Feb 15, It’s possible for you to be held responsible for resulting damage to your neighbor’s house or property, if your tree falls due (in whole or part) to your own neglect.
One of the best things to do is to regularly have large trees trimmed. (The Tree Care Industry Association lists accredited tree care professionals.)Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins.
One of the quickest ways to cause tensions among neighbors is when your tree falls on your neighbor's house, car or property; or your neighbor's tree falls on your house, car or property. A lot of forethought does not go into this, as everyone likes.
Jul 30, The tree owner is responsible, if he’s been warned to take it down and he didn’t. If your neighbor’s trees are a threat to your property – if they look weak, rotting, or dying – ask them to take them down. Some signs of a dying tree include: Late-blooming or early-dropping leaves. Cracked or peeling bark. Dead outer shrubdelimbing.buzzted Reading Time: 3 mins.
The critical roots of a 12 inch tree, are likely to spread over 12 feet away, and a 40 inch tree over 40 feet away. Of course tree roots are rarely strong enough to go through buildings or other hard material, but drawing this “Critical Root Zone” can help you understand the shrubdelimbing.buzzted Reading Time: 4 mins. Apr 10, So if your neighbor’s tree falls in your yard, your homeowners insurance would typically help cover the cost of removing the tree and remedying the damage it caused, after your deductible.
The same is true in reverse: If a tree on your property falls in your neighbor’s yard, your neighbor should file a claim with his or her insurance shrubdelimbing.buzzted Reading Time: 2 mins.