Do you own a caravan or are considering buying a caravan?If so there are several things you will need to consider. There are numerous things that can go wrong with caravans, so it is important to ensure you have everything covered in order to save time and expenses later on. As with any insurance policy there are certain conditions and restrictions to be made aware of.

Luckily our caravan insurance experts at OBF have shared top tips on all things caravan related including guides to various elements of caravan insurance. From inspections to insurance policies our experts at OBF understand everything you need to consider when owning a caravan. Our blog posts should form your ultimate information hub for all things caravan related.

Top Tips When Taking Out Caravan Insurance

Top Tips When Taking Out Caravan Insurance

If you own a caravan and are thinking of taking out or renewing your insurance, there are a couple of things you must consider. To help you make the best decision for your caravan insurance needs, we’ve outlined the top things to consider when taking out caravan or mobile home insurance.  Do I have to […]

Buying and Insuring a Caravan – The Ultimate Checklist

Buying and Insuring a Caravan – The Ultimate Checklist

If you are considering buying a caravan, you should always check it is free from issues that could be dangerous or make it impossible or expensive to insure. Being part vehicle and part domicile, there are numerous things that can go wrong with a caravan, so checking for flaws before you hand over your money […]

What to do if Your Touring Caravan Becomes Flooded

What to do if Your Touring Caravan Becomes Flooded

Flooding can have disastrous consequences no matter what property type you own. However, it presents unique problems for touring caravans. While prevention is the best cure, moving your caravan to higher ground isn’t always possible. As a result, the rising flood water can easily enter your caravan through the vents on the lower half of […]

Minimising the risk of flood damage to your caravan

Minimising the risk of flood damage to your caravan

The recent flooding in Ireland and the UK has unfortunately caused extensive damage to caravans and camping sites. Reports of caravans being washed away or damaged beyond repair are common, and so to help we’ve listed essential steps you can take to protect your caravan, whether it’s static or touring. 1. Higher Ground One of […]

4 Key Reasons to Review Your Caravan Insurance Policy

4 Key Reasons to Review Your Caravan Insurance Policy

After deciding upon a caravan insurance policy, most people think their work is done. However, reviewing your cover regularly to ensure it remains right for you is essential. After all, changing circumstances can affect the amount of cover needed, as well as the premium you should be paying. To help you better understand when and why you should review […]

6 Simple Ways to Protect Your Caravan from Theft

6 Simple Ways to Protect Your Caravan from Theft

Your caravan is a significant investment and so protecting it against theft is an important priority. Regardless of whether you are travelling with your caravan or storing it at home, security is essential. Luckily, there are some simple steps you can take to ensure your caravan remains as safe from theft as possible: Wheel Clamp Whether you’re at home […]

10 Essential Pieces of Caravan Equipment

10 Essential Pieces of Caravan Equipment

Have you recently bought or do you currently own a caravan? As one of the leading caravan insurance providers in Ireland, we want to ensure that with every trip you take, you stay safe, your caravan stays protected and of course, you have a great time! There are several pieces of equipment which we feel […]