General advice

This section has information and advice on a range of topics, including taking out home contents insurance; how to rent a garage from us (you don’t need to be a Sovereign resident) plus useful links to mental health helplines and how you can access support on mental health issues through our partners.

Avoid condensation, damp and mould

More about how and why condensation forms, how to minimise it – and how we can help if it’s a more serious problem or you have rising damp or penetrating damp (such as from a leak or faulty roof). 

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Home contents insurance

While Sovereign’s responsible for insuring the building you live in, you’re responsible for insuring your personal possessions and contents like furniture, carpets and electrical items.  

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Renting a garage

Anyone can rent a garage from us – not just residents. While we’re not accepting any new applications now until spring 2022, this page tells you more, including the areas we have garages.

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Mental health helplines

Looking after your mental health is so important and no-one needs to struggle alone. Find lots of useful links here, and more information about accessing help from our expert partners. 

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Safety toolkit for residents

Find all sorts of information to help keep you and your family safe, be it at home, on the road or out and about in your free time.

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Going green

Being 'green' doesn’t just help the planet but can have a positive impact on your bank balance too.  Take a look at our hints and tips to help you reduce your impact on the planet. 

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