Preparing homes and towns for floods

Preparing homes and towns for floods

For those in flood-prone areas, preparing your home for a flood isn’t just smart; it’s essential. Without it, recovering from flood damage can be slow and difficult. But with the right retrofits, and an understanding of flood policy and insurance in Australia, damage can be minimised, and life can return to normal more quickly.

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Renew 168 out now: Off-grid life, preparing for flooding, energy efficiency for renters, dehumidifier buyers guide, virtual power plants, crunch time on emissions, and much more!

Renew 168 out now: Off-grid life, preparing for flooding, energy efficiency for renters, dehumidifier buyers guide, virtual power plants, crunch time on emissions, and much more!

Renew 167 is out now! From regional Victoria to West Arnhem Land, meet the communities addressing energy insecurity head-on! Plus, we unpack some of the hard truths associated with the hard rubbish pick-up; bring you a masterclass on buying sustainable energy from the grid; and learn about the impacts of artificial intelligence on the environment.

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Ditching the shower fan

Ditching the shower fan

By fitting a lid on the shower, exhaust fans are not needed when showering. John Rogers describes this simple retrofit, using both a commercial product and a great looking DIY version.

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