I feel people are forgetting the basic concepts of pushing lanes.
You generally WANT to push your lane so the enemy tower can deny your enemy.
You DON'T want to, however, because you don't want to get ganked.
But let's say, for example, the enemy jungler is at bot and you are at top. You are perfectly fine to push your lane to the enemy tower. The tower will force the enemy to miss cs. And even better, if the enemy laner isn't there, you can deny them a lot of xp.
Learning to freeze lanes is vital to success as a laner!
Also, another thing about towers.
You DON'T want...