Japanese Knotweed Removal in Newcastle under Lyme
Japanese Knotweed removal in Newcastle under Lyme has been an issue for several years. With many homeowners struggling to sell their home due to the invasive weed’s presence. What are your responsibilities as a home owner with Japanese Knotweed on your grounds?
If you have Japanese Knotweed growing on your property, although it is not illegal to have it there, it is illegal to allow it to spread. If your infestation is within 7 metres of the boundary of your neighbour’s land, they may be able to sue you! Not only for the cost of treatment of the Knotweed, but also the devaluation of their property! Therefore, we always recommend that if you have Japanese Knotweed growing on your property, you should have a site survey carried out on the grounds. This can be used as your official recognition of the Japanese Knotweed, and that you are in the process of tackling the issue.
We would also recommend that you go ahead with a management plan, which can be offered to you on discount! This will outline your course of treatment, alongside a risk assessment and a full breakdown of all costs involved with the remediation. This will give you the peace of mind knowing that Japanese Knotweed removal in Newcastle under Lyme is taking place. It will not only ensure that your own property is free of this invasive weed but that it does not spread to your neighbouring properties.
If you require Japanese Knotweed removal in Newcastle under Lyme for your property, give us a call on 0800 1337 444 to arrange for your site survey & management plan now!