For those that have faced the trauma of flooding, they will say how devastating this can be. The recent spell of heavy rainfall has affected the Denny, Kilsyth and Tillicoultry areas. Its a reminder that localised prolonged rainfall can have life changing impact on you your home and family and it can happen to anyone. This simple guide below offers some helpful and common-sense advice on precautions that are worth becoming familiar with to be prepared during any futures storms that may affect our local communities.
Some are simple suggestions, others may need some investment or minor structural changes but sensible simple things like moving the car to higher ground or raising valuable electrical equipment to a higher location can be done easily.