How Do FloodSax® Instant Sandbags Work?
Many wonder how instant sandbags/ sandless sandbags/ sandbag alternatives work. The steps below should be followed when using FloodSax® as a sand bag, water barrier or water diversion tool.1. Remove outer packaging. 2. Add liquid to your FloodSax®. – Place unactivated in location where water is expected to come in contact with FloodSax® or pre-activate by placing in bucket and adding water. 3. Build your FloodSax® barrier.
FloodSax® can be stored dry for up to 10 years in their vacuum-sealed pouch. When put in place and activated by ﬂuid, FloodSax® patented 9-layer biodegradable polymer crystal design can absorb up to 5.8 gallons in just 5 minutes. This makes FloodSax® far more sturdy, consistent and stable than a standard sandbag or any similar product.
Storage and Deployment
Vacuum packed, clean, dry, easy to manage and deploy and require minimum space to store. A homeowner or business is able to quickly protect an area by stacking and staggering the FloodSax® to create powerful barriers against flooding, sea water, or other liquids. With a guaranteed 10-yr readiness and built so lightweight that almost anyone can deploy, FloodSax® offer unprecedented security against liquid damage to your property.
Using FloodSax® as a Super Absorbent Pad
FloodSax® work anywhere to absorb and stop liquid; toilets, water heaters, internal sprinkler systems, leaks in boats, broken pipes, leaking appliances, basements and other liquid sources that will damage your home. If using FloodSax® as a super absorbent pad to prevent or stop water damage, simply remove from package and place the sack in flooded area and sack will absorb the liquid spill. Once absorbed, FloodSax® can be removed from area and disposed of with absorbed liquid inside.