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The Nuts and Bolts: One-Size-Fits-All Flood Protection System Launches Crowdfunding Campaign | DoItYourself.com

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10 модных архитектурных трендов 2014 года

Flood Proof Home by Coates Design. Architects are now future proofing their designs for natural disasters such as flooding, storms and the likes. This is a trend which has been forced upon us by need, and it’s an important one for coming decade.

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Use a Flood Gate to prevent rising flood waters from entering your home. Installs very easily.

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How To Build an Earthbag Roundhouse - Sandbags have long been used, and still are to this day for creating strong, protective barriers, or for flood control. The same reasons that make them useful for these applications carry over to creating housing. Since the walls are so substantial, they resist all kinds of severe weather even bullets and also stand up to natural calamities such as earthquakes and floods.

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Amphibious House Design Goes With The Flow, Rises With Floods

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Introducing Britain's first amphibious house that rises with water to escape a flood

Introducing Britain's first amphibious house that rises with water to escape a flood - Floating home being built on the Thames can withstand recurrent flooding. "When the river bursts its banks - an event expected every 20 years - the water pressure will unlock the home from the dock and allow it to float up to the water level.

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Trending Now: Green Roofs

A Brooklyn architect looked no further than his own home when designing this rooftop oasis. Eight inches of soil on the roof absorb rainwater runoff that would normally end up in the city streets. Rainwater absorption by roofs helps prevent pollutants from contaminating the water supply and flooding near the home.

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