Backyard Blog

Dreamy Pondside Parties

Your pond can be both a decoration and a source of entertainment during a summer party. The warm weather lets you get outdoors, soak up the vitamin D, and enjoy...

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Why are My Pond Fish Dying?

Every pond owner's worst nightmare is walking out to their pond and seeing dead fish. Your fish can be seemingly healthy one day and then dead the next, leaving you...

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Why is My Pond Green?

Ponds can become green seemingly overnight and without any obvious cause. Discover why your pond is green, what it means, and how you can treat and prevent green pond water.

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The Best Tropical Plants for Around Your Pond

The right landscaping plants not only enhance the visual appeal of your water feature, but also play a vital role in maintaining a healthy ecosystem for your pond's residents. You...

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How to Add Aquatic Plants to Your Pond

Aquatic plants help absorb nutrients in the water that feed algae blooms and cause other water quality issues. How do you add aquatic plants to your pond?

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5 Things No One Tells You About Building a Pond

Thinking of adding a pond to your backyard? Ponds enhance your outdoor space, helping you to connect with nature. The sounds of running water are calming and can even attract...

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What accessories are best for my pond?

No matter your style or needs, there's a pond accessory out there to make your water garden truly unique. Discover what pond accessory fits your style.

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Why is My Pond Cloudy?

Cloudy pond got you down? Dive into the why, preventatives, and solutions to transform your murky pond into a crystal-clear paradise. Cloudy water can be a sign of excess nutrients and poor water quality,...

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What to Do About Snakes Around Your Pond

Ponds are a natural attraction for snakes, as they provide a source of water and food. While they may be scary to some, snakes are an important part of the...

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