Backyard Pond Cost Per Year – Maintenance & Cleaning Costs Breakdown
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Backyard Pond Cost Per Year – Maintenance & Cleaning Costs Breakdown

All too often, people put a lot of time and effort into building their dream backyard pond without considering the cost that goes into maintaining it every year. So what does a backyard pond cost per year? The average cost for maintaining a backyard pond is roughly $2,500 per year. This cost figure comes from…

How Long Do Koi Fish Live? The Impact Of Environment, Nutrition & Lifestyle
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How Long Do Koi Fish Live? The Impact Of Environment, Nutrition & Lifestyle

Koi fish are an amazing species and a favorite of pond owners around the world. One of the key selling points for Koi is their incredible lifespan. In general, koi fish can live an average of 15-20 years assuming all their nutritional and environmental needs have been met. Well looked after koi have been known…

What To Put In Your Backyard Pond
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What To Put In Your Backyard Pond

When you build a backyard or garden pond, you’re building an entire ecosystem that will become the home to countless organisms. In order for it to all come together, you need to supplies and materials for the job. When building a backyard pond, you should plan to put in pond liner, rocks, soil, pumps, filters,…

Will Koi Grow In A Small Pond? Yes, If You Take Care Of These 4 Things.
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Will Koi Grow In A Small Pond? Yes, If You Take Care Of These 4 Things.

Koi fish are some of the most popular fish for small ponds around the world. They’re beautiful to look at and fascinating to observe swimming around your backyard or garden pond. But many people wonder if they’ll stay that way or grow too large and need to be removed. A small pond will not affect…

5 Best Pond Vacuums for Small Ponds: Effective & Affordable!
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5 Best Pond Vacuums for Small Ponds: Effective & Affordable!

Sludge – even the word is gross, and it’s gross when it accumulates at the bottom of your backyard pond. It’s why it’s so important to clean your pond regularly, with the right vacuum for its size – and for your budget and time constraints. Smaller, cheaper and hose-operated vacuums are best for small ponds,…