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Have some big confifers in bottom of garden.  Can i build a concrete pad ontop of the soil instead of digging down and hitting roots? Avoiding killing the trees or making them weaker in winds. garden is alittle sloped so if i was to build ontop then it would level out. Pad would be for a garage. 

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18 hours ago, Joe1888 said:

Have some big confifers in bottom of garden.  Can i build a concrete pad ontop of the soil instead of digging down and hitting roots? Avoiding killing the trees or making them weaker in winds. garden is alittle sloped so if i was to build ontop then it would level out. Pad would be for a garage. 

No ! you will have to below the root system Conifers are not to bad though five feet will do it...….. NEVER SKIMP ON FOUNDATIONS ...I WILL COST YOU IN THE LONG RUN .

 

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