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Ponds Aren’t Just for Fish Anymore

Posted by Bill Hoffman on Mar 16th 2021

Ponds Aren’t Just for Fish Anymore

Ever consider what your water garden can be used for besides homing your favorite pond fish? Let’s take a look at the versatility of your back yard oasis.What is a pool but a hole in the ground cap …

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De-bunking Some Water Garden & Pond Myths

Posted by Bill Hoffman on Mar 3rd 2021

De-bunking Some Water Garden & Pond Myths

With all the stresses in society these days, who wants to add more maintenance and responsibilities to their daily chore list? We have heard from many people who love the idea of having a water fea …

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Winter is for the Birds

Posted by Bill Hoffman on Feb 10th 2021

Winter is for the Birds

We are not the only ones out there longingly awaiting signs of spring and warmer weather. But at least we don’t have to forage for our food under a foot of snow - or take a bath in a frozen puddle. …

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HELP! This Pond was Here When I Moved In..

Posted by Bill Hoffman on Jul 21st 2020

HELP! This Pond was Here When I Moved In..

Every so often a customer will come in or call us saying; “We recently bought a new house BUT it came with a backyard pond.. The problem is I have no clue what to do with it, can you help?!” The an …

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What Fish can Live in a Garden Pond?

Posted by Bill Hoffman on May 26th 2020

What Fish can Live in a Garden Pond?

We, of course, want you to have the best ponding experience possible. When you build an outdoor pond with fish in mind, you are creating a home for your new pets. Use this guide to help you in choo …

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The 4 Main Types of Water Plants for your Pond

Posted by Bill Hoffman on May 12th 2020

The 4 Main Types of Water Plants for your Pond

Types of Plants for Your Pond: Pond plants are a hearty food source to bugs, critters and fish in and around the pond, but they also play an essential role in your pond’s filtration. They are the be …

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This is a Test…The Chemistry of your Pond Water

Posted by Bill Hoffman on Apr 29th 2020

This is a Test…The Chemistry of your Pond Water

“Testing your Pond Water Could Save a Life” Monitoring the water quality in your koi pond and performing regular tests of the pond water can give insight into what is going on inside the pond …

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