Category Archives: Pond Maintenance

Should I Skim Dead or Decaying Leaves?

When you own a pond in Tucson, AZ, there’s plenty of pond maintenance that must be done. If you’re familiar with the bacteria in your pond, you might assume the helpful bacteria will break down any organic material that happens to fall into your pond—including dead and decaying leaves. While it’s true that helpful bacteria […]

Should I Get an Aeration Device?

There’s a lot that goes into pond maintenance in Tucson, AZ. If you’re new to owning a pond, you might be wondering whether you need an aeration device. Although you don’t need one in general, if you’re going to stock your pond with fish or plants, it’s a good idea. Not only do fish need […]

Seasonal Care of Your Water Features

Each season is unique. It brings with it fresh blooms and different weather patterns. Each season also requires specific maintenance for your water features. To keep your water features in top shape, use the following guide for seasonal care of your water features in Tucson, AZ. Fall If your property (or a neighboring property) has […]

Caring for Your Water Features

Water features can add beauty and appeal to your surroundings. Of course, keeping these features attractive requires caring for your water features in Tucson, AZ. For the best results, pay careful attention to three key areas of water feature maintenance. Skimming Skimming your water feature keeps the surface clear of debris. A skimmer has three […]

How to Winterize a Garden Pond

There are some people who have small decorative ponds in their garden, and if you live in an area where there is a possibility of freezing at all over the course of the winter, it’s important for you to properly winterize the pond to avoid damaging it and killing any plant and animal life that […]