Property

Attack of the autumn leaves – Avoiding blocked drains

Submitted by Dean on 28 September, 2022 - 12:54 with 0 comment

Autumn is upon us, the nights are drawing in and we’re begrudgingly packing away our shorts and flip-flops for another year in place of cosy jumpers, winter coats and knitted scarves. Whilst autumn has its upsides, those crispy golden leaves can become quite a nuisance.

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Home insurance for Boilers

Winter is coming: is your boiler ship-shape?

Submitted by Dean on 26 September, 2022 - 12:26 with 0 comment

It’s Christmas day, and you wake up to open your presents. Brrr! It’s cold! You go to put the boiler on, only to realise that it’s not working. What do you do? Probably panic. You can avoid this worst-case-scenario by getting your boiler checked before winter is in full swing.

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Holiday home insurance: Q&A

Submitted by Dean on 19 August, 2022 - 11:30 with 0 comment

Owning a second home is a multi-faceted venture. It can be a getaway for you and your family when Blighty gets the better of you, providing winter sun or summer shade. For business heads, house ownership is a solid investment regardless of what you plan on doing with it.

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Home Vs. 2nd Home Insurance: Differences and Similarities

Submitted by Dean on 17 August, 2022 - 05:36 with 0 comment

If you’re one of the hundreds of thousands of people who have a second home which you don’t rent out as someone else’s residence, it’s important for you to know where your primary home insurance policy differs, and how it’s the same.

The similarities

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Twelve examples of climate-conscious architecture

Submitted by Dean on 15 August, 2022 - 15:34 with 0 comment

Santorini Architecture
The island of Santorini in the Mediterranean is famous for the limestone whitewashed houses that reflect the sun’s scorching heat. Small windows and doors, and thick plaster walls, also keep rooms cool.

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Has your business made enough disabled access adjustments?

Submitted by Dean on 9 August, 2022 - 15:10 with 0 comment

Employers and businesses including shops, local authorities and schools must take steps to remove barriers faced by people with disabilities, ensuring everyone can receive the same services and work without disadvantages.

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Got yourself a new mortgage? What protection do you need?

Submitted by Dean on 8 August, 2022 - 12:46 with 0 comment

There are many products that you can consider when taking a new mortgage, and not all will be appropriate or necessary, so it is important to tailor the best cover to your personal circumstances. Here is a summary of what options you should consider and why some are not relevant:

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A brief history of insurance

Submitted by Dean on 1 August, 2022 - 13:37 with 0 comment

For most of us, insurance is a necessary facet of everyday life – as well as forming a large portion of the economic world we live in.

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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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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