THE company behind an innovative new tool which records and values household assets is urging homeowners to ensure new and existing items in the home are covered in the event of a burglary over the Christmas period.
The festive season traditionally sees a sharp increase in domestic burglary as homes are filled with valuable presents.
Research suggests that January is the worst month for domestic burglary as thieves are on the prowl for expensive items in the home. There are 11%* more burglaries in January than the annual national average, figures reveal.
Despite the recession, Christmas spending also remains high. Brits are predicted to spend an average of GBP560 celebrating Christmas this year**.
With this in mind, homeowners are now able to protect their assets with Readyclaim ( Read full release