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    Aeration infuses oxygen into the pond. Adding pond water aeration is not only beneficial for your fish who need oxygen to survive but will also improve the overall health of your pond's ecosystem. Below are the top five reasons you should consider adding aeration into your pond and the importance of…
    …up with an algae bloom in the summer make sure to use a product that is appropriate to the size of your pond and watch for additives that can be harmful to fish and snails. Always have vigorous aeration running when using any type of algae killer. Check out our articles on Water Garden Algae Control
    …x 30' size of underlayment to pair with your liner. When installing simply cut it in half and you are good to go.Check it Out If you are a more visual learner check out the article and video Pond Building 101. You will get great tips for installing your liner underlayment and other pond equipment.
    …not think that your current filter meets the current needs of your pond it is time to consider looking into a new unit. For tips please see our article: I want to upgrade my filtration system. What are my options? * Aeration – Fish need oxygen but a waterfall or fountain may not be enough to…
    …is needed for your project. Use the article Calculate Liner Size to help with your equations. * Pump: A pump needs to be strong enough to move the water without being too powerful that it splashes everywhere. Not sure how to choose your pump? Check out this article so you will know the head pressure…
    …acceptable pH and nitrate levels in the pond. Many potential health issues can be avoided by simply maintaining a clean and healthy pond. See our article on Understanding the Nitrogen Cycle for additional tips if your pond is brand new. Inspect Before You Select It is easy to get attached to that…
    …sludge can build to be inches or thicker and become a great home for leeches. To find out more about how muck is formed please click here for our article What is Muck. The good news is that muck accumulation is reversible. You can get rid of muck with a one-two punch of beneficial bacteria and…
    …Spheres. The spheres with their PVC-pipe barbs provide a safe spawning habitat and a refuge for young fish. For additional details check out our article about fish stocking. While food sources are usually abundant many pond owners will supplement with fish food . This is a great source of protein…
    …the diffusers. With all the benefits that an aeration system can provide you pond will become a balanced ecosystem that will make any fish happy. For tips on how to select the correctly sized aeration kit please check out our article How to Choose an Aeration Kit or give us a call at 866-766-3435.
    …environment for plants and fish to thrive. Creating and maintaining this ecosystem is easy once you have a good understanding of the basics. In this article we will discuss the nitrogen cycle and why it is important to all aquatic life in a pond.Nitrogen Cycle 101 The nitrogen cycle in a Koi pond is…
    …physical and behavioral changes. If the fish appear to have white spots lesions or abrasions identify the problem using our Common Fish Diseases article and treat accordingly. After you have identified any disease and begun treatment take some time to reevaluate your pond routine. Did something…
    …keep a pocket of warm water for your fish at the bottom of the pond. Got questions on how to know which kit is right for your pond? Check out our article How to Choose an Aeration Kit. If you have an aeration kit pieces and parts do need to be maintained so if you've been using your aeration system…