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3d landscaping in backyard

How Much Does Landscaping Cost in Toronto?

A well-designed landscape is more than just curb appeal – it's an investment in your property's value, your enjoyment of your outdoor space, and even the environment's health. But let's...
A crystal-clear turquoise pool in a beautifully landscaped backyard

Vinyl vs. Fiberglass Pool: Which One Is Right for You?

Installing a custom pool in your backyard is an investment in how much you enjoy your home. It will quickly become a place of tranquility, a social hub, and the...
A new natural wood deck in a backyard

Deck Types 101: Your Guide to Different Types of Decks

Installing a deck is an incredible way to make the most of your outdoor space. They’re a common addition to homes with backyard spaces of all kinds, and provide space...
A beautiful composite poolside deck

How to Clean Composite Decking

Building a deck is your gateway to backyard luxury. At Green Side Up, we always recommend using durable, low-maintenance materials that will keep looking good for years to come, but...
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Green Side Up Contracting Inc Wins 2024 Best of Award!

February 5, 2024 - Today, HomeStars announced Green Side Up Contracting Inc. has been selected as the 2024 Best of the Best Award Winner. The Best of HomeStars Awards 2024...
An outdoor dining table underneath a purple dusk sky

Backyard Landscape Ideas to Elevate Your Outdoor Space

It’s easy to neglect your backyard when the temperatures are below zero or spring rain is in the forecast, but warm weather is coming, and it’s time to start thinking...

Here are five reasons why obtaining a building permit for your deck is crucial

deck Acquiring a building permit for your deck is an essential step in ensuring the safety, legality, and quality of your construction project. Here are five reasons why obtaining a...
$2500 off landscape design

Limited Time: Two Special Offers To Help With The Total Cost

As the founder and owner of Green Side Up Contracting, I'm proud to say that we're one of the most respected contracting companies in Toronto. For over 22 years, we've...
helical pile

What Are Helical Piles?

I often get asked what helical piles are and what is the difference between helical piles and concrete footings. I'll start off by explaining what a helical pile is: Helical...