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Reasons We Recommend Interlocking Patio’s over Decking in 2024

interlock-steps The COVID-19 pandemic has obviously brought many challenges to all of us and some of us have been impacted more than others. With all the travel restrictions and people...
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Building Community Giving Back

DEAR FRIENDS OF GREEN SIDE UP Over the past many years, Green Side Up Contracting has been an active member of our community. Whether it be plowing driveways for seniors...
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Why You Should Hire Us In 2024

green side up contracting Green Side Up Contracting Inc. (GSU) is a professional member of Landscape Ontario & an authorized TrexPro - GOLD status! Over the last 23+ years GSU...
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Why Trex Is Our Recommended Decking Material In 2024

There’s plenty of different materials you can use for your deck, but without a doubt the best material to go with is Trex – it completely blows out the competition...
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Disadvantages of Pressure Treated Pine for Decking

Harmful: Even though industry standards have changed, the chemicals applied to treat lumber are harmful to the environment, especially in 2024. Here we lay out the disadvantages of pressure treated...
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What Is Trex Rainescape?

Not many people know what Trex Rainescape is or why it’s so important in 2024. Depending on how well-versed you are with renovations and drainage systems, you may have never...
Pinnacle Premium Western Red Cedar

Which Cedar Is Right For Your Project?

If you’ve clicked on this link, then by now you’ve probably heard quite a bit about Pinnacle Premium Western Red Cedar. It obviously is well known for being a solid...

Best of HomeStars Awards 2021

homestars Toronto, ON — February 11, 2020 — Green Side Up Contracting announced today that they have been chosen as a 2020 HomeStars Best of Award Winner. The Best of...
Deck Lighting Toronto

Add Ambiance To Your Outdoor Space With Deck Lighting

Deck lighting requires quite a lot of thought and consideration, as it’s pretty integral to the outside portion of your home – without it your deck has limited visibility. Adding...