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Pond Maintenance Tips

Equipment List Pond maintenance is minimized when using skimmers and biological waterfall filters, but some weekly and seasonal pond care is still required. If you are a professional, you’ll want almost all of these tools to streamline your work. As a homeowner, you might still want to acquire these tools over time to improve your […]

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Pump Troubleshooting

  Before the season starts and we all get super busy, lets take  a quick look at troubleshooting an Aquasurge submersible pump. This is a horizontal pump with a black plastic body and a screened intake. They’re affordable, energy efficient, come with a 3 year warranty, and are used in both contractor and DIY installations. […]

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Setting expectations for patching a pond liner…

So you’ve found the hole in the liner. For many of you the next steps are obvious, but some will be new to this.  Let’s start with a quick tour of reasonable expectations: The liner patches we work with are most effective on EPDM rubber. If you didn’t build the pond and the liner has […]

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The 5 Part Recipe for Pond Success

The 5 Part Recipe to Pond Success!!! The 5-Part Recipe The five parts of a beautiful pond recipe are the foundations of an Aquascape Ecosystem Pond. Not only are the five elements the cornerstone of an ecosystem pond, understanding how and why they go together is the basis for successful pondering. 1 Rocks & Gravel: […]

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How To Prep Your Pond For Winter

Fall is fast approaching which means it is the time to prepare to get your pond ready for the Winter season. Here’s a breakdown of what you should be doing to prepare your pond, fish, and plants for a healthy successful Winter. All summer long, you’ve enjoyed the tranquility of the water garden’s beautiful foliage, sounds […]

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