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Maple tree roots growing under foundation

I have 3 maple trees that are trying to grow too close to my house and one has put a crack in my sidewalk. How do I get rid of them without tearing up sidewalk. I'm not apposed to killing them but I would need to know how.

 
Kimkh

Asked by Kimkh at 10:09 PM on May. 31, 2011 in Home & Garden

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Answers (4)
  • Have a professional arborist remove them and grind the roots down.
    Jerichos_Mommy

    Answer by Jerichos_Mommy at 11:16 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • Have professionals take them down and with them down the roots will no longer grow and invade your foundation.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 10:25 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • You should call in a pro and cut down the trees. Also call an inspector to make sure they haven't already done damage to your foundation.
    aj23

    Answer by aj23 at 10:49 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • get a pro...
    hismommy6509

    Answer by hismommy6509 at 1:24 AM on Jun. 1, 2011

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