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Color-Changing Solar Gazing Ball 4.6 5 73 73
This product is an attention getter!!!! I purchased the same product 6 years ago and it was fine. This Summer it did not work properly so I didn't hesitate to order another one which I am very happy with. I also recommended this product to my daughter several years ago and she is still pleased with its performance. June 17, 2014
Great item It worked right out of the box. Good selection of light colors. Not sure of the life of the battery or where to buy. Can you supply a vendor, this would be a great help to all purchaser. Thanks for a good product. June 13, 2014
glowing ball this is a little on the expensive side so i hope it goes all summer and longer but it works good and looks fantastic ive only had it a week June 11, 2014
Good Product The Solar Gazing Ball is a little expensive, but performs exactly as hoped in the first month. It was easy to assemble, charges quickly and puts out light all night until dawn. It's best to keep it out of windy areas unless you improve on the stake in the base, which is too short. June 5, 2014
Solar Gazing Ball We had been looking for something like this around our locale for months. Finally found just what we wanted and couldn't be more pleased. May 29, 2014
I love these globes! I have 3 of these globes & pedestals in my yards. Normally, I only have 2, but, since we can no longer get parts for them, I bought a third to replace one of mine that is not working very well. They last for at least a few years, so I consider them worth the money, for the lovely colors they add to the garden. May 27, 2014
Beautiful solar gazing ball there is something magical about this ball..it is so beautiful to watch and our neighbors love it too.Thank you so much for a product such as this and we received it so fast and was packed well so we were pleased with that as well. I would highly recommend this for all who want something different and beautiful to enjoy in your garden or yard.you will not regret it.We love ours. May 26, 2014
Damaged package The bottom of the cardborad box was ripped wide open . There was minor damage to the base of the light but it would not be seen when placed into the garden. This was a mothers day gift so there was no time to replace it. May 22, 2014
Lasted less than a month I bought this solar gazing ball because I liked the look of the pedestal and the globe. I should have paid more attention to the negative reviews it received online. I have it in my yard right now, fully assembled as the instructions provided. The solar feature was awesome and worked perfectly. The panel gets about 10 hours of full sunlight each day. Now, in just under a month the solar feature does not work at all! I will definitely send it back and would not recommend this item to anyone. It's not worth the price, especially since it did not last. I totally expected the panel or lighting mechanism to give out in about a year or so, but definitely not this soon. May 10, 2014
Razzle Dazzle Have to give it up for this one. 5 STARS ALL THE WAY! What an added delight to the yard! May 5, 2014
Color-Changing Ball Amazing I wanted a solar-powered gazing ball and was thrilled to find one. We are very happy with this product. It looks lovely in my garden and works as specified. I was so surprised to see it still glowing in the morning when I left for work! Amazing! I purchased the holiday dog sled setup two years ago and was very happy with the Improvements Catalog quality of merchandise. April 20, 2014
Beautiful Addition This is very pretty - love the colorful effect. My only concern is it's sturdiness. The base sits on the cord of the solar charge. There is no notch on the base so it stands a little wobbly. If I'm missing something, let me know. April 16, 2014
Great addition to our landscape I was looking for something to add some interest to our garden in the front of our home. We recently bought a new home and had some really nice landscaping added. The garden area in front of screened front porch was the perfect place for this gazing globe. We like to sit out there evenings and have a glass of wine and watch our globe changing colors while we converse with our neighbors as they pass by our home walking their dogs or just getting some exercise. I am thinking of purchasing a second globe for another spot in our yard outside of our lanai. The battery was already charged right out of the box and we were pleased to get our first light show as soon as it was assembled. March 8, 2014
Great Product I Love It I've Been Eyeing This For A Few Months Now March 7, 2014
Beautiful I love my gazing ball from you. Had one for about 7 years but had to redo the surface as I leave it out all the time, snow and all. Just spray painted it with a stone paint and is beautiful again but wanted a back up one in case I couldn't it anymore but this one was bigger. That is really beautiful. This last order is for my daughter-in- law because they have a wonderful yard so thought this would a nice thank you gift and she loved it as always liked mine. Now it is lighting up her pretty yard. Thank you for such a nice product. It has given years of enjoyment. November 13, 2013
super I love it it turns colors and it can also stay white. I have 2 other gaze balls but not like this this sharp. but it stopped working can I buy solar panel and element? October 1, 2013
Bulb does not last Our bulb burns only red. There is no resource to purchase another replacement bulb. We have owned this for 4 years and continued exposure to the sun has rendered the residual color to only a red tone. October 1, 2013
Gazing Ball This gazing ball -- I prefer to call it by the more traditional name of "witch ball" -- works perfectly. It glows brightly all night with intense colors, usually lasting all the way to dawn (here in usually sunny Colorado, where there's plenty of sun to charge it). It isn't deterred by rain or even cloudy days. When a child mistakenly broke the glass globe, Improvements was kind enough to send a replacement at no charge -- amazing customer service. September 24, 2013
Delightful!! I have a small hanging solar gazing ball and two regular gazing balls on stands and thought that a large solar gazing ball on a stand would look great in my garden. I ordered this one and am greatly satisfied with it. The quality is great and easy to put together. The colors look great at night. It comes on at dusk and is still on at dawn when I sit on the patio to drink coffee. September 18, 2013
