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Property Level Protection
Property Level Protection, or PLP as it is often called, refers to inter-dependent product-based measures that can be taken to mitigate flood risk to a residential property.
A non-return valve will prevent the backflow of sewage back up the system into a property during a flood
New Adaptable Protection for Sewage Backflow
The new Flood Angel® 160mm/110mm Non-Return Valve is the UK’s only adaptable non-return valve that gives the benefit of passive protection with an integral self-activating flap powered only by flood water.
Everyone is at risk…
The bad news is everyone is at risk from flooding, the good news is there are measures that can be used to mitigate the risk.
Flood Angel® Solutions for your home
UKFB offer a comprehensive suite of solutions to cater for your home. Specialising in Brick, Sewage and Door defence, we have all bases covered!
Working together with you, the homeowner, we are able to identify the best products to mitigate against flooding.
As the UK’s leading flood contractor, UK Flood Barriers works with a range of clients delivering PLP schemes incorporating anything from one to 500 properties.
See some of the most popular flood mitigation products we install, ranging from the self activating flood barrier to anti-flood airbricks.
Commercial & Infrastructure
As one of the UK’s leading flood contractors, we have extensive experience in delivering major contracts to protect businesses, infrastructure and communities nationwide. Working in partnership with many of the UK’s leading building contractors, we are recognised as the ‘go to’ flood experts who ensure innovation, professionalism and quality workmanship in brought to every project.
Vision & Values
To lead the flood defence sector by providing the most effective and intelligent range of flood defence solutions.
Flood Defender Doors
Specially designed flood doors suitable for use in both residential & smaller commercial properties.
Working in partnership with our sister company, specialist flood consultancy UKFB International, we deliver high profile flood mitigation contracts for a wide range of private sector clients including leading players in the utilities and transport sectors as well as community contracts for local authorities and the Environment Agency.
UK Flood Barriers has a reputation for thoroughness. We understand flexibility is key and a ‘one size fits all’ simply doesn’t work. We tailor our project management services to dovetail in line with the client – be it the Environment Agency, a local authority or a contractor. With round the clock access to sister company, UKFB Internationals’ design team; UK Flood Barriers is also able to call up
UK Flood Barriers recognise the importance of flood protection 24/7, especially when businesses are closed. Together with sister company UKFB International, UK Flood Barriers are strong advocates of ‘passive’ flood defence where the design of the product requires no people and no power to deploy. A must for commercial properties in either remote locations or during unmanned hours of the day.
Commercial Product Solutions
As leading UK flood experts UKFB are strong advocates of “passive” flood defence where the design of products requires no people and no power to deploy.
UKFB International is recognised as one of the country’s leading flood consultancies. Its team of specialist designers, engineers and project managers work with clients across a range of sectors to develop and deliver industry leading flood mitigation solutions.
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.
Take a look at some of the most popular flood mitigation products we install
PLP Product Solutions
See our image of a ‘typical’ house highlighting areas of potential water ingress into a property and the types of flood defence products UK Flood Barriers can install to minimise the risk of flood damage.
Protecting your property from flooding need not be daunting, read our step by step guide to protecting your property from flooding.
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Roller Shutter Flood Door
Anti- Flood Roller Door is a popular choice when flood protection is required for both business and commercial properties.
Self Activating Flood Barrier
The Self Activating Flood Barrier (SAFB), is a bespoke, multi-purpose solution designed to help manage flood risk across the globe.
Flood Angel® Flood Defender™ Barrier FAQ’s
The Flood Angel® Flood Defender™ Barrier is one of our most popular door defence products. Manufactured bespoke and requiring trained professional survey and installation, this key product often generates similar queries from our customers.
Trewerry Mill, Cornwall
Trewerry Mill is a Grade II listed holiday cottage based in St Newlyn East, Cornwall. Positioned between a brook and a wooded, tranquil valley, Trewerry Mill is a popular holiday destination booked out for most of the year.
A key section of an Environment Agency (EA) and local authority partnership funded flood defence scheme has recently been completed in Cockermouth, Cumbria.
Why we are Pro Passive…
The Sandbag - What was once considered a cheap, quick fix option is no longer considered a practical or effective solution for keeping flood water out of properties
A need for flood defence was identified at Hatton Substation. Working on behalf of Western Power Distribution, North Midland Construction contacted UK Flood Barriers to determine the most appropriate measure.
Property level protection installed to several properties as part of the Runnymede flood defence scheme.
Preparing For A Flood
It’s easy to assume that you will never be affected by flooding, but 5.2 million properties in England and Wales are at risk
Eldon Square, Newcastle
Eldon Square Shopping Centre is Newcastle upon Tyne’s most popular retail centre. Situated on the banks of the River Tyne, it houses over 150 stores.
Climate Change, Flooding and UK Wildlife
Climate Change is in the international spotlight at the moment, ahead of the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference taking place in Paris from 30th November where 196 countries will meet to work on a global agreement addressing climate change.
Once the site of a castle, Dounreay has been home to several nuclear research establishments since the 1950’s, many of which have now been, or are in the process of being decommissioned.
Freuchie Mill, Scotland
The small community of Freuchie Mill in Fife, Scotland, was devastated by flooding of the notorious culvert running through its cul de sac in August 2008.