Homes & Gardens

Direct Line Home Insurance

A Direct Line policy is sold every 10 seconds.

Many will be familiar with Direct Line’s advertisements on TV with services that now extend to all types of insurance, including its popular home insurance policies. The company launched way back in 1985 with just one product , selling car insurance which was bought over the phone, innovative at the time.


Direct Line has two home insurance policies on offer, as well as a variety of other cover solutions.  The Direct Line Home Insurance and Home Insurance Plus policies offer customers greater control of their insurance with many optional extras and benefits included.  With the Home Insurance Plus policy, customers can enjoy unlimited buildings cover, annual travel insurance, family legal protection, accidental damage, personal possessions and home emergency cover.

Direct Line use call centres based in the UK for all its sales, service and claims calls as well as a twenty-four hour emergency helpline.


The site offers useful articles on buying and selling property, advice on property maintenance and other useful tips. For those conscious of their carbon offset, the site has a calculator to work out your footprint, giving tips on how to reduce it. 


Direct Line offers an extensive range of products and services at competitive prices. Excellent customer service is paramount with its common-sense human touch. Direct Line has been giving  customers great deals since 1985.