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Keeping Koi in Your Outdoor Pond

The ponds are alive with plants like water lilies or water lettuce and animals such as fish, frogs, dragonflies, turtles … Fish are beautiful and useful as they eat larvae that mosquitoes lay in the water.  Koi is perhaps the most popular pond fish. It is a variety of the Asian common carp, Cyprinus Carpio….

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Keeping Koi in Your Pond

The ponds are alive with plants like water lilies or water lettuce and animals such as fish, frogs, dragonflies, turtles … Fish are beautiful and useful as they eat larvae that mosquitoes lay in the water.  Koi is perhaps the most popular pond fish. It is a variety of the Asian common carp, Cyprinus Carpio….

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How to Maintain Clear Water in Backyard Ponds

Backyard ponds are often a source of relaxation and escape right outside your home; they can be small oases that are soothing to listen to and wonderful to look at, especially during the warmer months when flowers bloom and animals thrive. However, the heat also brings a very common problem found in outdoor ponds: the…

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6 Steps to Maintaining an Outdoor Pond

An outdoor pond can be a beautiful addition to any garden, and can truly be something to admire and enjoy during the warmer seasons when it is covered in colorful plants and fish thrive in their environment. However, when the cold temperatures of fall and winter begin to set in, a few measures need to…

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Summer Pond Maintenance

The long days and warm nights of summer give you ample time to enjoy your pond more than ever. However the warm weather also brings new challenges to maintaining your pondscape. Below are a few suggestions to help keep your pond area and pond life thriving through the summer months… 1. Aeration As the weather…

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Taking Care Of Your Pond

When it comes to home improvement, there is nothing too ‘out of the box’. Some people benefit greatly from doing small things, like hiring a landscaping company or putting in a new floor. Other people go for something more drastic and visible, like adding a new room, floor, or replacing certain parts. There are a…

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Maintenance For A Beautiful Pond

If you have a pond in your home, you know of the relaxing qualities it can offer whenever you walk by an open door or window and hear the sounds of nature. Ponds and waterscapes make great additions to any home – this part, we know. However, a lot of people often fall back on…

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Pond Professionals

Ponds and waterscapes give your home a little something extra – there’s no debating on that. They can be downright stunning, and the right models can either make a home peaceful, or a joyous example of nature. You could go for a trickling waterfall that soothes your nerves, or a slightly larger pond that draws…

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Improving Your Home With Waterscapes

If you recently decided to install a pond in your home, you know the tranquil beauty that it can give your property. Being able to look outside and see a small pool of water with small wildlife around it can be great for your mind, as well as your home’s value. People love having some…

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Calming Ponds & Landscapes

Homeowners love adding little improvements to their home in order to help boost property value and then be able to make a profit from it if they ever decide to sell. This is true for most homeowners. Even those that don’t ever want to sell their home are often looking for ways to raise the…

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Why Hire Someone To Install Your Pond?

There are all kinds of projects out there that you can take on to help boost your property value. Some people like to re-do the roof, paint the home, and sometimes even add new rooms or stories to a property. Sometimes, homeowners decide to go in a different direction and they end up installing something…

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Home Value & A Calming Improvement

Every homeowner’s goal is to boost their property value. Some people do this as a way to better themselves and add value to their biggest asset, whereas some people do this in order to raise the resale value and make a profit on the property if they ever need to sell it. There are many…

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