Flooding can seriously ruin your day, and your property. Prevention is the best method to avoid becoming a flood victim, but even then it can sometimes be unavoidable. Plenty of natural disasters bring flooding with them including hurricanes, severe storms, and blizzards. All of these are situations where you don’t want to be outside dealing with flooding issues, but you have to do what you have to do to protect your property. Many preppers are turning to inflatable water barriers to combat flooding. This may seem like overkill, but if you check your 100 year flood map and you are ‘in the blue’, it may be a good investment if you know how to use them properly.
While the barrier is not one of the tips in the article below, most of these tips can be accomplished with tools you already have. It is practical advice for any homeowner- even if you aren’t at risk on your flood map. Areas flooding outside of the 100-year marks are becoming more and more common. The six practical tips in the link below can help you prepare for and prevent flooding damage on your property.