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Renting a Car While Travelling Abroad

Posted on March 7, 2023

Renting a car while travelling abroad can be a great option if you plan on travelling a lot, travelling with your family, or bringing a large amount of luggage. Depending on where you're going, the process of renting a car can vary, and in some cases, it can be complicated. So it's a good idea to be familiar with the different jargon and features before you arrive at your destination to rent a car.     Choosing a Car Rental...

Introducing Professional Indemnity Insurance

Posted on March 3, 2023

In keeping with our commitment to providing the highest quality in our product range, coupled with our superior customer service, we are delighted to announce the arrival of our new Professional Indemnity offering. Rich in policy features and benefits, the product caters for most professions, including the following: Auctioneers & Estate Agents Architects Insurance Brokers / Retail Intermediaries Chartered Surveyors Engineers Miscellaneous Professions Heading up the PI Team at KennCo Underwriting is Margaret Brennan, who commented, “we are extremely pleased...

7 Staycations in Ireland

Posted on March 1, 2023

Staying local this summer is giving people in Ireland a chance experience what is right on our doorstep. Many people choose staycations in Ireland each year whether it’s for a long weekend break away or a week or two weeks on the other side of the island. Ireland has a very good domestic tourism market due to the many luxury hotels, spa facilities and self-catering accommodation. There really is something for everyone on all budgets. Here’s our 7 staycations in...

Child Safety on Driveways

Posted on March 1, 2023

The majority of child fatalities in Ireland occur in built-up areas. In particular, many injuries or fatalities occur on residential driveways. Most driveway accidents occur when the driver reverses and cannot see a child behind the car. Reversing a car on a driveway can be difficult because it is on a sloped or narrow surface. Tips for Driveway Safety Walk around the back of the car before you get into your car. Don't forget that it's not just your own...

9 Moving House Tips

Posted on February 24, 2023

There is a range of factors you must consider when moving homes. Anyone who has moved home will tell you that packing up and redecorating can be stressful.  We have created a list of moving house tips to help you if it's your first time moving. We provide homes across Ireland with Home Insurance, and we have heard first-hand from customers what helped them move with ease. A lot can go wrong, so read on to move with no issues....

Your Guide to Average Speed Cameras in Ireland 

Posted on February 20, 2023

Driving on Irish roads can be an exciting experience with stunning landscapes and unique terrain. However, speeding remains one of the leading causes of accidents on Irish roads, posing a significant risk to drivers, passengers, and other road users. To tackle this issue, the Irish government has implemented various speed management measures, including testing average speed cameras. These cameras have become increasingly common in Europe. While some drivers may feel frustrated or inconvenienced by them, their use has been proven...

What are the Most Popular Cars in Ireland

Posted on February 15, 2023

Ireland is a small but diverse country regarding cars, with many models and brands being popular among drivers. However, a few models stand out as the most popular cars in Ireland. You will see these cars daily if you drive on Irish roads. These are all fantastic cars, so it's no wonder why they are the most popular cars in Ireland. Ford Focus One of the most popular cars in Ireland is the Ford Focus. This compact car has been...

Top Holiday Destinations with Left Hand Driving

Posted on February 9, 2023

If you're travelling abroad for your summer holidays, you may decide to rent a car. But do the thoughts of driving on the opposite side of the road fill you with dread? It can be hard enough getting used to the different road signs, languages and speed limits without the added complexity of driving on the 'wrong' side of the road. But did you know that 55 countries have left-hand driving? We've listed a few below of the top holiday destinations...

Tips on Getting Your Car Serviced 2024

Posted on January 30, 2023

Getting your car serviced is often on a list of things we all forget about. We usually only go to a mechanic if there's an issue. When we think of getting our car serviced, we think of its costs. On the other hand, we must remember that getting your car serviced is essential as it will save you money in the long run. It can find any minor issues before they become large and costly ones. Not only that, but...

Tips For Selling a Car Privately

Posted on January 27, 2023

Are you in the market for a new car but want to sell your old one? Selling a car yourself may seem daunting, but it doesn't need to be. You may need to figure out where to start if you haven't done it before.  We have several tips for selling a car privately to ensure a smooth transaction. There are a lot of cars for sale, so you'll want to price yours attractively, have all your documents and have it...