Flood Restoration

Flooding is a common natural disaster that can have devastating consequences for individuals, families, and entire communities. From flash floods to riverine flooding, these events can cause significant property damage, disrupt transportation systems, and even lead to loss of life.

In this category of articles, we will explore the various aspects of flooding, including its causes, impacts, and mitigation strategies. We will cover topics such as flood risk assessment, floodplain management, flood insurance, and emergency preparedness.

Our goal is to provide readers with a comprehensive understanding of the risks associated with flooding, as well as the tools and resources they need to protect themselves and their communities from its effects. Whether you are a homeowner, business owner, or local government official, this category of articles will offer valuable insights and practical tips to help you mitigate the impact of flooding on your property and community.

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Navigating Homeowner Responsibilities and Liabilities After Auckland Floods 2023

Introduction The recent 2023 floods in Auckland have left many homeowners grappling with the aftermath. The challenges are numerous, from cleanup efforts to dealing with insurance companies, ensuring the safety of the property and doing everything within the current codes and regulations. In this two-part article series, we will explore the responsibilities and potential liabilities…
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Unravelling the Complexities of NZ Building Codes in Post-Flood Repairs

Introduction In part 1 of this article series, we took a close look at the responsibilities and potential liabilities homeowners face after a major flood. We walked through the important first steps to take, the priority of swift action with both paperwork and physical clean-ups and the potential pitfalls if things aren’t handled correctly. Now,…
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Local & Government Assistance for Auckland Flood Affected Households

In early 2023, Auckland was hit by severe flooding, which left many families and businesses devastated. The New Zealand government and local authorities have since stepped in to provide support and assistance to those affected by the floods. In this article, we will explore the different types of government assistance available to those impacted by…
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Flooding 101: 7 Important Things To Do To Protect Your Home

New Zealand experienced severe flooding in recent years. First Canterbury, Marlborough, the Auckland floods,floods,floods, followed by other parts of the North Island. As a result, Wrightway Construction has created this simple guide to prepare, and what to do if you find yourself in a similar situation.  In the event of a flood, your property’s safety…
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