to selling your home for advice and handy tips on making your house move smoother.

How to make your home grow with you

Life changes all the time, including the space you need at home. You might have realised that you love your home but you’re outgrowing it, and need more space.

Portability (Move Home with your Mortgage)

The word portability in the dictionary is defined as ‘to be easily carried or moved’. When referring to your mortgage (and often also called ‘porting’), it is simply where you are able to take your mortgage product/rate with you when you move home.

Home security this winter

What are your home security habits?
The best way to reduce your risk of being burgled is to follow some simple security guidelines.

Time to think about remortgaging

If your current deal is coming to an end soon, perhaps it’s time to think about remortgaging.

Home maintenance tips

It’s unlikely that home maintenance is top of your priority list of must do things this weekend. But along with the daily...

10 ways to help keep your home safe while you're away

There’s no place like home – and home insurance is there to help keep the things you love safe. But who doesn’t love a getaway?

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