My japanese maple is only 1 foot away from my house foundation. The tree is only 15 years old andMy japanese maple is only 1 foot away from my house foundation. The tree is only 15 years old and has 6 inches trunk. I am worring about the tree may damage the foundation. Should I cut the tree. Thanks for any suggestion.March 15 2009 - Sugar House00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.