Insuring Your Home


Insuring Your Home

Insuring Your Home – Contents


Steer only insures the structure of your home. You are strongly advised to arrange insurance cover for the contents of your home.

Steers Insurance does not cover damage to

  • Furniture
  • Floor Coverings
  • Internal decoration
  • Personal Property as a result of flooding, fire or theft.


You must take out your own contents insurance which would cover these items in case of flooding, fire or theft.


Protecting Your Home


  • Keep your doors and windows locked at all times.
  • Leave a light on when leaving the house.
  • When going on holiday have a friend or neighbour check on your home daily
  • Never let anyone pressurise you into letting him or her enter your home.
  • Consider getting a burglar alarm
  • Do not leave keys outside your home eg under flower pots, doormats or any other ‘secret’ place.
  • Do not leave cash lying around.
  • Be a good neighbour. If you see anything suspicious Contact your local garda station.