Benefit from our free Japanese knotweed site inspection
If you’ve only just become aware of knotweed, you should consider obtaining a free site inspection to confirm the extent of the problem. Japanese knotweed can be found in gardens, construction sites, and commercial premises throughout the UK. If left untreated, it will spread fast, impacting all those around.
The presence of Japanese knotweed on your property can also have negative selling implications. Many banks will require you to treat your knotweed before approving a mortgage. A surveyor will pick up on it and feed it back to potential buyers. Due to rapid growth and notoriously damaging attributes, it’s likely to put people off.
Below is the process of discovery, inspection, and removal.
The internet has made identifying Japanese knotweed easier. However, it’s not always possible to get a clear answer on your own.
Knotweed differs in appearance depending on the season. It’s likely you’re able to notice a difference between weeds in the spring and summer, as this is when they thrive.
Find out more about Japanese knotweed identification.
2. Use our free photo uploader
The best way to correctly identify Japanese knotweed is through an expert assessment. If you’re unsure whether or not you have Japanese knotweed, we provide a free photo upload service.
Our photo upload service is easy to navigate and a simple way of starting the inspection process with an expert.
- Take a picture with your smartphone
- Visit here and scroll down to upload your picture
- We’ll get back to you within 24 hours to confirm whether or not you have Japanese knotweed
As industry experts, we will quickly be able to identify any characteristics and markings that are common with knotweed, making it easy for us to tell from your photo if you require our services. An expert will then be in touch with you, using the contact details provided.
3. Free site inspection
It’s important to have an expert visit your property to carry out a comprehensive site inspection. We offer site inspections to all our customers, in order to establish the size and condition of your knotweed infestation.
The benefits of a Japanese knotweed: free site inspection are huge. Having someone come out to your property is imperative and should be actioned as soon as the knotweed is discovered. You don’t want to leave it, especially in the summer months when Japanese knotweed can grow up to 10m. The longer you leave it, the harder the removal process will be.
Currently we offer free site inspections to select areas of the country. Outside of these areas, there will be a small charge. To find out if you qualify, enquire today.
4. Remove and maintain
Having assessed your site, your surveyor will provide you with a same-day free detailed written report, so you know exactly what we have determined.
This report will include suggested action and quotes for treatment and removal, giving you all the information you need to make an informed decision and begin the knotweed removal process.
Disposing of Japanese knotweed must be completed in a responsible manner because if dumped, it will grow in other areas. It only takes a few cuttings to encourage re-growth. At TP Knotweed we are passionate about the removal and eradication of Japanese knotweed. You should always seek help from a company that has a proven track record and can provide you with a guarantee.