Can I Build a Fence Next to the Neighbor’s Fence? (How Close)

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Fencing is important when constructing your home. It is important to get the ideal placement, so it doesn’t affect your neighbors. Frequently, neighbors in newly constructed homes will have fences built, giving your yard a mismatched appearance. This will make it difficult for you to construct your fence without violating the rules.  The most obvious … Read more

My Neighbor Runs a Generator all Night (Is It Rude)?

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Anyone who has ever had to deal with their neighbor operating their generator at night finds it particularly obnoxious. Confrontation, on the other hand, maybe unpleasant. So, what do you do if your neighbor’s generator runs all night? You must, however, be aware of the rules governing generators and what you may or may not … Read more

My Neighbor Moved My Trashcan (How to Stop Them)?

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Has a neighbor started a trash fight by shifting your trash cans? This behavior is not only obnoxious and insulting, but it may also be illegal in certain situations, depending on the circumstances. Is it possible for your next-door neighbor to move your garbage can without your consent? There is no need to worry about … Read more

Can My Neighbor Record My Backyard (And My Property)?

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As the number of people installing home security systems rises, there is a greater chance that your next-door neighbor has set up a camera in the direction of your backyard. You may be questioning whether or not this is legal, as well as what your rights are. The installation of security cameras on residential properties … Read more

Neighbor’s House Fire Damaged My House: What To Do?

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Most times, homeowners are always skeptical about who to blame if the house next door to them catches fire and causes damage to their property. The response to this question is not simple to answer as one might initially believe it to be. In a scenario like this, the party’s obligation is determined by a … Read more

Neighbor Damaged My Fence (Should I Call Police?)

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One of the most prevalent causes of conflict between neighbors is disagreements about fences. The owners often share the cost and responsibilities of fence upkeep and repairs on each side of a property line where a fence is erected. Fences damaged on one side of a property line can cause a neighbor to feel aggrieved … Read more

Can a Neighbor Claim My Land By Mowing it?

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Do you have a neighbor that insists on mowing your lawn regularly? While it may appear to be a generous gesture, they may have ulterior motives. However, this does not apply to all neighbors. So you may ask: can my neighbor claim my land by mowing it? You can also wonder, “How do I deal … Read more

Neighbor’s Construction Damaged My House: What to Do?

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It starts with the rumble of dump trucks and bulldozers early on a Saturday morning, right next to your house. While some may see it as progress, you see the ongoing work next door as a nuisance and a potential invasion of your land borders and property rights. And what’s worse? You returned home from … Read more

Can Someone Steal Gas From My Car?

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Suppose you own a car manufactured as far back as ten years ago. In that case, there is a high tendency for someone to steal gas from your car in a much easier way compared to new models of vehicles that now have more security protecting car owners from car theft. Old model cars, indeed, … Read more

Neighbor’s Dog Keeps Digging Under The Fence: What Can I Do?

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Have you ever found yourself in a scenario like this? To obtain access to your yard, your next-door neighbor’s dog digs beneath your fence. Doesn’t this sound vexing? Dogs are wonderful companions, yet they can irritate people at times, especially if they haven’t had sufficient training. So, how do you go about it? If your … Read more