Proper Care for Koi and Common Myths

Proper Care for Koi Koi keeping often develops into an obsession for the pond and fish owner. Most people name their fish and consider them honorary members of the family. To create a healthy, stable environment for finned friends, a clear perspective of koi and their prope

Value-Added Resources for Aquascape Contractors

Online Version of Pond Builder's Bible You may have visited Aquascape’s website a time or two, but do you know how many resources are available to help you with your business? From pond construction to managing finances to marketing your business; you’ll find almost everything you

Pond Fish Anatomy 101

Koi with labeled fins The purpose of this article is to make you aware of anatomy that does actually matter.

Builder Tips: Importance of Pond Ledges

Excavating Plant Shelves in an Aquascape Pond Whether you're installing a small residential water garden, or a larger one for a commercial project, be sure to include ledges along the perimeter during the excavation process. If someone were to accidentally or purposefully walk into the ponds, you wan

The Most Effective Way to Filter Pond Water

Aquascape Ecosystem Illustration One of the common misconceptions consumers have today about pond ownership is that maintenance is tedious and time consuming. This simply isn’t true when proper steps are taken to create an Aquascape ecosystem pond.

How Many Fish Can You Add to a Pond?

How Many Fish Can You Add to a Pond? We all have that customer who loves fish and collects them to the point of overcrowding their pond. While fish certainly bring joy to any pond, they can also bring headaches to water quality if your customer goes overboard when stocking fish.

Small Ponds, Big Profits

Small Backyard Pond with Fish and Plants Small ponds are not only affordable for most people, but they're easy to manage from a construction vantage, and can provide great profits for you.

Pond Plants: An Easy Reference Guide

Pond Plants in a Backyard Water Garden Pond plants like water lilies, cattails, pickerel weed, and water lettuce are a necessary part of your customers’ pond ecosystems. It's important for you to know the different types of aquatic plants available and the critical role they play in the

Quick Guide to Koi Varieties

Many pond owners choose to have a water garden in their backyard simply to enjoy the hobby of keeping fish. Koi are the most popular pond fish and come in a variety of classifications. Koi are also grouped by domestic or import. To help you identify...

Oxygen in Your Pond

Oxygen in Your Pond Oxygen is one of, if not the most vital element on the face of this Earth. Read any science journal you can find or even look it up on the Internet. You're not going to find anyone that will dispute that fact. The truth is that oxygen is vital to many dif

FAQs About Fish

Koi in a Water Garden The question of fish always comes up in the water gardening conversation with current and potential customers. As a matter of fact, there are several questions that almost always come up. That’s why we call ‘em “frequently asked question

Why You Need an Annual Marketing Calendar

2017 Marketing Calendar Whether you host a local pond tour, advertise in your local newspaper, post on social media … all of these promotional ideas should be added to your marketing calendar. Simply stated, a marketing calendar is a document that maps out the dates when
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