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concrete stair

Polished Concrete Floor

Polished concrete floors are highly durable and allow for easy post-flood cleaning. Polished concrete absorbs almost no water, dries quickly, and is very resilient.

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concrete stair

Polished Concrete Stair

Polished concrete stairs are highly durable and allow for easy post-flood cleaning. Polished concrete absorbs almost no water, dries quickly, and is very resilient.

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Internal Void

Internal Void

Internal voids allow for large belongings to be raised up in preparation of a flood.

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Permeable Screening

Permeable Screening

Fences and screens that allow water and some debris to pass through are important in preventing flood water build up. They are also much less likely to be damage by the force of the water.

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Permeable Screening

Permeable Screening

Fences and screens that allow water and some debris to pass through are important in preventing flood water build up. They are also much less likely to be damage by the force of the water.

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Single Skin Hardwood Framed Polycarbonate Wall

Single Skin Hardwood Framed Polycarbonate Wall

This external wall type uses exposed hardwood framing with water resistant polycarbonate sheeting, allowing diffused light to pass through. Single skin walls are excellent for flood resilience as there is no cavity for water and moisture to get trapped in.

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Internal Blockwork Wall

Core-filled Blockwork Wall

Core-filled blockwork walls are excellent for flood resilience as they have no cavity to hold in moisture or silt, and require little to no clean-up or repair after a flood. The extra weight also helps to cancel uplift forces. Blockwork come in a variety of types and colours to match the design of the house.

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Aluminium Sill

Flush Aluminium Door Sill

Recessing door sills into the floor so that they are flush with the internal floor level makes for easier cleaning after a flood.

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Aluminium Sill

Marine-Ply Cabinetry with Stainless Steel Frame

In addition to using flood resilient materials such as marine ply for cabinetry, cabinetry can be designed within a stainless steel frame, allowing it to be removed from the frame and placed on higher ground in preparation of a flood. Kitchen cabinetry are often the most expensive items to replace and repair after a flood event.

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Stone Tiles

Sealed Stone Floor & Wall Tiles

Sealed stone tiles are impervious to water, and make for easy cleaning after a flood. Tiling the walls above the flood level allows for easy cleaning after an event.