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Sunrise Inc. July 2020 Blog.

Beat the Heat with Energy Efficient Landscaping Keeping your home cool without breaking the bank is the ultimate goal for many homeowners who are feeling the heat not only from the summer but the growing bills. If this is you, we have great news! Cooling Things Off...

Sunrise Inc. June 2020 Blog

Water Gardens NOTHING ADDS MORE TO A GARDEN THAN WATER. Just ask the birds, frogs, and insects—oh, and human visitors, too. It’s a magical element, providing sustenance and visual fascination (auditory, too, if you can make it move). I hauled my simplest, seasonal...

May 2020 Sunrise Inc. Blog

Fire Pits can Add Ambiance to your backyard living Although there are many aspects of your outdoor living space that is simply unusable in the winter, there is one thing that may be even more enjoyable during the cold weather – your fire pit! If you don’t yet have...

April 2020 Sunrise Inc. Blog

April Showers Weed Care Posted on April 1, 2020 by Sunrise Inc. Everyone knows that April showers bring those wonderful May flowers, but along with beautiful blooms, weeds are also waking up from their long winter’s nap. The tremendous growth prompted by spring’s...

Sunrise Inc. March 2020 Blog.

Top 5 Landscaping Plants for the Pacific Northwest EVERGREEN TREE – Japanese Black Pine (Pinus thunbergii)In it’s natural form, this pine can grow upwards of 20′ or more when inland. It thrives in our coastal climate with an irregular but interesting...

Sunrise Inc. February 2020 Blog.

Perma Real Stone Veneer Natural stone veneer has a role in creating a backyard transformation for your home. Right now, the trend is leading back towards natural materials in your landscape and that means that not only can you beautify your space...

January 2020 Sunrise Inc. Blog

Opposites Attract: Using Mulch and Gravel in the Same Garden Gravel and mulch have different pros, cons, and purposes. But why should you have to choose between one and the other? Sometimes different parts of your garden will need different treatments. Don’t sacrifice...

November 2019 Sunrise Inc. Blog

Landscaping provides the opportunity to accentuate the beauty of your home, while also delivering several other benefits. Choosing the right tree typically involves thinking about the reasons behind your decision to include trees in your backyard design. It’s also...

October 2019 Sunrise Inc. Blog

A rock garden adds visual interest and conserves water in your yard. And cool weather is the perfect time for big landscaping projects. Here’s how to proceed. *** As the weather cools off, it’s a great time to handle the manual labor type of jobs around the yard. Rock...

Sunrise Inc. September 2019 Blog

September Garden Tips Posted September 3rd, 2019 OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA The days are growing shorter and the temperatures are growing cooler, but even in September, gardening season isn’t over. Well-prepared gardeners have a variety of tasks to do in late summer...