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Category Archive for 'Pond Supplies'

Pond Liners

You have sited your pond, calculated measurements and dug a hole. Now comes the hard part, what type of liner do you use? There are many types of liners available varying in materials, color and of course price. As with many things in life, it is a good idea to get the best quality for […]

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pH Defined

The pH level in your pond is important, everybody knows that. But what is pH exactly? According to the (Webster’s New Collegiate) dictionary, pH is the negative logarithm of the effective hydrogen-ion concentration or hydrogen-ion activity, in gram equivalents per liter, used in expressing both acidity and alkalinity on a scale whose values run from […]

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Chlorine and Chloramines

Chlorine, a gas, will dissipate with water circulation and exposure to the air within one or two days. Chloramines, on the other hand, take much longer to break down. Both are harmful to fish and will kill the nitrifying bacteria in the pond. They both also have the potential to burn or kill aquatic plants. […]

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UV Sterilizers

Keeping algae under control in ponds is a constant struggle for many water gardeners and it’s no secret that there are many methods to tackling algae; some that work better than others. Of course there are algaecides available but unless you know how many gallons you have in your pond and use the product correctly […]

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There is a lot to have to deal with when it comes to a water garden, but you will find that when it comes to algae it can be difficult. You will want to keep in mind that when it comes to your water garden, you will want to keep your plant life going well. […]

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