As Insurance Brokers since 1972 Pat Britton & Co. Ltd have a long established track record with no ties to any one Institution or Insurance Company. Which guarantees our customers that we will endeavour find the best possible quotation available for their Insurance requirements.
Turn your house into a smart home!
Many new homes are built to utilise technology that makes them more efficient and interactive. But it is possible to make simple switches to upgrade older homes, too
8 changes that can affect your motor trade insurance
As for all insurance policies, if your circumstances relating to the cover change, it’s essential to inform the insurer to avoid any possible disputes in the event of a claim. Here are a few things to keep in mind.
5 ways to make house buying run smoothly
If you are a first-time buyer, or if it has been a long time since you last bought a house, it’s easy to overlook the basics. But making sure you have all the fundamentals in place will make the process much easier - here are a few things to bear in mind.
Insider tips to get cheaper car insurance quotes
Everyone likes to get good value for money, but a few simple mistakes or missed tricks could mean you are paying more than you need to for car insurance. Here are five simple things to check to make sure you are getting the best deal.
The low down on van insurance
Choosing the right insurance cover for your van is extremely important. Unlike cars, vans can be used for a myriad of purposes and this impacts on the cost of insurance. Having the right cover for your specific requirements gives you the freedom to concentrate on other important things - such as taking care of your business!
Could your house be underinsured?
With the cost of labour and materials rising, it’s worth checking that your insurance policy is still sufficient to cover the cost of rebuilding your home should the worst happen.
Tips for buying a used car
Doing a little research before you buy a second-hand car is not only important for your financial security, it’s also a matter of safety. Unknowingly buying a car that has hidden flaws - such as being written off - could have tragic consequences in the event of an accident. Check out these tips to ensure you are buying a diamond and not a dud.
Guide to planning permission: 9 questions answered
Adding space to your home can save the upheaval of moving, but you will need to abide by all the relevant planning rules. Some renovation projects don’t require planning permission, but if you do need it, the process can seem complicated. Here are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.
10 ways to protect your home
Installing the right home security means you can relax while you are in your house and if you are away, you will know your property is safe guarded against fire, vandalism, and theft. Here is what you need to know.
Do you use casual help on the farm? Make sure you have them covered!
Summer is a busy time of year on the farm, with all hands needed on deck to keep things running smoothly. If you find you have family and friends working on your farm, make sure you have the right insurance coverage in place to protect everyone.
Is it time to switch to an electric van?
Caring about climate change is a big factor in deciding to use an electric vehicle, but many are still concerned about reliability and availability. Here are some things to consider before taking the plunge.
What to do before you renew!
Life is busy, and for many of us car insurance renewals are another piece of admin we could do without. It’s easier to just carry on with your existing provider, with every good intention of shopping around for a better deal next time. But it doesn't take a lot of time or effort to get a better deal on your car insurance - here is what you need to know.
Protect your mobile home when not in use
Owning a mobile home is a big investment, and keeping it in optimal condition will be a priority. Here are a few tips to keep it safe when you’re not using it.
Farm security checklist: are you protected?
Farm theft can happen at any time, and the loss of assets can be devastating to a business. Good insurance is essential, but here are a few simple steps you can take to minimise the risk of anything being stolen from your farm in the first place.
What to do if you are hit by a storm
Extreme weather incidents are becoming more regular - and more severe. It’s impossible to predict when and where the next storm will occur so it pays for all of us to know what steps to take ahead of a weather event, and what to do if damage occurs.
How to save money on your motor trade insurance
All businesses are looking to make savings where they can, in the face of rising running costs. While insurance is an unavoidable expense, there are ways to get the coverage you need without paying over the odds.
What insurance does a salon need?
Here is the coverage every salon owner should put in place - and some extras that are nice to have!
The low down on Public Liability Insurance
It’s one of the more universal insurances, but what exactly is Public Liability Insurance and when should it be taken out? Here is all you need to know