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Restoration plan

Sharmin Akter, Managing Director, Total Solutions Group offers advice on fire and flood damage restoration Fire and water damage can have a very significant effect on your company and your employees, both financially and socially. Regularly assessing risks, and taking ...

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Makita back-pack vacs proving invaluable for action dry emergency services

Stressful and shocking images of flooded or fire damaged properties seldom reveal the remedial work that must essentially be undertaken once the initial trauma has passed. For one of the UK’s largest and most experienced damage mitigation specialists, Action Dry ...

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New App puts flood damage recovery on the fast track

Professionals tasked with the recovery and restoration of a building following flood damage can turn to a new online tool to drive greater efficiencies and transparency. The National Flood School has launched a new app, which uses a clear interface ...

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Why crisis planning could be the difference between make or break

The country may currently be basking in pleasant spring sunshine, however the recent, unprecedented floods have not been forgotten, and are not likely to be for a long time to come. The floods impacted on businesses across the country, resulting ...

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Property industry welcomes ‘long-awaited’ flood solution

Properties in flood-prone areas will be guaranteed affordable flood insurance after the government and insurance industry agreed a deal this week. After negotiations with the Association of British Insurers (ABI), this new agreement replaces the current ‘Statement of Principles’ that ...

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Floods and fires biggest risk to properties

Water escaping from burst pipes or leaking taps is the most common commercial property claim, at 36%, according to new research.

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Free guide to restoring damaged property launched

A free guide to restoring damaged property has been launched by damage management experts, ServiceMaster Clean.

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RICS: Government solution to ensure flooding insurance is vague and unfair

RICS has responded to the announcement by DEFRA on a solution to ensuring insurance protection for those in flood risk areas.

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Flood repair doesn’t have to be

The Property Care Association (PCA) is warning that the hundreds of people affected by the recent downpours could face an unnecessarily long wait to recover their flood-damaged properties.

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Millions at risk from urban flooding

Research that was presented at the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) conference, which took place in Edinburgh on Wednesday (4 July), warned of the on-going flood risks to millions of city dwellers in the UK, as existing urban drainage systems struggle to cope with intense episodes of rainfall as has been seen in recent days.

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