When Should I Shut off My Pond Filter for Winter?

Answer Pond filters are not needed throughout the winter months, but ponds containing fish must have their dissolved oxygen levels maintained to prevent fish death. The danger with running a pond filter a... Read More »

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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 to Prepare a Garden Pond for Winter?

Garden ponds enhance the beauty of any landscape by adding a water element containing different varieties of plants and flowers, and sometimes fish. In order to maintain the beauty and health of yo... Read More »

When would you shut off outside water before winter?

You would shut off water in the last few weeks of autumn before the first frosts of winter to prevent a frozen pipe.

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 »