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Flood protection for your commercial property
Commercial property owners are increasingly concerned about flood protection, floodproofing, flood mitigation and flood insurance. Conventional methods such as sandbags are cumbersome and fail to provide adequate protection in most cases.
Flood barriers, also known as flood shields and flood panels, are designed to protect different kinds of openings from damage caused by floodwater inundation. Flood barriers are designed to be quickly installed and to provide a watertight seal for openings. Each opening may require a different protection design. The products featured in this website are designed to cover most applications.
Flood-Barriers.com is an informational website presented by the flood protection experts at FloodPanel.com to provide valuable resources and showcase a variety of flood control products that are among the best available in the market.
Flood Panel is a removable flood barrier system ideal for single or double door applications. Each panel is specifically engineered to the required height, and is edged with a rubber gasket.
Flood Panel and Post System™
Panel and Post System is a proprietary system designed by Flood Panel LLC. It is similar to the standard Flood Panel, but the panels are mounted on removable vertical posts.
Puddle Panel is designed to be a quick reaction system capable of withstanding low flooding. It is highly effective in keeping water from entering doorways and is quick and easy to install.
Hinged Flood Gate
Hinged Flood Gates are similar to our other barriers except they are permanently installed at the opening location. They can be customized to suit any opening in either a single or double leaf configuration.
Pedestrian Flood Door (Man Door)
Flood Doors look and work like a normal pedestrian door that has been internally reinforced and has a sealing mechanism within the frame providing a leak free seal when closed.
Flood Log is a modular system designed to withstand high velocity water loads and heavy impact forces. It has a proven history as an effective barrier, particularly in hurricane prone locations.
Automatic Flood Barriers
Automatic Flood Barriers are hinged flotation devices which are laid flat within the opening to be defended. They have a proven track record for sites like hospitals and federal buildings.