Aug 16, 2008 ... The three main causes of subsidence are the underlying soil, the age of ... such
as a history of subsidence at a property or signs of cracking or ...
The predominant cause of subsidence in the UK is soil shrinkage ... The potential
impact on a property depends on whether a property sits within this zone of ...
5 “Check the outside of your property regularly, particularly at this time of year,”
Maclean says. ... A. The most common causes of subsidence are as follows: 1.
So what will be the effect of all the rain we have seen – surely subsidence is
caused by dry weather?! Well, it is correct that the main cause is clay soil
Tree roots surrounding a property can significantly influence the likelihood of
subsidence occurring – as they can cause the shrinkage or reduction of the soil ...
Subsidence is one of the most serious problems a property can suffer, ... This
puts strain on your home's structure as one side sinks, causing cracks to appear.
Subsidence damage occurs when movement in the ground causes ... there is no
reason why you cannot sell the property during the course of the claim. It will be ...
Q: What is subsidence? A: Subsidence is any gradual or sudden change in the
land elevation which may occur for a variety of reasons. Examples: (sinkhole ...
Heave is, in simple terms, the opposite of subsidence and is caused by the
ground pressing up against the foundations of a property and forcing the
Aug 11, 2004 ... The subsidence was caused by an oak in my neighbour's garden, and there was
also damage to my raised patio caused by a lime tree.