Set Up An Amazing Fishpond at Home -- You can easily have an exciting garden by adding an amazing fishpond at your home. It would be entertaining and healthy for our soul. Moreover, it would increase the value of your house. 

Of course talking about building a natural fish pond in the home is really need some work into it. You need to consider how much time and money you are willing to invest. Fishpond design plan must also adjust to the budget and energy that you provide. But to build a natural fishpond in your home, you can also do it in the easy way with low cost and low maintenances. So, let's check out for several steps to set up an amazing fishpond at home. 

1. Select the best location for your fishpond

The first step you need to do is select a suitable place for your pond. You can pick the front yard, backyard even side yard at your home. You can select the best spot that does not collect runoff water after rain. Some plants in around the fishponds indeed need a spot with direct sunlight. But, for certain fish like koi fish are better placed in a more shady area. Shady area will slow the growth of algae and prevent the water from overheating. 

2. Choose the shape and size of the fishpond

For the shape and size of the fishpond, you can adjust it to the size of the fish and available space. There are many shapes that can be used for example square, round, hexagon, and so on. For certain fish such as koi fish, the shape of the pond must be made multilevel hand have an artificial waterfall. 

3. Install a transparent roof 

This method is an alternative option only. If you don't have the best spot that does not collect runoff water after rain, you can install a transparent roof over the pond. This transparent roof will prevent rainwater from entering and flooding the pond. The addition of a transparent roof can prevent dirt from entering and polluting the pond. 

4. Pay attention to the depth and watering system of the pond. 

The best depths for golden fish and koi ponds are around from 4 feet to 21 feet deep. Four feet of water will prevent the water from overheating and excess water evaporation. Four feet of water also keep predators from eating the fish.

You also need to create a continuous flower watering system using pumps and filter to withstand the dirt. Make sure the selected pump has sufficient power with the size of the pool. Also, place the pump on one to two inches from the bottom of the pool so as not to suck up the sediment. And don't forget to install a water filter. The filter is what keep the water clear and healthy for fish. 

5. Pick suitable plants for the fishpond. 

Adding plants is a great way to make the fishpond always shade fresh, and more visually appealing. Choose organic plants instead of artificial ones. Here are is a selection of suitable plants for inspiration: water lilies, marsh marigold, fairy moss, water fern, water nut and more. 

Also provide a set to enjoy your beautiful pond. You can steam the hot pot while enjoying the freshness of the fishpond. 

6. Easy to Monitor

Still from the seating layout, also make sure the position of the pool is easily monitored from inside the house. Not only to monitor the possibility of damage, but looking at fresh fishponds from inside the house can also be a pleasant alternative to relaxation.

Hopefully those Set Up An Amazing Fish Pond at Home is useful for those of you who looking for ideas and inspiration about fish ponds. We wish you will be easier in making your dream house come true. Don't forget to share it with your relatives and family.

Author      : Yeni
Editor       : Munawaroh
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