If you live in the South East, you could be in for a nasty shock. Without exception, the South East has one of the highest rates of subsidence in the UK.
Subsidence usually occurs when the ground loses moisture, causing it to shrink and collapse. This can be caused by a number of things, but the top 2 causes are:
- Trees and shrubs that absorb significant volumes of water, causing dryness in the soil.
- Drainage problems.
Read the full blog on the Bluehouse Drainage website