It is vital to understand the level of flood risk on a property as this affects the cost of buildings insurance. The Homecheck Professional Flood Report includes flood risk analysis, a statement regarding insurability and critical guidance for property owners and buyers. It comes with clear recommendations on how flood risk can be mitigated and steps that can be taken to protect the property.
Recent extreme weather events have demonstrated that flooding isn’t just restricted to those properties that are close to a river or the sea. A flood report is essential before deciding to go-ahead wtih a property purchase. The Groundsure Flood report offers a residential property-specific screening assessment of different types of flood risk. It includes an overview and guidance from flood risk experts with comments on the likely availability of insurance.
FloodSolutions Consult is a full manually-assessed report, designed to be purchased when a further action result has been returned from a standard flood risk analysis. The report will provide a site specific summary of flood risks, likely flood depths and the overall impact of flooding at the property.
Specific steps to mitigate the impact of a flood event are included, as well as contact details for Argyll's specialist flood consultants.