Flint Insurance, Simple
Flint Personal
Car Insurance
Home insurance
Flint Trades
Prestige Car Insurance
High Value Home Insurance
Flint Business
Motor Trade Insurance
HGV insurance
Flint Trades
Flint Trades
Employers Liability
Insurance
Professional Indemnity
Insurance
Customer Satisfaction In 2014 Flint Insurance surveyed existing customers to rate the overall standard of service they received from us, 98% of 3800 people surveyed rated Flint's services as extremely good.
It's nice to know we deliver a premium level of customer satisfaction to our clients, we work hard at Flint to make sure you get the insurance service you require for your everyday needs.
 
Insurance News

Insurance News, brought to you by Flint Insurance

 

Building Regulations

Published: 19/10/10

Building Regulations Impacts on Sums Insured

Greater emphasis on being green and energy conservation has signalled changes to Building Regulations relating to building construction.

Most relevant is Part L (Conservation of fuel and power) which came fully into force Oct 2010; it raises the standard of allowable thermal emissions from buildings and to a lesser extent Part E for sound insulation.

Many of the UK’s existing buildings don’t comply; regulations are not applied retrospectively, but they will be if a building needs to be rebuilt or substantially repaired.

This is crucial for lightweight buildings or those of poor construction typically found in church, community or village halls. If destroyed by fire, rebuilding will need to comply with the new regulations; additional costs could be anything from 5-50% higher.

A home insurance policy is there to replace a building of similar size and comparable facilities, so this must be taken into account when setting the sums insured.

News Archive »

RSS News Feed
To subscribe to our RSS feed click here »

Competative insurance cover from Flint - Get a home insurance quote »

Call me backCall Me Back
To find out more about any Flint Insurance product, or to get a quote: Request a call back » One of our advisors will call you back at a time to suit you.
 
Authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority
Goods in Transit Lorry Insurance Fleet Insurance Commercial Insurance Buy to let Insurance Engineering insurance
         
Flint Insurance Sitemap Contact us Insurance News Company Vision Claims Renewals About us