Here are the most common causes of frozen pipes: Poorly protected pipes, which haven’t been sufficiently insulated Exposure to icy draughts, usually as a result of cracks or gaps at the point where the pipe enters your home […]
This is due to the high level of rainfall during October with more wet and windy weather to continue throughout November and December.
In the West of England the wet weather and high winds have caused debris to […]
Are you at risk from Flooding?
Your house may be at risk from flooding if:
- Your area has been flooded in the past
- There is a flood warning service for your area
- It is on the environment agency flood map
The first priority during a flood is protecting your family and yourself.
Remember that Floodwater may be contaminated, by untreated sewage and may pose a health risk and this contamination remains even after the water has gone, […]
Compare Flood Insurance Quotes from leading Insurance Brokers If you are in a high risk flood area and are now facing unaffordable flood insurance premiums don’t despair there are companies out there who will insure you against […]
An emergency flood kit will be invaluable in the event you are evacuated and also if you choose to stay in your home. Please read the article below and if you live in a high risk area or an […]
They are dedicated to supporting victims of flooding and also representing communities and individuals at risk of flooding.
In association with governments, environmental agencies and local authorities the NFF now have 150 affiliated groups throughout […]
What is Flood RE?
Flooding in the Uk is the biggest natural disaster risk today and flood risk is expected to increase due to climate change and the continued development of the natural flood plains.
“Flood Re” is an agreement between the […]
The Environment Minister Owen Paterson confirmed that homes built after 2009 and new build homes will be excluded from the new Flood RE Insurance agreement. This is to discourage builders from constructing homes in areas known to be […]