Getting Your Pond & Pond Fish Ready for Cooler Weather Chris Deer FRESHWATER: The weather is cooling down quickly and pond owners should get their pond and pond fish ready for the change of seasons. Steps taken now will not only keep your fish healthy in the winter months, they will also prevent many algae […]
Hot Weather and Pond Algaecides Chris Deer Summer came in with a BANG this year after such a pleasant mild spring. For some garden pond owners, this has caused algae to bloom in their ponds (especially if you do not use a UV clarifier). When the pond water is cooler (below 80 degrees), the water […]
Algae is an unavoidable and recurring part of pond keeping. Getting and keeping it under control is a combination of good equipment and proper maintenance. Once a good balance of conditions is achieved, the garden pond will be a source of endless pleasure.
With the plethora of pumps on the market installers and customers must understand the different technologies and the type of water feature they are trying to create. Choosing the best pump does not come down to price alone. Better pumps and using two pumps can save hundreds and even thousand of dollars over the warranty and life of a pump. It is crucial dealers and end users understand the different technologies in order to make the correct purchasing decision.