Neighbours from Hell

Six Steps to Maintaining Tranquillity When dealing with Home Insurance Liability Claims


We sometimes read in the papers about neighbours who perpetuate boundary disputes for years.
Was the fence in the right position?
What about my cultivated borders?

You didn’t even ask permission if you could fell that tree and it was mine anyway!
If anyone was going to remove it, it should have been me!

There was one recent case involving litigation and the losing neighbour was left with a legal bill for over £200,000!

Many such claims have nothing to do with home insurance but there are many others that do. If you don’t get it right, or you handle things in the wrong order, expect even more trouble.

So here are our tips on how to deal with insurance problems with the neighbours.