Case Study – Landscaping Update in Cantonment

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on July 28, 2016
Updates to the backyard at the Sparks residence

Gulfside Landscaping helped the Sparks family with a landscaping update to turn a boring, standard yard into a unique expression of their personal style. The Sparks family recently moved to the Gulf Coast from Nevada. They purchased a traditional brick home in Cantonment that offered all of the interior space and amenities they wanted. However, […]

What are Hardscapes?

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on July 19, 2016
Paver path and patio with pergola

We are often asked by customers: What are Hardscapes? Planning a beautiful landscape design involves using elements that contrast and complement each other. When working with plantings, we incorporate flowers, plants, trees, shrubs and other greenery that add softness and color to your yard. Our designers combine these living, or soft elements, in a way […]

Why We Love Paver Driveways and Paths

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on July 12, 2016
Paver driveways, patios and pathways

We love paver driveways and paths! For these projects, pavers provide one of the most resilient and beautiful surfaces available. When we create paths and driveways for our customers along the Gulf Coast, concrete pavers are one of our favorite materials to use. Strong, adaptable and beautiful, pavers provide a resilient surface that stand up […]

Brighten the Night with Landscape Lighting

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on June 23, 2016
Landscape lighting enhances an outdoor living area

To enjoy your beautiful yard and garden on warm summer nights, consider adding landscape lighting to your designs. Summer has arrived here in Northwest Florida. Our evenings are warm and gatherings with friends and family tend to linger a little longer. Summer garden parties, graduation celebrations, and leisurely pool days are great ways to enjoy […]

Why is My Lawn Turning Yellow?

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on June 17, 2016

As we approach the official beginning of summer here in Pensacola, there is one question we hear more than any other from our clients: Why is my lawn turning yellow? While every lawn is different, the most common factor at this time of year is a lack of available iron. Take a Closer Look As […]

Save Water and Money with an Efficient Irrigation System

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on June 2, 2016
Irrigation System

Not all sprinkler installation companies take the time and effort to create an efficient irrigation system. Doing so requires the designer to take many factors into account, and to know how those factors interact and change over time as your landscape grows and matures. To maintain the beauty and health of your landscaping, it must […]