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Aquatic Plants for Your Water Garden

Aquatic Plants for Your Water Garden Most homeowners will agree that a backyard is not complete until the right plants are in the ground. The same goes for backyard ponds. Aquatic plants are important elements for establishing balance in an aquatic ecosystem like a pole is for a tightrope walker. There are different types [...]

2018-06-15T16:43:15+00:000 Comments

Who Are The Best Landscape Companies in Des Moines, Iowa

The Best Landscape Companies in Des Moines, Iowa Do you want a landscape feature which doesn't have water in it? Unfortunately, as many find out during conversations with Just Add Water, we only deal in water feature landscaping. If you want lawn care, plant-scaping, hardscaping, or most anything else, you'll need to find another company. But shopping around [...]

2018-07-12T18:06:55+00:000 Comments

Spring Clean Out : Start Your Pond off Right!

Spring Clean Your Pond Spring's springing! Which means that spring cleaning's about to start as well. The dusting, vacuuming, mopping, moving around, and maybe even getting rid of a few items that are no longer in use. Oh, and don’t forget about your water feature! Pond owners recognize the importance of spring cleaning for their [...]

2018-03-06T13:52:31+00:000 Comments

Pond Tour: Just Add Water’s Spring Tour

Pond Tour Join Just Add Water for an afternoon of touring beautiful backyard water features in the Urbandale/Clive Area. If beautiful backyard waterscapes, cascading waterfalls and gorgeous natural ponds peak your interest, you won’t want to miss this fun-filled event. Just Add Water is hosting a pond tour on Sunday, June 5, 2016, from 2:00 p.m. [...]

2016-05-31T14:34:58+00:000 Comments

Home Show: Come See Our Booth

2016 Home Show Hoppy was excited to be at the 2015 home show Hoppy and the Just Add Water guys will be at the 2016 Des Moines Home and Garden Show. We will be near the big display gardens under Vets' Auditorium, our booth number is 1622. The show is February 11-14, 2016. Come [...]

2016-01-25T21:05:28+00:000 Comments

Backyard Waterfall:Low Maintenance Water Feature

Backyard Waterfall Waterfalls are one of the most beautiful sights on earth. If you go on any vacation you can find a waterfall that will take your breath away, why not have your very own backyard waterfall? A pondless waterfall can be put anywhere in your yard. The best place is near a patio or [...]

2018-01-30T15:20:01+00:000 Comments

Mosquitoes Probably Don’t Like Your Pond

Mosquitoes Probably Don't Like Your Pond If you have a water garden, your neighbors may be looking at your watery paradise with suspicion, wondering whether mosquitoes were having a family reunion, laying eggs, and gathering near your waterfall. Or maybe you’re thinking about adding a water feature to your landscape plan and are worried that [...]

2018-01-30T15:21:02+00:000 Comments