What kind of filter do I need for my pond?

Answer Ponds are beautiful, tranquil landscaping water features that add a new dimension to gardens, yards and landscapes. A pond filtration system prevents stagnation and foul-smelling water, deters alga... Read More »

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What kind of charcoal is used in a pond cleaning filter?

Some biological pond filters contain millions of microorganisms that help clean the water. An additional layer of charcoal, sand or gravel helps filter more impurities. Use activated charcoal in th... Read More »

What size pond filter do I need for a 1,200 gallon pond?

Once upon a time, finding a filter for an outdoor pond was simple; you divided the volume of the pond by half to find the size of pump needed to power a canister filter. Today, a 1,200 gallon pond ... Read More »

How Do I Filter a Fish Pond?

A fish pond can be a relaxing and beautiful landscaping element, but if you don't keep it filtered and clean, it can transform into an odorous, bacteria-laden swamp. Filtration assists in the clean... Read More »

At What Temperature Should You Start a Pond Filter?

Pond owners typically turn off their pumps and filters through the winter to prevent pump burnout through icing. The time to start your filters in the spring depends largely on whether or not you h... Read More »