What is Tree Root Intrusion? | Signs, Causes, Treatment, and Prevention

What is root intrusion? Root intrusion occurs when tree roots infiltrate plumbing pipes. Tree roots seeking water, heat, and nutrients will grow toward plumbing pipes. Over time, the growing roots put pressure on the pipes, eventually cracking and growing into them. At first, root intrusion is virtually unnoticeable — at least, until the roots multiply. […]