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How Does the IonGen™ Work?

™The IonGen™ G2 electronic water clarifier for Ponds, Pondless® Waterfalls and other decorative water features drastically reduces maintenance of  string algae without the use of chemicals. Significantly decreases string algae that normally attaches to the rocks and gravel throughout the stream, waterfall, and pond. Now EPA Approved for maintenance of string algae. Not a chemical water treatment. Safe to […]

Rain Water Harvesting with the Aquascape RainXchange System

As a nation, we are focusing on preserving our environment and resources by “going green”.  Protecting and preserving our most precious resource…Water. Clean water is a necessity of all life and the easiest resource to pollute.  One of the easiest ways to help save the environment is to build a rain garden.  A typical rain […]

Container Water Gardens

It’s a small world – container water gardens are the perfect fit! What’s holding you back from digging a hole and adding a perfectly peaceful aquatic paradise to your backyard?  Is it the price? The size? The uncertainty of it all? Will you even like adding water gardening to your list of outdoor hobbies?  How […]

Understanding Lake Management

Not many years ago, the only products used for pond and lake management were chemicals like copper sulfate.   Although you get short-term results with these products, they are Reactive in nature and will not provide long-term results when used exclusively.   The problem with Reactive approach to pond management is that the longer you practice it, […]

Pondless® Waterfalls

The hottest tread in landscaping!  We have the equipment available for the do-it-yourself installer or the pro installer who wants to purchase and install a Pondless® Waterfall.   What is a Pondless waterfall? Yes it is what you think it is a waterfall with no pond and no fish.  You know not everyone wants a […]

Troubleshooting Your Aquascape Pump

Are you having trouble with your pump? The Aquascape Pro pumps   which include the SFA Pro pumps and the Tsurumi pumps carry a two year warranty. Warrantees are honored through whomever you purchased the pump from. AquaSurge Pumps carry a three year warranty and are high efficient but for average to low head elevations. But before […]

Planning: Pond Calculations

Here’s the rule of thumb for measurement of your pond. SQUARE FEET on the surface area. Rectangle length x width = Square feet of pond Circular 3.14 (1/2 diameter x 1/2 diameter) = square feet of surface NUMBER OF CUBIC FEET Rectangle average length x average width x average depth = volume in cubic feet […]