Water levels in your pond will naturally drop due to evaporation, especially in the summertime. It can be a slow process if you live somewhere cooler, with high humidity, or it can be quick in a place with high heat and little humidity. In southern Arizona, you can lose up to 5 inches of water in 7 days, compared to the East Coast where 2 inches would typically be considered normal. Knowing your climate, and what amount of water loss is normal, helps determine if the water loss is due to evaporation or a leak. Read More
Building a pond is a great experience. You take the time to create a relaxing ambiance for you, your guests and your surrounding environment. As a result of their peaceful nature, ponds have become increasingly popular throughout the years. People have decided to build a pond from the ground up, or down, to create the oasis they have always dreamed of. If you are looking to integrate one in your backyard, the work may seem intimidating. However, there are a lot of resources, like this website, that assist you in your pond building journey. To start, here are some of the three most common questions novice pond enthusiasts ask before putting the shovel in the dirt.