Cost of Root Barriers

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Root Barrier Installation Costs

At Dawson Root Barriers, we recognize that the cost of root barrier installation is influenced by various factors unique to each property. We believe in transparency, and below are considerations that may impact the pricing of our services.

Key Factors Affecting Costs

Soil Type: A Crucial Factor

  • Rocky vs. Clay Soils: The composition of soil around your property plays a crucial role. While rocky soil may present challenges and require more time for trench digging, the southern and southeastern portions of Texas, including Dawson, predominantly feature clay soils, making the process more manageable.

Proximity and Number of Trees

  • Tree Density: The number of trees in the vicinity affects the overall complexity of the installation process.
  • Distance from House: The proximity of trees to your home is another consideration, as it influences the extent of the root barrier installation.

Obstacles and Challenges

  • Environmental Obstacles: Sometimes, obstacles around the house or tree may add complexity to the installation process.

Rocks and Tree Roots removed during trenching

Root Barrier Cost

The cost of a root barrier installation for property owners will follow the general guidelines below. Minimum cost for a root barrier installation is $1400. However, in cases where the homeowner is having their foundation leveled the minimum cost may be waived.

  • 20 Linear Feet or less: $70 per foot

  • After 20 Linear Feet: $65 per foot

Personalized Estimates

For an accurate and personalized cost estimate based on your property’s unique characteristics, please reach out to us. We provide tailored assessments to ensure you receive the most effective and cost-efficient solution.

Flexible Financing Options

Understanding that investing in home protection is a significant decision, we offer flexible financing options to make the process more accessible to homeowners.