Stop Paying Me For This!

Stop Paying Me For This!

Really, why am I making money off the mistakes of other pond guys? STOP HIRING THE WRONG POND GUY! Every year I can count on a significant amount of money coming into my company from customers seeking help with water features that NEVER WORKED IN THE FIRST PLACE! Read this article to find out what you should ask a pond guy before you hire the job. Our motto “Ponds done right. Customers Served Right.”

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The #1 Pond Design Mistake - But Hey, At Least the Squirrels Enjoy It...

The #1 Pond Design Mistake - But Hey, At Least the Squirrels Enjoy It...

Can you see your pond or waterfall from your deck and home? The #1 mistake in most DIY ponds is Location, Location, Location!! Read more to find out how to avoid this mistake and how we at Waterpaw handle the unique topography of Northern Michigan. 

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What is Algae? A New Pond Education Series by Waterpaw in Northern Michigan

What is Algae? A New Pond Education Series by Waterpaw in Northern Michigan

Those are some of the most common questions about algae that we at Waterpaw receive. In fact, I would say that algal concerns are the #1 issue our clients come to us with. This week we began our client education series and we kicked it off with "What Is Algae?" This is part 1 of a 4 part series. In it we will cover "What Is Algae 1 & 2" "What Causes Algae" & finally "How To Treat and Prevent Algae"

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Second Home Landscaping - Solutions for Resort Homes

Second Home Landscaping - Solutions for Resort Homes

Second home owners face special solutions to landscaping. Systems in a second home have to be more customizable, automated and timeless. This is especially important when considering a water feature, pond, waterfall, fountain or stream in your second homes landscaping. Because these systems are man made they cannot be left alone for long periods without consequences unless they are built and installed with these needs in mind. Our Waterpaw crew has spent decades creating systems specific for homeowners with unpredictable schedules. 

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