Koi pond sparks war between neighbours

Serene and beautiful, koi are symbols of peace, tranquillity, good fortune and prosperity. But not always! The fish sparked a war between neighbours in Birmingham recently. The ongoing battle was far from peaceful and ended up costing taxpayers £25,000!

Koi pond sparks war between neighbours
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Koi Pond Filtration

When you have settled on the position and size of your Koi pond, the next step is to ensure that you have a system that provides excellent filtration. It is essential that your pond provides a healthy environment for your stock and filtration is key; get this wrong and you may find yourself in deep water (not literally).

Waste removal

Your stock of Koi Carp will produce large amounts of waste. Basically your pond is Continue reading “Koi Pond Filtration”

Biological Pond Filters – Top Tips

Your Koi’s health will be largely dependent on the efficiency of your pond’s filtration system. Your biological filter utilises bacteria to break down the harmful ammonia in the water and converts it into benign Nitrate.

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Which Pond Pump?

A pump is a crucial addition to ponds large and small and to any water feature. A pump brings life to your pond or feature, plays an important role in maintaining a healthy environment and creates that wonderful sound of flowing water that so many of us enjoy. Pumps circulate and aerate the water and drive water to the filtration system. So we know for sure that you need Continue reading “Which Pond Pump?”