10 Ways to 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? From a weekend city break to a month long backpacking adventure – however you're holidaying, take a minute to think about what you're leaving behind. It's easy to get caught up in the excitement of an upcoming trip, but taking a few precautionary steps could help keep your home safe and avoid any nasty surprises when you return.