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Tip #151. Is it true that tree roots can cause significant foundation damage?
Yes, tree roots naturally seek groundwater as they grow. Because groundwater is present underneath the basement floor slab, tree roots can eventually displace soil underneath the slab or foundation as the root seeks the water source. Preventing future and identifying present landscaping issues will prevent damage from occurring.