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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...

August 2019 Sunrise Inc. Blog

For many people, summertime means time to relax. But when it comes to lawn care, it’s hard to take a summer vacation. This is the season for drought, weeds, and pests. Here are a few tips to make this summer’s landscape maintenance in the Pacific Northwest bit more...

July 2019 Sunrise Inc Blog

Working with stone: The multiple uses of masonry in the landscape The uses of rocks in the landscape are numerous and can fit various landscaping styles. Stone has always had a sense of permanence to it and even though over time it can be weathered, cracked or made...

June 2019 Sunrise Inc. Bloq

Patios are the perfect summertime hang out spot. With the warmer weather and longer days, it’s a great time to get ready for patio gatherings and events. Your outdoor space is an extension of your home, so it should be comfortable and cozy. You want to be sure that it...