Trees can be a great feature to your home landscaping but also pose certain dangers. What are those dangers?
Tree roots can cause damage to the foundation. They can penetrate the foundation wall through existing cracks. Large roots can get under the foundation and cause it to lift. Roots can also leach water from the soil under the foundation, causing it to settle unevenly.
Other dangers associated with trees include:
Devereaux Van Dyne, Certified Professional Home Inspector