Does a Pond Pump need to run Continuously?

A question that gets asked a lot from people building their very first garden pond to the more experienced pond keeper is, do I need to run my pond pump all the time. The answer is down to the type of pond you have, if it’s an ornamental pond with no fish or a wildlife … Read more

13 Common Mistakes when Building and Maintaining a Garden Pond

There are a lot of people who would love to build a pond in their garden but many fail because they make some basic mistakes. In this article we are going to go through the 13 most common mistakes that people make when building their garden pond and maintaining it after its built. 1. Choosing … Read more

What Types of Fish can you keep Outdoors in a Garden pond

A well-designed pond makes an impressive addition to any garden but lets be honest it’s the fish that bring it to life. Choosing the right fish to add to your pond is not as simple as dumping some in and hoping for the best, there are a few things you need to consider. The size … Read more

Where is the Best Location to Place a Submersible Pond Pump

Choosing the best position to put a submersible pond pump needs a bit of consideration if you don’t want to have problems further down the line. All the water in your pond needs to be pumped through your filtration system to keep the water clean and clear, so placing your submersible pond pump is not … Read more

5 Benefits of using an Air Pump to Aerate your Garden Pond.

Using a pond air pump or as they are sometimes called a pond aerator has many benefits when used in your garden pond. Here are 5 reasons why you should use one. The aeration of your garden pond is part of the four elements that you need to have a happy balanced ecosystem and crystal … Read more

How Many Fish can you Keep in a Garden Pond

The question of how many fish can be kept in a garden pond comes up a lot, unfortunately it’s a hard for us to give a solid answer too, mainly because there are so many variables to take into account, read on to find out more. Let us start by saying it’s a great question … Read more