Top Ten watergardens Articles

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Here are the top ten articles for the Water Gardens Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Building an Artificial Stream
When you want your water garden or pond to look as if it were carved into the landscape by nature, consider adding a stream or two.

2. Nine Sure Ways To Kill Your Koi
Here are the best all-around, tried-and-trued, absolutely guaranteed top nine ways to kill your koi. Or not.

3. Above Ground Water Garden Photos
In this above ground water garden by Beth and Reid, the lovely stonework blends in with the stone patio and provides a home for lilies and reeds.

4. Finalizing Your Stream and Falls
The final steps to adding a stream and falls to your water feature are pretty straight-forward. They're also pretty important, since this is the last shot you're going to get at making adjustments before D-Day.

5. Building a Stream with a Spillway
Building a stream with a spillway requires a little planning before you actually begin the excavation. Here are a few tips to help you get started.

6. Choosing the Best Filter for Your Pond
From all the different filters available, which should you choose? You might do best combining several different filter types.

7. Using Chemical Filtration in Your Pond
Chemical filtration is a great way to keep your pond clean of harmful chemicals--IF you use it properly.

8. Adding a Pump to Your Water Garden
Adding a pump to your water garden will provide you with clearer, cleaner water more suitable to raising goldfish, koi, and other pond creatures.

9. Using a Biofilter for a Cleaner Pond
Setting up a biofilter is a quick, inexpensive, and efficient means of protecting your fish from ammonia poisoning--if you do it right.

10. Using an Ultraviolet Filter
An ultraviolet filter can clear up that cloudy green water and keep your fish healthy with a minimum of fuss.



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