A testament to this companies customer service commitment. This is the second globe I have purchsed. The first lasted 3 years before the solar panal dried out from the Nevada rain and sun. The lighting element rusted, but the pedistal and globe were in great condition. I ordered another one and it arrived within 2 days. I then e-mailed if they could ship me an element, and solar panal to replace the worn out parts on my first globe. I was willing to pay.They did an unexpected act of kindness by sending me the two parts at no charge. That says a lot for a companies customer service commitment. September 13, 2013
Colorful gazing ball I like this very much, quite colorful at night time. I do feel you should have it so if the globe gets broken it can be replaced as another customer said. Seems like it could break easily in a storm if it blew over. A bit expensive, maybe $75 would be a better price. September 13, 2013
Pearlygirl The only recommendation I have is that it does need something more substantial to help hold the pedestal in place so that it doesn't tip over or get knocked over. There is a stake that comes with it but the stake needs to be taller. Other than that, I love it! The changing colors are mesmerizing. I can sit for hours and stare at it. My neighbors and visitors always comment on it. I love it so much that I am going to get another one for my back yard. It begins glowing as soon as it gets dark and when I get up at 5:00 am, it is still glowing. I love having something so unique that none of my neighbors have one like it. August 31, 2013
Beautiful colors Received quickly, however there was a chip on the base. Luckily it was on the bottom so the plants in the flower garden covers it. It worked right away and the colors are beautiful. I love being able to put the solar panel away from the ball. I love it and so does my husband. August 29, 2013
solar gazing ball Love the solar gazing ball, hate the fact I have to buy the whole thing when the ball breaks, the ball should be available for a separate purchase!!!!!!!!! August 9, 2013
Replacement parts Having to buy an entirely new system instead of being able to buy just the ball was really disappointing July 23, 2013
Solar Gazing Ball We absolutely love the Solar Gazing Ball. We are on our fourth one as the first two lasted only approximately three years before water corroded the contacts inside the battery charging unit. There are no replacement parts and we had to replace the whole unit. The first one was replaced at no charge and we had to pay for the second unit. Would like to see replacement parts made available. July 8, 2013
AWESOME I've been looking for a solar ball like this for 2 years. I've found nothing close to being as beautiful as this one! It surpassed my expectations. It's beautiful when not lit during the day, and stays brightly lit (color or white choice settings) all night even on a cloudy day. It is my most favorite purchase ever! I also bought one for my sister and she loves it too! You won't be disappointed! June 13, 2013
Bought 2 of these and neither work I bought one of the these and the solar charger stopped working. I wasn't able to buy just the solar charger and since I loved how it looked at night in my garden I decided to give it another try. So I bought the 2nd one and the same things happened. They won't let you buy just the charger and I recommended it to a friend that had the same problem. They tried a battery but it didn't make it work the same and since has hooked it up to electric but I don't have that option. I would love to be able to get the charger since now I have 2 and neither work. June 5, 2013
Solar light lovely but, oh, that battery... This is a lovely solar gazing ball and, when properly charged, the changing colors are quite beautiful. However, I have had a lot of problems with the battery in the solar panel. It lasted not quite two months -- I have since been informed that this is not unusual for this particular battery -- and the instructions for replacing the battery fail to specify that there is quite a variety in "3.2 V 400 or higher mAh lithium phosphate rechargable batteries". Actually, the instructions for the battery are quite worthless overall. You need to probably special order, depending upon where you live, a battery with all the above specifications -- and I would strongly recommend one greater than 400 mAh, which doesn't last long at all -- and be sure it is only 14 mm wide. Most are 18 mm wide and will not fit in the case. May 30, 2013
Gazing Ball This is an excellent and fun product, and it worked like a charm from the beginning. I was impressed by how long the solar charger is able to keep the light glowing. I've seen it as late as 3 a.m., glowing like crazy. It's pretty too. May 30, 2013
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During hurricane Sandy last Fall our ball from the solar gazing ball was broken by a tree limb. The LED lights still work. Can I get a replacement ball?
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I just spoke with someone in customer service. They do not sell replacement globes. Very disappointing. Not sure I want to spend $100 for duplicate parts.
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can things be replaced

my gaze ball doesn't work can I buy a solar panel and element?
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Unfortunately, Improvements does not sell the solar panel and element parts separately for this item.
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Size of ball???

I was just wondering what size the ball was??? I need to order one for my mother for the holidays - but need to know the size of the ball!! Thanks!!
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The size of the gazing ball is approximately 10" in diameter (9.84") and the height is 9.45". Your Mother will enjoy this item, nice selection.
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Gazing Ball

Does anyone know where you can buy the solar panel and the light element?? thanks KK
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This item is manufactured overseas and unfortunately the solar panel and light element are not available as parts for purchase.
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