• How to Choose a Fountain

    How to Choose a Fountain

    Decorative fountains add show-stopping visuals to your pond or lake. In addition, they add the tranquil sound of falling water. When selecting the ideal fountain for your outdoor landscape, you will want to consider a few factors. Start by determining the size of your pond , and then choose the spray pattern design that is most appealing to you. Step 1) Calculate Pond Size The first step to choosing the ideal fountain is determining the size of your pond or lake. Knowing your pond's length, width, and depth will help you choose a fountain with the correct dimensions to make the most of... Read More »
  • Why Depth Matters

    Why Depth Matters

    Unless you dug your pond yourself, there is no real way of knowing the fluctuations along your pond's floor. Ponds are a 3-dimensional ecosystem, so it is important to become familiar with what is underwater. Understanding your pond's depth will help you treat your pond with products that mix within the water column, such as pond dye, and will help you determine which aeration system for your pond is the best fit. How to Measure Depth Measuring pond depth is not difficult, but you will need a few tools to get the job done. Gather a tape measure, some string or chain, a... Read More »