Pond Equipment

Is a Pond Aerator the Silver Bullet for Your Pond Problems?

Is a Pond Aerator the Silver Bullet for Your Pond Problems?

December 28, 2016 No Comments »

This is the first installment of a new series of articles we’re calling “Silver Bullet Solutions.” The goal is to outline some of the most important and effective things you... Read More »

8 Tricks for Troubleshooting your Pond Pump

8 Tricks for Troubleshooting your Pond Pump

September 23, 2015 No Comments »

Recently made pond pumps are extremely reliable and energy-efficient, and getting more and more so every few years. As with any mechanical device, though, there are things that can go... Read More »

Fire and Water: The New Fire Fountain from Aquascape

Fire and Water: The New Fire Fountain from Aquascape

June 11, 2015 No Comments »

  Fire and water. There are few things in the world quite like combining two traditional opposites for making a stunning statement. For my part, our new Fire Fountain is... Read More »

Dealing with Duckweed in Your Pond

Dealing with Duckweed in Your Pond

May 21, 2015 No Comments »

I have a confession to make. I really like duckweed. I think that it’s pretty, and can be really interesting to look at. The way that it propagates so rapidly... Read More »

Tips for your Spring Pond To-Do List

Tips for your Spring Pond To-Do List

March 20, 2015 No Comments »

Well, Spring is officially here after what has been, for much of the US, a particularly nasty winter. That means that it’s time to pull off the cover net, clean... Read More »

5 Things You Need to be Ready for Spring

5 Things You Need to be Ready for Spring

February 24, 2015 No Comments »

Spring is coming at us fast, and I can’t wait for it to get here (and not only because my kayak paddle is in the corner, mocking me). One thing... Read More »

The Importance of Choosing the Right Pond Net

The Importance of Choosing the Right Pond Net

April 8, 2014 No Comments »

I have a terrible confession to make. I’m not proud, but here it goes: I’ve been using the wrong pond net. For years. For more than a decade. Just completely... Read More »

Getting your Pond Fish Ready for Winter

Getting your Pond Fish Ready for Winter

September 11, 2013 No Comments »

The steps that you’ll need to take to keep your pond fish healthy in winter will vary some depending on a lot of factors: the size and depth of your... Read More »

Summertime Pond Aeration

Summertime Pond Aeration

July 26, 2013 1 Comment »

I talk a great deal on this blog about the importance of proper pond aeration. It serves a ton of important functions, from giving your pond’s denizens enough oxygen to... Read More »

Do I need to change the water in my pond?

Do I need to change the water in my pond?

June 15, 2013 No Comments »

I get this question fairly often. The short answer is: Yeah, probably. But not as much as you might think. The reason that water changes are necessary is that your... Read More »

The Pond Sludge Problem

The Pond Sludge Problem

May 17, 2013 2 Comments »

Your pond has pond sludge. I’m pretty confident on this point; it’s just the nature of ponds to have their share of the black crud at the bottom. This sludge... Read More »

How to Choose a Fountain Pump

How to Choose a Fountain Pump

April 26, 2013 No Comments »

A lot of people end up getting the wrong pump when they’re putting together a fountain or pondless waterfall. If the pump is too powerful, they end up with jets... Read More »