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Sandless Sandbags Ideal for Spring Snow Melt - "Kept Building Dry"

Sandless Sandbags Ideal for Spring Snow Melt - "Kept Building Dry"

We often get many inquiries about how FloodSax Sandless Sandbags work and these flood bags are ideal for spring, snow melt flood protection. Flood sacks in fact are a great flood defense product when it comes to stopping rising flood waters from entering property (residence or commercial buildings).  Anybody who has experienced flooding knows all too well how damaging it is; not only to personal property, but the emotional toll on the flood victim.

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A quick and fast alternative to traditional Sandbags

While FloodSax can serve as an indoor water damage protection product (as an absorbent pad), oftentimes Flood sacks is know for its flood barrier protection capabilities.  Once of the best benefits of FloodSax Sandless Sandbags are that they work in an instant.  Within a few minutes, one can build a flood barrier to protect property. See the story below from a FloodSax user, who purchased our product on

FloodSax Sandless Sandbags Keeps Buildings Dry - Words from a User:

"We have only used one of these bags outside of our goat barn, which tends to flood every spring and summer, no matter what we do. We put one of the bags at the side where we knew the water seeped through. It absorbed all of the water that had emerged from out recent melted snowstorm. The barn has stayed dry. We will be buying more of these because of their multi-use possibilities."

Pros: Easy to Use, Easy to Work With, Economical, Good Size & Weight, High Quality, Performs Well, Reliable

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Why FloodSax are the #1 Selling Sandless Sandbag WorldWide (including US)

Flood Sacks are designed to help anyone be prepared at a moment's notice to protect property from flood damage.  Oftentimes, there is not enough time to react to a sudden downpour of rain.  Shoveling heavy, dirty sand into bags and laying them out in front of property is not only time consuming, but ideal for strong people.  FloodSax instant sandbags offers a safe, easy and convenient way to quickly protect from flooding disasters.

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Sandless Sandbags Save 100 Year Old Church Floors

Sandless Sandbags Save 100 Year Old Church Floors

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Sandless Sandbags Saves Church Floors

One of the world’s number one sources of water protection, FloodSax® Sandless Sandbags, are revolutionizing the way people prevent water damage. Water damage can occur at any time or place, forming quickly, but leaving long-term damage in its tracks. People have searched for the answer, but traditional sandbags are heavy and are too time consuming to build, messy to deal with and take a lot of resources to clean up after.  FloodSax’s Sandless Sandbags are the perfect solution for people of all ages including the elderly and disabled. Whether you live in a flood-prone area or are simply guarding against internal leaks in your home or business, the Floodsax offer versatility as an instant sandbag and as a super liquid absorbent pad.  

Flooding Disaster at the Church of Florida

Recently on March 12, 2016, a church known as the Church on Florida was one of the many places to benefit from these #1 Selling sandless sandbags. FloodSax® products were utilized in the church after a devastating flood hit the 100 year old church’s incredible wood flooring. Worshippers attending the church were concerned that they’d lose the 100 year old flooring.  The church feared the possibility of dealing with expensive construction; ripping up floor boards and replacing them with brand new flooring, which would unfortunately cost the church a fortune.

An Answer to their Prayers

After turning to the Environmental Defence Systems Ltd, the church learned of FloodSax’s Sandless Sandbags and their ability to absorb water effectively. EDS managing director Richard Bailey said: “I advised them to lay FloodSax across the flood as they would soak all the water up into them … and it worked. It meant the floor was saved. FloodSax won’t drip or leak when being carried from a building. As recommended, the church laid the sandbag alternatives/ absorbent pads across the floor and watched as the water was soaked up and the floor was saved. Sandless sandbags were incorporated to save the church from thousands of dollars in damage as well as future water problems! The church’s incredible story is one of many which demonstrate the benefits of using the sandbag alternatives as a tool against water damage.

2 in 1 – Sandless Sandbag & Super Absorbent Pad

Composed of super absorbent polymers, FloodSax® Sandless Sandbags serve as absorbent pads, quickly soaking up water and other liquids.  To use as an instant sandless sandbag, simply activate FloodSax with fresh water.  Their light and easy to carry dry weight is transformed as water comes into contact with the sandbag alternative. As opposed to traditional sandbags, FloodSax® products are light and easy to store, easily transported, environmentally friendly, and include a long shelf life. Mainly used as an absorbent pad, flood barrier, or for liquid diversion, the sandbag alternatives have various uses. Homes, businesses, public service centers such as hospitals, or churches can use the sandless sandbags as a stress-free solution to the consequences of water damage. 

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FloodSax Sandless Sandbags Save the Day at Ikea

FloodSax Sandless Sandbags Save the Day at Ikea

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Ikea stops flooding damage with FloodSax Sandless Sandbags

Among the thousands of customers and companies worldwide to utilize FloodSax® Sandless Sandbags is Ikea , the largest furniture retailer in the world. Earlier this February 2016, problems arose at an Ikea store location when the car park faced a leaking problem. The company, which sells and creates ready-to-assemble furniture, is one of many strong retailers and distributors worldwide using the sandbag alternative, growing FloodSax’s impressive customer base. The incident at Ikea helps remind us that flooding nightmares or other devastating events can happen anywhere at any moment and being prepared is the most important thing you can do. Keeping a box of FloodSax® Sandless Sandbags in your home or business has proved to be an effective way to control water damage and to save a fortune.

FloodSax Sandless Sandbags saves Ikea from parking lot flooding

Leaky parking and Sandless Sandbags

Earlier in February, Ikea faced a major retail nightmare. With leaks occurring in the car park, the risk of damaging cars, not to mention the greater danger of hurting unsuspecting customers or even damaging the actual store itself was imminent. The two level car park had water travelling from the upper level into the lower level. In order to prevent the water from continuing to pour down, Ikea responded quickly and used FloodSax® Sandless Sandbags to surround the leak and keep it dry. While they stopped the water, the store was able to repair the car park.

Water Damage and Flood Barrier Protection

When it comes to owning a home or a business, there are so many questions one has to ask. For example, in retail stores, the owners must consider how they can mitigate water damage in a clean and fast way. Important centers such as hospitals must make the same decision, especially since disruptions to work can lead to significant harm for patients. Government agencies also need to manage water damage for their buildings or public properties. Even in your home, a simple toilet leak can lead to major, expensive damage. These are all situations people need to plan ahead for. Minimizing exposure and providing instant containment for water should not be left for the last minute. Ikea’s experience demonstrates FloodSax® Sandless Sandbags can serve as the answer to so many water-related emergencies. Every person or business, even a major retail furniture store such as Ikea is potentially at risk from water damage. Having the FloodSax® Sandless Sandbag alternatives ready in your home or business is a savvy way to always be prepared. Whether it is a flash flood or a pipe leak, when water travels, you have little time to act. FloodSax® Sandless Sandbags are revolutionizing the way people and companies including Ikea can get ready for the worst and control damage.

Visit or contact a local dealer to purchase FloodSax® Sandless Sandbags and see them in action for yourself!