Protecting your property from flooding

With so much heavy rain forecast, we’ve some advice on how to protect your property and title="flooding">what to do if you get flooded.

Move all valuables to safety

Make sure those expensive electrical goods, furniture and treasured family photographs are moved to a higher floor in your property.

Check your insurance

Check that your home and contents are insured. If you’re in a rented property, your landlord will be able to help you.

Prepare yourself a flood kit and include:

  • Home insurance documents
  • Torch and batteries
  • Warm, waterproof clothing, wellies and blankets
  • First aid kit and medication
  • Bottled water and food
  • Essential items e.g. nappies for babies
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