Direct Line Buildings Insurance
If you are looking for buildings cover then why not try Direct Line? We automatically provides buildings cover up to £1,000,000 for the cost of rebuilding your home and any outbuildings with our standard home insurance policy.
On top of that, our buildings insurance also:
- Covers the structure of your home, roofs, walls, fences, gates and outbuildings, plus permanent fixtures like kitchens, bathrooms and fitted wardrobes
- Covers fire, lightning, storm or flood (excluding fences and gates), theft, explosion, escape of water or oil, vandalism and subsidence
- Covers burst pipes and the cost of alternative accommodation if necessary (following an insured event)
- Gives you access to a 24-hour Emergency Helpline
Summary of buildings insurance cover:
|Cover||Home insurance standard policy||Home insurance plus policy|
|Loss or damage to walls, roofs, driveways, patios, conservatories, outbuildings, permanent fixtures (e.g. kitchen, bathroom, fitted wardrobes) caused by fire, lightning, smoke, storm or flood||Up to £1,000,000||Unlimited|
|External door locks where keys have been lost or stolen||Included as standard||Included as standard|
|Damage to plumbing installation caused by freezing/bursting||Included as standard||Included as standard|
|Accidental damage||Optional extra||Included as standard|
|Alternative accomodation (Buildings)- following an insured event||Up to £25,000||Up to £50,000|
To view the full summary tables, please see the links below.