Category: Water supply in the garden

Dig Earth and Build Pool

Dig Earth and Build Pool

Around one To build pool with oval basins 8 meters x 4 meters x 1.50 meters, at least 50m³ of earth must be excavated. Do it yourself or hire a craftsman? Around a pool with oval basin in size 8 meters x 4 To build meters x 1.50 meters, 50 m³ earth must be excavated (50,000 liters), even a little more, because you still need a little space for further work.

EU standard secures pools: DIN-EN standard for the garden pool

EU standard secures pools: DIN-EN standard for the garden pool

Since 2016, a garden pool has been built in accordance with the European safety standard DIN EN 16582 so that bathing fun can be enjoyed in a relaxed manner. Everywhere there are uniform safety standards that are defined according to uniform European regulations. DIN standards ensure safety, wherever there may be security risks.

Frosty Garden: Keeping Birdbath Free of Ice

Frosty Garden: Keeping Birdbath Free of Ice

In winter, wild birds enjoy feed and fresh water. But how does one manage to keep the birdbath free of ice during the winter? If winter temperatures are above zero, it is not a big problem for wild birds to find water to drink. But even in late autumn and into March, nights and even days can be frosty, then the food and water for wild birds in the wild is very sparse.

Garden Fountain: Drilling Well is Profitable

Garden Fountain: Drilling Well is Profitable

You have groundwater under your property and no garden well yet? Do not allow the water to flow unused. Hire a specialist who can drill your own well with a professional device. With a garden fountain, you can save considerable costs in terms of domestic water consumption and canal fees. On top of that, a garden fountain is practical - it spares long distances to the house.

Garden pond in Bielefeld made fresh

Garden pond in Bielefeld made fresh

A garden pond is a beautiful sight, but also in need of care. From time to time a fundamental renovation is necessary. The garden pond was to be renovated for Heinrich M. from Bielefeld. The necessary precautions had already been taken: the water was pumped out and the sludge removed. The company KM-Folien, Wilfried Mairose Westerstede took over from there and brought the pond to a shiny shape.

Garden Ponds - Plant and Construction

Garden Ponds - Plant and Construction

Water has always been a popular element in garden design. A project that can be realized in almost any garden with a manageable effort is a garden pond. Size & Location The size and shape of the water surface should harmonize with the respective property. Although it is easier to achieve an ecological balance in a larger garden pond than in a smaller one; however, the installation of larger ponds often requires professional help.

Dispose of the garden pond - this is how it works step by step

Dispose of the garden pond - this is how it works step by step

Problems with garden pond disposal are removal of contents and water. Therefore, proceed in a specific order. 1. Removing living things from the garden pond If you are tired of pond care and you want to dispose of your garden pond, you must first catch the fish - if you still have goldfish or other creatures.

Grass Carp in the Pond - The Five Most Important Tips for Keeping

Grass Carp in the Pond - The Five Most Important Tips for Keeping

Keeping grass carp in the pond is not difficult. They only need a bit more space than other fish that are in the garden pond. There must be enough space in the pond for the grass carp Grass carp reach a length of up to 120 centimeters. Their weight is up to 40 kilograms. They are stately fish that have a certain amount of space.

Remove Green Algae - Checklist

Remove Green Algae - Checklist

Green algae are not threatening, but they can become a nuisance and affect the water quality. It is easy to remove them by hand. Removing green algae from aquariums It is not uncommon for green algae, such as filamentous algae and floating algae, to be found in aquariums. Although not considered threatening, they should not be underestimated.

Is the marsh cap slug useful?

Is the marsh cap slug useful?

Pond owners are unjustly afraid of damaging the marsh cap slug: The Animals are even more useful than other water snails. Snails are mostly useful Among the snails that live on land, only nudibranchs cause damage to plants. All other species are useful because they kill dead material. Among the water snails, some round-shaped snails, such as the post-horn snail, are attacked by an acute lack of food in living plants.