Sunlit Designs, LLC
6180 Estes Court
Arvada, CO 80004
Service area: 200 miles
Service Area: Sunlit Designs services the front range including the foothills and mountain regions of the eastern slope of Colorado
Sunlit Designs promotes sustainability by creating thoughtful designs that work with the natural systems on a site to minimize site disturbance and restore a balance on developed properties.
We use local materials to minimize shipping related costs & impacts whenever possible to lower your jobs carbon foot print. Supporting local companies also improves the local economy.
Our firm uses recycled materials whenever possible some typical examples are: road base, site furniture, asphalt, compost, fertilizer, railings, decking and more.
Our firm promotes improved water quality through the use of bio-swales, bio-retention, rain gardens, green roofs, grey water re-use, wetland filters and reduction of impervious hardscape areas where possible through the use of permeable pavers or other permeable surfaces. Sunlit Designs specifies only organic fertilizers, and promotes the use of natural pest and weed control.
Design of water efficient irrigation systems that utilize controllers that tie into local weather stations and adjust water applied by plant need, eliminating overwatering which can hurt plant health and save the client money. Our firm is familiar with the latest available irrigation equipment and we specify the most efficient equipment to maximize irrigation system performance.
Use of native plant materials or xeric plant materials to lower water use and potentially eliminate the need for permanent irrigation
Our managing principal is LEED AP certified by the Green Building Council and has been certified by GreenCO for Best Management Practices.
Our team is familiar with the LEED certification process and we have worked with other design teams pursuing LEED project certification and have demonstrated ability to produce the landscape architectural documentation to make a sustainable project a success.