Pond Care

Murky Pond Water? Clean It Up!
Murky water can be a common problem for many pond owners. Floating particles can limit the visibility and beauty of your water feature. Not to worry, murky water can be cleared, so you can get back to enjoying your water...
How to Safely Use Water Treatments in a Fish Pond
Your fish pond is the focal point and life force of your yard. Summertime can bring worries to a pond owner of how to keep water clear and balances as green water tries to take over the home of your...
How to Test Your Pond Water for Problems
Having a pond in your backyard is a wonderful delight. Now that you have one, you might have realized that, like most things, it takes a little bit to maintain a beautiful feature. We have a few simple steps to...
4 Features to Add to Your Backyard Pond this Spring
The best thing about your backyard pond is that it is uniquely you. Your water gardening hobby reflects your personality, life, and vitality. You can make it even more unique by adding pond décor, water features, or even creative pond filtration systems....
Make Sure Your Fish Are Healthy and Happy
Keeping fish in your pond is a great way to make your water feature really come to life. Like taking care of any pet, it is important to learn how to keep them healthy and happy. Here are some tips...
Top 5 Fish to Keep in Your Backyard Pond
To many gardeners, a pond is just not a pond without at least a few fish. And yet, others hesitate to stock their pond with live fish due to concern over the amount of care they will need. If you...
How to Care for Aquatic Plants
Now that spring is here, it is time to care for your outdoor plants. Spring is the time plants start to increase their growth, so maintenance and care is so important during this time of the year. We will share...
How to Pick the Best Aquatic Plants for Your Pond
Spring is a time of year that is teaming with life, and your pond should be no different. As temperatures rise, you reopen your pond and start back on a regular fish feeding schedule. The life of your aquatic plants...
5 Tips for Your Pond in Spring
Spring is finally here.  In the water gardening world, spring is the time to start the your pond off on the right track for the year. Here are our top five tips to make sure your pond is beautiful in...
How to Build a Pond
Now that spring is right around the corner, it is time to consider building the pond you have been dreaming about.  Adding a pond can can seem like a big project, but with some simple preparation this project can be completed...
When Is It Time for Product Maintenance?
From time to time, your pond pumps, filters, lights, and nozzles will need to be maintained. Just like other products, maintenance ensures the best performance and longest lifespan of your product. When it comes to your pond, if you notice...
Go Beyond Simple Maintenance
As a responsible pond owner, you have done your homework. You’ve winterized your backyard – shut down the pond water features, stopped feeding the fish, and invested in a good aerator. You are to be commended; winter pond maintenance can...
Protecting Pond Water Features Throughout Winter
If you live in an area that experiences freezing winter weather, you have likely already taken steps to prepare and protect your backyard pond’s water features. Fall is the best time to remove, clean, and store pond filters, pumps, and...
5 Pond Winterization Questions Answered
How can I make sure my fish survive the winter? What happens if the pond freezes solid? Winterizing your backyard pond can stir up a lot of questions, and we’re here to help answer a few of the most common...
How to Close Your Pond for Winter
As winter temperatures are beginning, it is time to start preparing your pond for winter.  The first thing to determine is what water temperatures you are anticipating in your area.  If you anticipate your pond to freeze solid or just...
Quick Fall Maintenance Routine
Maintaining a pond in fall seems simple after all of the maintenance routines of combating algae in summer.  We are here to make your routine even simpler to get you back to the parts of this season you truly enjoy....
Feeding Your Fish as Temperatures Decline
As temperatures begin to decline, it is time to begin thinking about adjusting your fish feeding schedule.  As water temperatures cool, pond fish naturally adapt with the changing temperatures.  Their digestive systems are simple in structure, so it is best...
What’s Your Yard’s Feature Attraction?
Your outdoor space is an important extension to your living space. It should reflect the desired look, feel, and utility desired by you and your family. From a relaxing oasis getaway to a fun entertainment space, your yard can be...
Water Quality Month
From the years 2005 to 2015, the United Nations call upon the world for an international decade of action call “Water for Life” to highlight the importance of water quality at the time and for years to come. They outline...
Lighting: The Simple & Stunning Addition to Your Pond
If you are a person always on the go, you might find that you don’t have the time to be at home as often as you would like. You might even find that you are missing out on enjoying your...
Making a Splash this Summer
This is a season to be outdoors and really enjoy your outdoor space. Do you have an upcoming event to host? Have you been thinking about an enhancement for a little while? Consider the big impact even a small addition...