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Fall into Florida Landscaping this Season

As our hotter Florida summer temperatures finally begin to wane and bring cooler days, it is a perfect time to assess your landscaping needs and prepare for the spring season ahead. By planning and making a little extra effort during the fall months, you can ensure that your landscape looks its best for the rest […]

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Our Top Three Reasons To Add Mulch This Fall

Most people plan their mulching in spring, at the start of the growing season, but what many don’t realize is that there are a significant number of benefits to mulching in fall as well.  Fall mulching has many of the benefits of spring mulching. It suppresses weed growth and helps your plants retain soil moisture, […]

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How We Make Compost and Topsoil

When Gaston’s Tree Service started in 1972, its sole focus was on tree trimming and tree removal.  Over time we began to develop a significant amount of recycled tree debris. Then, in the late 1980s, Florida passed the George Kirkpatrick Recycling bill, which made everything we were doing to manage that debris illegal.  It was […]

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Griffis Lumber To Become Gaston Mulch and Soil

Griffis Lumber announced today that it would be rebranding to Gaston Mulch & Soil. The new name and brand presence better characterize the company’s current product offering.  Griffis Lumber was founded in 1955 and has provided quality lumber products for over 65 years. Purchased in October 2013 by the Gaston Companies, the rebrand to Gaston […]

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