Japanese Knotweed is no joke. It's an invasive plant species with thick, deep roots... Roots strong enough to grow through brick. This means it can cause serious issues to your property's structure. This can be extremely costly to repair, and mere presence of Japanese Knotweed at your property will render your home unmortgageable.
Unfortunately it's really tough to get rid of as well. You'll need an expensive treatment plan in place, and even then it can take years to remove.
If you have Japanese Knotweed then act fast.
Learn what Japanese Knotweed is, how to identify it, how to remove it, and whether or not you can sell your house if you have it.
Working hard to climb the property ladder, only to find your property fall in price due to matters that are largely out of your control, can be a bitter pill to swallow. We've looked at 11 of the most common property nightmares and what the cost to remedy these issues means in terms of devaluing your property’s worth.