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Flood Defender Doors
Specially designed flood doors suitable for use in both residential & smaller commercial properties.
UK Flood Barriers has successfully surveyed and installed flood mitigation to over 5000 homes comprising almost 100 property level protection schemes in the UK. As the ‘flood experts’, UK Flood Barriers work in partnership with local authorities and the Environment Agency to manage survey through to installation and maintenance always ensuring the needs of the homeowner are considered.
Two Castles Housing, Carlisle
UK Flood Barriers has worked with Two Castles Housing in Carlisle to survey & install flood protection to 47 properties.
Protecting your property from flooding need not be daunting, read our step by step guide to protecting your property from flooding.
Preparing your property for a flood…
1 in 6 homes in England and Wales are at risk of flooding according to the Environment Agency. There are a number of ways you can prepare your home and business for flooding – that don’t just include flood mitigation measures.
Lower Thames, Staines
The Lower Thames scheme has been put into place by the Environment Agency to help reduce the risk of flooding to over 20,000 homes near Heathrow.
Aldermaston Primary School
The summer floods of 2007 impacted much of the UK, with continuous heavy rain caused flooding to hundreds of homes and properties.
Severn Trent Water - Birmingham
UK Flood Barriers is working in conjunction with Severn Trent Water, surveying and installing Property Level Protection to 5 homes in the Midlands
Different strokes for different folks…
With ‘flood season’ in full swing, we take a look at some interesting and extreme lengths property owners have gone to protect their homes and businesses from flooding
Flood Protection: St Denys, Southampton
As part of the (CCATCH), Coastal Communities Adapting to Change project, two homes in St Denys were selected to receive flood mitigation measures as part of a pilot scheme.
During June 2009 severe flash flooding caused major disruption to homes in Rotherham.
Counting the cost of flood…
After experiencing relatively low levels of flooding this winter, it would be easy to dismiss the devastation of last year’s floods as a one off event but the reality is very different. Currently, around 5.3 million homes in the UK are at risk of flooding and the average annual cost to the economy is over £1.4 billion.