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Spring floods 2021. What to Expect and How to Prepare

Spring floods 2021. What to Expect and How to Prepare


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Spring floods 2021 preparation

April and May traditionally become the official “flood months” in many regions. Spring floods are primarily associated with the build-up of snowpack, and it is inevitable as soon as the first warm sun rays hit the Earth.

However, this year weather experts warn that snowpack might not be the leading risk factor for Spring floods.

Predicting spring floods 2021

The overall climate change happening worldwide makes spring floods most unpredictable. It is the most significant danger of floods this year. The old saying “forewarned is forearmed” is as relevant in 2021 as it might have never been before.

While March temperatures remained even slightly below average, April brings significant warming. This dramatic temperature change can become an ultimate challenge for smaller creeks and lower elevation areas.

So you don’t have to live anywhere around big water to experience the absolute power of spring floods in 2021.

However, by the beginning of May, temperatures may go down a little bit, postponing the snowcap melts and massive rainfalls. However, it will be kind of deceptive calm. Such changing temperatures usually lead to more extensive snow, ice build-up, and moisture accumulation in the upper air.

In other words, spring floods 2021 may not just be more massive but take their time as well, forcing numerous households and businesses to withstand forces of nature they might have never witnessed in their area before.

Preparing for spring floods 2021

If you haven’t prepared your house or business for the upcoming spring floods, now is the best time!

Here is what you should start doing as soon as possible.

Inspect the area

First of all, it may be helpful to do independent research and learn about flooding history, risks, and official forecasts in your area. After you collect all the information, make sure to inspect your household for flooding risks:

  • Check the roof for possible leaks, cracks, or any other damage;
  • Repair and clean the gutters thoroughly;
  • Check the whole building from the attic to basement, looking for previous leaks and cracks that can let the water inside;
  • Go through the area around the building and check the drains. Also, make sure to remove all the elements and objects that can either be damaged by the flooding or become the damaging agents once caught up with the water flow.

All those measures are equally necessary whether we talk about your home or business. Even if the spring floods appear not to be life-threatening in your region, they cause billions of losses every year.

Prevention and protection

The key to successful coping with spring floods is the protection of your property and prevention of damage.

Therefore, today is the day you can start taking measures to minimize the impact of upcoming spring floods. To do so, you should fix the roof and gutters, release drainage from debris and search the building for even the slightest threat of leakage.

Moreover, you can use innovative solutions to guarantee that the water won’t even have a chance to get into your building. Dam Easy Water Barriers are recognized worldwide by numerous customers as the most efficient and the least demanding way to protect your house from spring floods.

  • It instantly seals the most vulnerable areas of any building such as doors, gates, passages, etc.;
  • It is fast and easy to install and take off;
  • The damage prevents from the very first use significantly exceeds its price. In other words, Dam Easy Flood Barriers pay off instantly, saving your belongings.

preventing spring floods 2021

Contact us for more information about Dam Easy’s anti-flooding solutions. And order your Dam Easy Flood Barrier today to protect your home and business from the upcoming and all future spring floods.

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