Is it okay to build a house near to a tree
Hi,i have a mango tree in my land and it's fully grown and more then 60years old... is it okay to build a house near to that tree or do i have to cut tree?? thank you
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
It is best not to have a tree of that size closer than 20 feet from a house. Even if it's full grown, the roots could still keep growing and potentially damage the house if it's too close. Farther than 20 feet is okay.