Frequently Asked Questions:
Q.) Are these crystals safe for the environment?
A.) Yes. Our crystals are 100% degradable. They will beak down over time releasing carbon dioxide, amonia and water.
Q.) How long does it take for these crystals to absorb water?
A.) Our crystals take 2-4 hours to reach their maximum capacity.
Q.) How long will these crystals last?
A.) The length of life for decorative purposes is approximately 1-2 years. When mixed in soil, it lasts for about 5-7 years as a source of moisture to the soil.
Q.) Can I add color to these crystals?
A.) We now sell crystals that come pre colored and shaped into little balls rather than random rock shapes. These are specially designed for decorative purposes. If you purchase clear crystals, they can be colored using food or icing color, available at most grocery stores. Color can be added to the water before the crystals soak it up, or to the crystals after they absorb the water.
Q.) Are these crystals safe to use for feeder insects?
A.) Our water crystals are 100% safe to use for your crickets or other feeder insects. They are completely non-toxic and perfect for feeder insects. This is the exact same thing pet stores sell you, only you need to add your own water, they are delivered to your doorstep and they are much cheaper.
Q.) How much water do I use?
A.) Add 1 Gallon of water to 1 ounce of water crystals.
Q.) Can I add a fragrance?
A.) Yes. Use 2-4 teaspoons of fragrance oil when making one gallon of gel. Add the oil to the water before the crystals absorb it.
Q.) How long does shipping take?
A.) You will choose the shipping method you prefer during the checkout process. Orders placed before 3:00 PM Central Time, Mon-Sat, will usually be shipped out the same day and average shipping times are 2-5 days. Feel free to contact us and make sure your order will be shipped out the same day.