Irish Times: House insurance: save yourself money by reviewing your policy


“There is a lot of accidental non-disclosure in the home insurance area,” says Jonathan Hehir of

“I’ve seen a claim turned down because someone thought their previous claim was €9,000 when it was €13,000. The insurance company had a threshold of €10,000. The customer didn’t get it wrong on purpose, they just didn’t know it made a difference.”

It’s important to check before you get a quote.