Ponds & Water Features

How big backyard for a pool?

How Big Does a Backyard Need to Be for a Pool?

Here, we’ll share the dimensions your yard needs to accommodate a pool and some great options for having a pool of your own in any yard. 

Do Backyard Ponds Attract Rats?

Do Backyard Ponds Attract Rats?

Rats pose a few risks to you and your pond. Keep reading to learn about these risks and how you can stop rodents from visiting your ponds.

Do Pond Plants Die in Winter?

Do Pond Plants Die in Winter? (Overwintering Pond Plant Guide)

Preparing plants for the winter will depend entirely on the type of plants in your garden. This article will look at how you can winterize all types of pond plants.

What To Do With An Unused Pond

What To Do With An Unused Pond (7 Amazing Ideas)

You can transform your pond from a useless waste of space to a beautiful landscape feature with a few ideas. Here are 7 amazing ideas of how to do it.

aquatic soil

Your Complete Guide to Aquatic Compost

If you have an aquarium or pond and you’re considering growing live plants you might want to consider aquatic soil. Let’s find out more about it.

Koi Fish eating tips

Can You Eat Koi from Your Fish Pond?

Do you have koi stocked in your fish pond? Click here to see if they could be your next dinner.

Do Seagulls Take Fish From Garden Ponds?

Do Seagulls Take Fish From Garden Ponds? Protect Your Fish From Seagulls

Yes, they are taking fish from our garden ponds. But, if we take some action, we can stop them. Here is how to protect pond fish from seagulls.

Can You Build A Pond On A Slope?

Can You Build A Pond On A Slope?

Building a pond on a slope is possible. However, you should know that it is not an easy task. Here is why you should know before you start.

Japanese Stone Lanterns History Explained

Japanese Stone Lanterns History Explained

Japanese Stone Lanterns have a super fascinating history. Find out all there is about lanterns and why they are used in gardens around the world.

garden pond

Are Sticklebacks Good for Garden Ponds or Wildlife Pond?

Sticklebacks are an excellent choice if you have just installed a small garden pond. However, they can impact the amphibian and insect population.Learn more here.

swim in a pond

Can you swim in a Koi Pond?

Yes, you can swim in a fish pond depending on the size and cleanliness of the water. Koi fish are kept for decorative purposes, mainly in small-scale ponds. However, if the pond is large enough and the water’s quality is observed, there is no harm in swimming in a Koi…

How Do Pond Plants Get Nutrients?

How Do Pond Plants Get Nutrients?

Read our quick post and find out how pond plants get nutrients. Also, you can learn what they need to survive and make your pond looks even more beautiful.

Where Do Frogs Go In the Winter?

Where Do Frogs Go In the Winter?

Frogs can’t just pack their bags and leave in the winter. Here is how frogs will adapt and survive in your backyard pond.

bamboo wind chimes

How to Clean Bamboo Wind Chimes

Click here to learn how to clean bamboo wind chimes, including washing methods, mold removal, varnishing, and other forms of maintenance.

Japanese Wind Chime Meaning Explained

Japanese Wind Chime Meaning Explained

In this article, we explain the significance and rich history behind furin – Japanese wind chimes – that go back centuries with importance related to summer.