Pond Filter

How Can I Prevent A Pond From Freezing?

Wildlife

An iced over pond will have a detrimental effect on animal and plant pond life, although fish and amphibians will survive under a frozen surface for some time, ice traps gases escaping from decaying material and prevents oxygen from entering the water.

Author: Dan Everton

Written by Dan Everton.
Published on Wednesday, 22nd of August, 2018.

GardenSite Visits Oase Living Water In Germany

Hozelock

Oase is a company that is passionate about water, with a huge range of products that will soon include a brand new indoor aquarium range. That's why I recently went over to Germany with my colleague Andrew Hall to visit their headquarters.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Tuesday, 16th of February, 2016.

How To Choose A Pond Filter

Fish Tanks

All ponds need a filtration system to keep the water clean, clear and healthy. As Dan Everton points out, stocking levels of fish are much higher in a garden pond than in the wild and, without a filter, impurities accumulate to create a toxic environment.

Author: Dan Everton

Written by Dan Everton.
Published on Wednesday, 26th of August, 2015.

How To Keep Your Garden Pond Healthy

Pond Maintenance

Dan Everton explains that keeping a pond healthy requires a combination of nature and technology right from the planning stage.

Author: Dan Everton

Written by Dan Everton.
Published on Wednesday, 19th of August, 2015.

Garden Pond Filters FAQ

Bioforce

David Coton has put together this FAQ feature on garden pond filters to address some of the questions asked by people new to pond and fish keeping, and hopefully, make it easier for others to make their choices.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Tuesday, 4th of March, 2014.

How To Create an Oriental, Chinese, Japanese Garden

Pond Maintenance

If you want to create a Chinese or Japanese styled garden, David Coton has plenty of ideas and inspiration for ornaments, structures and plants that will provide a wonderful oriental feel.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Thursday, 7th of April, 2016.

Review of the Hozelock Bioforce Revolution Pond Filter

Pond Construction

This is Andy Hobson's review of the Hozelock Bioforce Revolution pond pressure filter which has been designed to make life much easier for pond keepers.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Wednesday, 17th of October, 2012.