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Federal Resources: Free-of-Obstruction Requirements

By FEMA

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This is the FEMA guidance on the NFIP regulations concerning obstructions to flood waters below elevated buildings in flood areas.

Federal Resources: Flood Damage-Resistant Materials Requirements

By FEMA

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This is FEMA guidance on the type of flood damage-resistant materials that are required to be used to be compliant with the national flood insurance program.

Federal Resources: Flood-proofing for Non-Residential Structures

By FEMA

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This is the FEMA guidance on how to floodproof non-residential structures.

Federal Resources: Ensuring that Structures Built on Fill In or Near Special Flood Hazard Areas are Reasonably Safe From Flooding

By FEMA

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This is the FEMA guidance on how to ensure that structures built on or near fill, will be reasonably safe from flooding.

Federal Resources: Engineering Principles and Practices of Retrofitting Floodprone Residential Structures

By FEMA

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This is the FEMA guidance on best building practices for retrofitting flood prone residential homes.

Federal Resources: Design and Construction Guidance for Breakaway Walls Below Elevated Coastal Buildings

By FEMA

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource links to FEMA is official guidance on design and construction for breakaway walls below coastal buildings.

Federal Resources: Crawlspace Construction for Buildings Located in Special Flood Hazard Areas

By FEMA

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource links to FEMA is official guidance on crawlspace construction for buildings located in flood zones.

Federal Resources: Answers to Questions About Substantially Damaged Buildings

By FEMA

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This resource links to FEMA's official guidance on how to deal with a substantially damaged building.

Out of State Resources: Water-damaged Walls Can Be Repaired

By North Dakota State University Extension

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This article quickly reviews how to save water-damage walls.

Out of State Resources: Salvage Flood-damaged Textiles

By North Dakota State University Extension

Posted on: October, 16 2015

This article quickly reviews how to salvage flood damage textiles.