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Tips to reduce your home's energy consumption

Submitted by Dean on 23 May, 2022 - 11:51 with 0 comment

The price of food, council tax, car fuel and energy is shooting up.

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Your underinsurance jargon buster

Submitted by Dean on 23 May, 2022 - 10:56 with 0 comment

Maybe there’s a time and place for jargon but when it comes to your Buildings Insurance, there’s no room for misinterpretation.

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Is your commercial property insured for the right amount?

Submitted by Dean on 9 May, 2022 - 09:59 with 0 comment

Data from RebuildCostASSESSMENT.com shows that, after assessing more than 2,000 commercial properties (from shops, hotels, offices, and factories) that more than 85% of commercial properties are not insured for the right amount.

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Index Linking - What you need to know

Submitted by Dean on 28 March, 2022 - 10:21 with 0 comment

Have you heard of index linking yet? At the risk of it becoming another term that people hear but don’t understand – we’re here to explain it as simply as we can. 

When you insure your home, you need to consider two things.

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Put your home under the spotlight this spring

Submitted by Dean on 28 March, 2022 - 10:06 with 0 comment

Spring is the perfect time to don your rubber gloves and get organising your home for the summer months. Here are some of our favourite tips to bear in mind during this years’ big spring clean.

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Construction risk management

Submitted by Dean on 9 March, 2022 - 11:36 with 0 comment

Running a business within the construction industry can be challenging. The pressures of time, competition, escalating costs and other factors, can often lead to safety taking a back seat, sometimes with fatal consequences.

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Homeowners are given new hope in the fight against Japanese Knotweed

Submitted by Dean on 1 March, 2022 - 14:40 with 0 comment

Along with “subsidence” and “damp”, the mention of Japanese Knotweed may make any homeowner or landlord’s heart sink.

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Is your commercial property underinsured?

Submitted by Dean on 21 February, 2022 - 14:08 with 0 comment

Did you know that fewer than 1 in 10 commercial properties are insured for the right amount? 

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Falling leaves blocking drains? Don’t let it lead to flooding

Submitted by Dean on 22 November, 2021 - 14:14 with 0 comment

As the nights draw in and jumpers come out for the autumn season, crispy golden leaves can look pretty, but can become a nuisance when they start to block your drains.

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Up your household security for autumn and winter

Submitted by Dean on 22 November, 2021 - 10:30 with 0 comment

The end of British Summer Time signifies shorter days, longer nights and a 20% rise in home burglaries across the UK. The aftermath of a break-in can be devastating and often leaves homeowners feeling unsafe in their own homes.

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About Us

Watkin Davies Insurance Consultants Ltd are one of Wales’ largest Independent Insurance Brokers, established in 1978 by Roger Watkins. Since this time we have become one of the leading Commercial and Personal Insurance Brokers in the region and the trusted insurance advisor to hundreds of Welsh and UK businesses and individuals.

Head Office

15 & 19 Penlline Road
Cardiff, CF14 2AA
029 2062 6226
Opening Hours
Mon-Fri: 9am to 5.00pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed

Official Insurance Partner

Official Insurance Partner of the FAW Trust

Official Insurance Partner of the WSA

Membership & Accreditation

Chwarae Teg FairPlay Employer Award

Member of British Insurance Brokers Association