Wilmington NC Landscaping Articles

Stone Patio and Fire Pit

A custom stone patio and fire pit can turn an unused, ordinary backyard into a beautiful area for hanging out or entertaining with family and friends. At Gunnell Landscaping in Wilmington, we specialize in designing, building and maintaining custom stonework such as the paver stone patio and fire pit combination you see here. If you’reContinue Reading …

Flagstone Walkway in Wilmington NC

Do you have a space that could be enhanced with a custom flagstone walkway? At Gunnell Landscaping we are revitalizing Wilmington Landscapes every day with beautiful and functional stone pathways and walking paths built with your choice of flagstone or pavers. Gunnell Landscaping in Wilmington can design, build and maintain almost any stone work, rockscapeContinue Reading …

Wilmington Lawn Care – Caring for Coastal Lawns

Wilmington lawn care starts with understanding the unique requirements of your turf and the specifics of lawn maintenance in the coastal area of North Carolina. Obviously this area of the country is most suited to warm season turfgrasses with the most popular being Bermuda, Centipede and Zoysia. Although these are all hardy choices in ourContinue Reading …

How to Find Wilmington NC Landscaping Companies

The problem for someone typing in Wilmington NC Landscaping Companies is that there is no standard for determining which landscape company is qualified to do the job just based on an internet search. Other than pesticide application, since there is no special certification or licensing requirement, it leaves a lot of wiggle room for anyContinue Reading …

Custom Stonework – Stone Barbeque Grill Enclosure

Need custom stonework in your landscape? How about a new custom stone barbeque grill enclosure designed and built by Gunnell Landscaping Wilmington NC. You will be the envy of your neighbors as you host your next cookout. Aren’t you tired of having nowhere to set utensils and plates with limited room for plating your hotContinue Reading …

Armyworms Eat Wilmington Lawns

The armyworm march has begun in Wilmington, but don’t fear. Gunnell Landscaping will defend your turf. In late summer almost every year, armyworms invade turfgrass throughout the Carolinas and literally eat your lawn. The fall armyworm, known for marching in large “armies”, has been a lawn pest of North Carolina for many years, and theContinue Reading …

Storm Cleanup & Debris Removal – Hurricane Season in Wilmington

Storm cleanup and debris removal hopefully are the worst of your worries after Hurricane Irene paid a visit to the Wilmington NC area on her way up the east coast. Yes, it’s hurricane season in Wilmington. We here at Gunnell Landscaping hope you made it through safely and only had to endure the normal inconveniencesContinue Reading …

Article Reprint: Gunnell Landscaping at Porters Neck in Wilmington

Gunnell Landscaping I had an opportunity to sit down with Todd Gunnell and talk about his landscaping business.  Todd has been in the landscaping business since 1997, and I think he has been taking care of Porters Neck for nearly 14 years.  Todd is a civil engineer by trade, and landscaper by choice.  I thinkContinue Reading …