Flooding and Older Homes
See our advice on understanding flood risks for your home, preparing for floods, dealing with flooding; and sorting out flood damage:
Understanding flood risk
It is important to understand the type and extent of flood risk to your home as flooding can come from a variety of sources.
Being prepared for flooding
Good and effective building and garden maintenance can help reduce make your home more flood resistant.
Making your home flood resistant and resilient
If your home is in a flood risk area or has been flooded in the past, there are measures you could consider to help reduce the risk of water entering your home or reduce the amount of damage.
After a flood
Good practice advice on how to sort out flood damage and minimise damage to the historic materials and fittings.