Jeanne Light-Buff on March 14, at pm.
In some states, however, neighbors may sue under certain conditions, including: If the tree encroaches onto the neighbor's property, the neighbor may sue to make the owner cut the branches, even if no damage has been done. If the invading roots or branches cause serious harm to the neighbor's property or threaten to do so, the neighbor may sue.
Nov 02, You can cut back anything up to your property line. You must take care, however, that any maintenance you perform on the tree branches does not damage the rest of the tree. If your actions cause damage or ultimately kill a neighbor’s tree, you may be found liable for up to three times the replacement cost of the bushnotch.barted Reading Time: 5 mins.
Robert barrett on July 7, at pm.
Mar 19, Yes, he does. As long as he cuts only the parts of the tree that goes over to his own side of the fence, he can do so without having to ask for your permission. But there’s a catch. An individual is only allowed to trim a neighbor’s tree up to the property bushnotch.barted Reading Time: 4 mins. Trimming Back Branches. In California although you may trim back branches which invade your airspace, you cannot legally cut down or harm your neighbor’s trees without beforehand obtaining a court order, or you may be liable for double or treble damages to your neighbor [Civ.C ].Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins.
Mar 30, You can't march into your neighbor's yard and cut down a tree that isn't yours. But what you can do is express concern that his or her tree is at risk of damaging your property the next time a big storm rolls around. Your neighbor may agree to take it down. Or, if you're really worried, you can offer to split the cost of removing that tree with your neighbor.
Though you may not want to go that route, as the tree. May 25, “If you don’t maintain your trees in a safe condition and they create a risk of harm to neighbors, this becomes a private nuisance, which in law we define as an interference with the reasonable use Estimated Reading Time: 5 mins.