www.subsidencesupport.co.uk/downloads/Property Assure Guide to Subsidence.pdf
When a property subsides it can cause significant cracking and damage to the
property. ... The predominant cause of subsidence in the UK is soil shrinkage ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 defined as a downward movement of the earth under the property.
Over time, this movement can cause structural damage which can be ...
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.
Quoteline Direct's guide to subsidence with causes and treatment explained. ...
Nearly three quarters of all subsidence claims are for properties built on clay ...
This is one of the most common causes of subsidence. ... a tree is responsible for
causing structural problems to a property ...
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.
Settlement is where the structure moves the soil due to application of load.
Settlement normally occurs early in the life of a property whereas subsidence can