The thought of building a pond may seem intimidating. Pictures usually depict DIY pond building with a lot of dirt, sweat and patience. However, we promise that building the pond you have always wanted does not take a lot prior experience. The experts at smartpond have proven that all it takes is two products, in three different options, to build a beautiful basic pond! A two product pond is a great way to introduce a first-time DIY water garden enthusiast into pond building. Read More
The world of water gardening provides many options. From small tabletop fountains to walkway pieces, you have a lot of creative freedom that will help make your water gardening dreams a reality. If you are not sure what type of fountain you may want, here are some of the most common DIY fountains in water gardening and how you can use them.
Joining the Pond Life by building your pond is an awesome decision that will bring a lot of fun and relaxation into your life! As with any big project, you may encounter a few bumps during building that may lessen your motivation to finish your project. Don’t worry though, these types of bumps in the road are ones that most, if not all, people who have built a pond have experienced. To help you avoid potential issues while building your pond, here are three of some common issues you can avoid before putting the shovel in the dirt.
With the birds singing in the morning and the flowers blooming, there is no doubt that spring is one of the most beautiful times of the year to start building water projects. It is also the best time to take advantage and add to spring’s beautiful ambiance and build a water gardening project! Our experts enjoy building in this weather, and there is no questioning why.
Building a pond is a goal that is on a lot of DIY’er lists. It takes some planning, physical work and tools, but that is just a small price for the great reward of a finished pond. In fact, you may be closer to finishing your project than you think! We asked some of our pond experts what are the four most common pond tools needed to build a pond, and the answers are probably sitting in your tool shed right now!