Removal of Japanese Knotweed in Shipston-on-Stour
Is anyone concerned about the removal of Japanese Knotweed in Shipston-on-Stour? Japanese Knotweed has become a growing problem for many residents not just in Shipston-on-Stour but throughout the country.
This invasive nature of this plant means that it quickly spreads and causes damage to surrounding buildings. As many may know it is not illegal to have it growing on your land, however, it is illegal to allow it to grow onto a neighbouring property or to fly tip soil containing Japanese Knotweed. These actions mentioned above only further the spread of Japanese Knotweed.
There are many laws that surround Japanese Knotweed, especially when disposing of Japanese Knotweed. There is specific guideline also set out by the PCA (Property Care Association) and RICs to ensure the safe and effective removal of Japanese Knotweed.
Japanese Knotweed Removal
As a company, we ensure that we stay up to date and follow the laws and legislation involving Japanese Knotweed. Meaning that you as the customer get the best possible service.
For many of our clients who require removal of Japanese knotweed in Shipston-on-Stour, there are several treatment options, these include:
- Herbicide Treatment
- Combined Treatment Methods
- Excavation and Removal
- Permanent Burial
To learn more about these removal methods, click here.
The most common method of treatment is found to be herbicide treatment, as it usually is the least costly, but is still effective and reliable in removing the Japanese Knotweed. The herbicide is injected or sprayed onto the Japanese Knotweed, depending on numerous factors. If the Japanese Knotweed is located near a watercourse, then the herbicide is injected to ensure the water is not contaminated. This is just one example.
Our PCA qualified surveyor will be able to carry out a full assessment of the site, to ensure the correct and most effective method/s of treatment are used for each outbreak.
If you require removal of Japanese Knotweed in Shipston-on-Stour, then contact us today on 0800 1337 444. Our experienced team will be happy to assist.