Sparkling Koi Ponds are Within Your Reach - Learn How to Build Yours Today
Sparkling koi ponds are one of nature's most beautiful treats.
Sitting in the oasis of your backyard pond in the early evening, sipping a glass of wine, and enjoying the relaxing sound of water running over your backyard waterfalls.
You close your eyes for a minute and just listen to the water. This soothing place that you have created helps take away the stress of your busy life just for a few minutes. You are relaxed and happy.
You open your eyes and glance out over your sparkling garden koi ponds, and see the beautiful lush greenery and pond plants that make up the world of your koi fish. You watch the koi swimming in your garden ponds. They are many different colors and are so beautiful. In just a few minutes, it will be feeding time, and you look forward to having your koi eat out of your hand. This is by far the best part of your long day.
Imagination becomes reality
The scene above is very possible when you have the information you need to build and maintain your very own backyard garden pond. Backyard fish ponds are one of the most rewarding investments you can make to your outdoor landscape.
This site is dedicated to providing you with the information and the resources you need to realize your dream of building a pond. It is not hard and it does not have to be expensive. Many of the things we will share with you are easy to do.
We will cover things like:
➢ The pond ecosystem
➢ How to build a pond
➢ How to build a waterfall
➢ How to build your own pond filter
➢ How to control pond algae - otherwise known as the dreaded pond scum
➢ The difference between good algae and bad algae
➢ Pond pumps and pond filters
➢ Pond waterfalls and pond aeration
➢ Pond fish and pond plants
➢ Pond supplies
Ask your questions or share your tips
We will share the answers with everyone so that you benefit from the collective wisdom of other people who love their ponds and their koi fish.
When you finish building your pond
Share your pictures and ideas with us and we will share them with other pond lovers.
Do it yourself or not
This site will be focused mostly on the do-it-yourself pond builder, but resources are also provided for those who prefer to pay someone else to build a backyard pond. Even if you pay someone else to build a garden pond, the information here will help you keep your pond sparkling clear so you can fully enjoy the backyard pond experience.
Koi ponds are special
Koi ponds are one of nature's most beautiful treats. Koi are both friendly and hardy fish. There are special things to know about koi fish ponds that may not be applicable to other garden landscape ponds. Continue through the pages of this site to learn everything you will need to know for a successful koi garden pond.
We can help
If you have any questions about how to build a sparkling backyard garden pond or pond waterfall, submit them here. We will answer your questions on the site so that they will help others like you achieve their dream of a sparkling backyard garden koi pond.
- What's new in Sparkling Backyard Garden Koi Ponds
- Check here for the latest information needed to build and maintain your sparkling backyard garden koi pond.
- Building a Koi Pond
- Building a koi pond requires careful planning before you ever start digging. Check out these pond building tips before you start.
- How to build a bottom drain on your pond
- How to build a bottom drain for your pond is easy with this information from Greg Bickal.
- Pond Kits
- Pond kits are a good way for the do-it-yourself pond builder to get everything needed to build a pond.
- Pond Liners
- Flexible rubber pond liners are generally easier for the do-it-yourself pond builder when building a pond.
- Pond Pumps
- Your pond pumps can be compared to the heart in the human body. Selecting the right pond pump is critical to maintaining a healthy sparkling pond.
- Pond Filters
- If your pond pump is the heart of your pond, your pond filters are like the lungs, filtering the impurities out. Getting pond filtration right is critical to maintaining a healthy sparkling pond.
- Pond Aeration
- Koi pond aeration is the most important thing you can add to ensure the health of your pond. Aeration for koi ponds puts oxygen back into the water. Your fish need lots of oxygen to thrive.
- Pond Fountain Pumps
- Pond Fountain pumps are used to create spectacular fountains that also serve to aerate your pond.
- Backyard Waterfalls
- There is little that compares with sitting outside by your pond and listening to the sound of rushing water coming from your backyard waterfalls.
- Pond Plants
- Pond plants are a natural addition for a healthy pond. There are several categories of plants that you could add to your pond.
- Pond Algae
- Pond Algae may seem unsightly in your pond, but some forms of algae in fish ponds are actually beneficial and a sign of good pond health.
- Pond Fish
- Creating a koi fish pond can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life. Deciding on the types of pond fish you will keep in your backyard pond while you are designing it is a good idea.
- Koi Pond Care
- Koi Pond Care starts with a few basic activities that when done regularly will guarantee a sparkling backyard garden koi pond.
- Winterizing your Pond
- Winterizing your pond is easy with these handy tips.
- Sparkling Koi Pond Store Testimonials
- Pond store customers have sent us testimonials that we want to share.
- Pond Review - Angel Vega
- Pond review from customer of sparkling koi ponds.
- Checkout the Facebook Community for Sparkling Koi Ponds.
- Koi Pond Clubs and Water Garden Societies
- Links and information about koi pond clubs and water garden societies. Learn from these other pond enthusiasts.
- Pond Forum - Koi and Backyard Garden Pond Advice
- This pond forum contains a wealth of information for all koi pond and garden pond lovers.
- Pond Contractors that can build your koi pond or water garden
- Pond contractors can build your koi pond or water garden. Don't want to do it yourself? Try these guys.
- About Me
- Learn more about me and why I love sparkling backyard garden koi ponds.
- Disclaimer and Website Agreement for Sparkling Backyard Garden Koi Ponds
- Site Map for Sparkling Backyard Garden Koi Ponds
- Site Map for Sparkling Backyard Garden Koi Ponds. Can't Find What you were looking for? Try here.
- Build a Koi Pond Free E-Book Offer
- Learn how to build a koi pond. Sign up here to receive your free copy of our 30 page ebook.