And he refuses to do anything about it.
What can we do to prevent the tree from growing back over our yard?
If it's not too much, and doesn't affect the health or aesthetics of your tree, consider making the trim. Your neighbors might be willing spring for the cost of the tree trimming (or at least split it). But you should hire a professional tree service to do the work, to assure a quality job that keeps your tree healthy and aesthetically pleasing.
Nov 02, Overhanging Branches on Your Property. Even if the tree trunk is on your neighbor’s property, you have the responsibility for cutting any branches that extend onto falling tree perfect property line. You are responsible for the cost of cutting any branches you choose to trim.
You can cut back anything up to your property shrubclean.barted Reading Time: 5 mins. Jan 12, If limbs or branches from your neighbor’s trees extend into your property line, you are legally allowed to trim the areas hanging over your property. When trimming them, however, you must stay on your own property. This means you may not go into your neighbor’s yard for a better angle when cutting or destroy the shrubclean.baron: Gurnspring Road, Gansevoort, NY.
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 line. He may not enter the neighbor’s property to trim or destroy the shrubclean.barted Reading Time: 4 mins.
May 29, And if I can cut down my beloved Tree of Whizz-dom to make my neighbour happy, you can cut a branch. I wouldn't mount a legal battle against your neighbour Estimated Reading Time: 7 mins.