The sound of water in the garden, warm, but bright colors water lilies and hyacinths, a flicker of brilliant backs of the fish among the greenery – all this guarantees a lot of pleasure from the hours spent at the pond.
Having made the decision to create a garden pond, you need to pay attention to some components that will help in creating a cosy corner.
The first thing that you need to pay attention, this is the cover of the pond. You can use concrete, flexible waterproof coating, the finished semi-rigid structures, the latter made of fiberglass or polyvinyl chloride, are famous for their strength, available in different sizes and shapes. Just wanted to draw Your attention to stations for mechanical water purification. all the details about which You can read by clicking on the link.
Flexible waterproof covering made of polyethylene of varying thickness. Some of them have the UV protection that prolongs material lifespan. The advantage of this coating is that you can create a pond of any shape and size. Continue reading
A common element of landscape design – an artificial pond that can be the envy of your neighbors, if you run a fish in it. To achieve the desired effect of improvement of exterior, the main thing is not to choose the wrong breed of fish. For example, the carp spend a lot of time on the bottom of the pond, where they feed, so will not be visible.
Very popular in country ponds goldfish is one of the ornamental varieties of carp. Quiet and peaceful multi-colored goldfish almost perfect pond. However, shallow (less than 50cm) the pond in the summer is unacceptable for this species, and in winter, the fish need to move into the house in an aquarium up to 200 litres. Bright back decorative carp koi: black, brindle, red, Golden, black, or yellow, are clearly visible from the shore, is bound to attract the attention of your guests. These Chinese-Japanese bred fish to artificial ponds. They are well used to humans and come to get food from his hands. Very greedy and like to dig the bottom of the pond, so the water may be cloudy. The pond need a depth of at least 2m, and they winter in warm areas. Continue reading
For breeding more demanding of the oxygen content of the water species (pike perch, carp, etc.) will require a larger reservoir size. If the plot runs a small stream, it can be used in a complex with swimming pool, ensuring the construction of the reservoir production, and breed of farmed fish can vary considerably.
When breeding carp, carp farming ponds can be make smaller. The shape of the pond may be different, but more exotic and will look a pond with irregular shapes: round, oval, or curvilinear. Rectangular pool is the most suitable to the rectangular lines. The depth of the pond it is better to do one level because of uneven-age fish require different temperature water regime. Therefore, the differences in depth can be from 1.5-2 m in the center of the reservoir up to half a meter and less closer to the shore and along the edges. Better the bottom to hold sloped, beach — concrete steps with a width of 30-40 cm and 20-30 cm depth of Such stair drops will need for growing plants in shallow containers, and for easy access to the water. Therefore, they should not hold the entire perimeter, but only in the place where the most convenient approach to the water mirror. If in the winter the fish are fully fished, in the water equip wintering well. Continue reading