How to create a serene oasis with an outdoor Koi pond

Are you considering a koi fish pond for your backyard? Koi fish ponds are a serene and beautiful addition to any outdoor space. They are aesthetically pleasing and provide a therapeutic escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. However, before diving into the world of koi fish pond ownership, there are several factors […]

How to Prepare Your Pond for Summer: A Guide to Pond Maintenance


Summer is just around the corner, and it’s time to prepare your pond for the season. Proper pond maintenance ensures your pond stays healthy, clean, and beautiful. In this guide, we will walk you through the steps to prepare your pond for the summer. 1. Clean the Pond The first step in preparing your pond […]

What makes algae grow in ponds?

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Ponds are a beautiful addition to any outdoor space, providing a peaceful oasis for relaxation and enjoyment. However, the growth of algae in ponds can quickly turn a pristine water feature into an unsightly mess. Algae is a natural part of any pond ecosystem, but when it grows out of control, it can cause problems […]

Step by Step Guide on Building a Fish Pond

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A fish pond can be a great addition to any garden or backyard. It adds beauty to the environment and provides a home for fish and other aquatic animals. Building a fish pond can seem daunting, but with careful planning and execution, it can be an easy and enjoyable task. In this article from your […]

Why Maintain the Water Quality of a Koi Pond & How to Do It

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Koi ponds have long been a symbol of tranquility, with their graceful and vibrantly colored fish gliding through the water, creating a soothing and almost meditative atmosphere. Many homeowners and garden enthusiasts invest in koi ponds to add beauty and serenity to their outdoor spaces.   However, pond maintenance goes beyond design with an efficient filtration […]

6 Tips to Help You Clean and Maintain a Healthy Koi Pond

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Whether you have a home or business, installing a koi pond can benefit your property. This addition can enhance your building’s visual appeal and provide a tranquil environment to help reduce stress. It also lets you attract wildlife to your property and learn about aquatic life.  However, like other significant investments, owning a koi pond […]

What’s Going On With My Fish?

Your pond is a delicate ecosystem. When the pond is healthy and happy, so too are your fish. But when it’s not, things can get a little fishy… There are many reasons why fish become stressed and get sick or die. Some factors include: rapid temperature changes, thunderstorms, acid rain, predation, breeding, overstocking, low oxygen […]

Summer Rain & Drought

Summer can mean a lot of different things depending on where you live. Especially in North America spanning from a rainy hurricane season, a late, sometimes non-existent Spring that moves right into extreme heat or extreme dryness. All of these factors can cause problems for your pond if you don’t take the right action. Hot […]

Summer Guide – Keeping an Eye on Oxygen

The Summertime is arguably the most rewarding season for Koi pond owners.  Sunny weather and warm climates offer better opportunities to enjoy your pond and witness the true beauty of the Koi. With these benefits come a few potentially harmful side effects of the heat. Ensure a healthy ecosystem for your Koi! By performing regular […]