Category: Water supply in the garden

Aphids on Water Lilies - Tackling Tips

Aphids on Water Lilies - Tackling Tips

Annoying when there are suddenly aphids on decorative water lilies. What are causes, symptoms and how to control the pests? In addition to water lily leaf beetles and lily sprayers, aphids are common pests of the aquatic plant. The flowering pond plants mainly affect the lily paddling louse (Rhopalosiphum nymphaea).

Fountain Ramming - Tips and Tricks

Fountain Ramming - Tips and Tricks

Basic knowledge of well construction The ramming well is not just about the presence of groundwater, but also about the accessibility of a productive waterway with a ram. Therefore, it is absolutely necessary to inform yourself about the depth in which water is expected. If there is no well of known depth nearby, the lower water authority can provide information about the groundwater level.

Well water protects the household

Well water protects the household

Groundwater wells can be a goldmine. But where is the hole really worthwhile? And how can the water be used? Flowers, vegetables, meadows and trees: Anyone who owns a large garden without a well can sing a song about expensive tap water. Especially in hot summers irrigation with drinking water often burdens the household budget with several hundred euros.

Choosing the Right Pool

Choosing the Right Pool

Your pool in your own garden can take on different shapes and sizes. The numerous pool variations make it not always easy for one to choose the suitable pool. What to look for when buying a pool? No matter if large brick pool or smaller steel wall basin, basically the dream of the pool should be yours be adapted to individual needs.

The Garden - A Place to Feel Good

The Garden - A Place to Feel Good

They have almost made it: The new house is occupied, the renovation work is completed and the garden no longer looks like a construction site. But that's not enough, because in order to allow relaxation in the garden, too the garden furniture are carefully selected. Because, honestly, if the only seat is a rickety camping chair, the garden can still be so beautiful, real relaxation so not possible.

The outdoor swimming pool season is open - in its own swimming pond

The outdoor swimming pool season is open - in its own swimming pond

The refreshing alternative to the traditional swimming pool is its own swimming pond. It offers natural bathing fun and is a real gem in your own garden. But watch out! Each community has its own regulations. Swimming ponds over 100 square meters may need a permit from the responsible municipal office.

Cleaning a Garden Pond

Cleaning a Garden Pond

A beautifully landscaped pond is an asset to any garden and creates a special atmosphere. To maintain the water quality, the pond needs continuous care. This applies to both bathing and fish ponds. Humans and fish need clean, oxygen-rich water. However, dirt such as leaves, pollen and dust are constantly entering.

Showers in the garden - Refreshment in the open air

Showers in the garden - Refreshment in the open air

An outdoor shower in the garden offers many benefits in summer. It is not only a refreshment, but also a playground and a contribution to pool hygiene. Advantages of garden showers A simple shower device in the garden offers the opportunity to refresh oneself while gardening. For children, there is nothing better than romping under a shower.

Building a Biotope - Tips for the Small Oasis

Building a Biotope - Tips for the Small Oasis

A versatile garden almost calls for a biotope. The construction of a natural pond is not difficult at all. A biotope is a very special piece of nature With a biotope, life comes into the garden design. Different plants change daily, buzzing and fluttering creatures come to visit, maybe even fish swim in the water and give quacking frogs a concert.

Drilling Your Own Well - Step by Step

Drilling Your Own Well - Step by Step

Drilling a decorative well in your own garden is very convenient. However, well construction requires careful planning. 1. Carefully planning your own well Before the landlord can drill his own well, he must first clarify two things: First, where on the property and at what depth is the groundwater. The garden owner can determine where water is present through test drilling.