Archive for October, 2013

Does anyone know the best way to keep algae from growing in my pond?

Question by GrYpHoN: Does anyone know the best way to keep algae from growing in my pond? I’ve tried using all different types of chemical algae remover, but the water usually turns green within a week! It’s a small 200 gallon store bought pond with about 40-50 goldfish in it. Best answer: Answer by dragoncreepthats […]

October 29, 2013 | 3 Comments More

what are the causes of greenish water and how do we prevent them?

Question by T. K. V.: what are the causes of greenish water and how do we prevent them? I have a mini fish pond but the water keeps getting green. i keep changing the water but it comes back. what are the causes and how can i stop it? Best answer: Answer by Acorn SYou […]

October 25, 2013 | 2 Comments More

I am a landscape designer. Are there job opportunities in Singapore for people like me?

Question by Marianne: I am a landscape designer. Are there job opportunities in Singapore for people like me? I can design landscapes for residential and commercial gardens, water features (ponds, waterfalls, fountains) and hardscapes like stone wall cladding, rock gardens, pocket gardens. Best answer: Answer by AresIf you enjoy lady boys Add your own answer […]

October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments More

What is the best way to remove dirt off the bottom of a pond?

Question by Son of Harry Osbourne: What is the best way to remove dirt off the bottom of a pond? K so despite my dad’s usual response of “it’s not a swimming pool” I’d like to see the pond with less dirt collected on the bottom… Yes i know algae at least a little bit […]

October 15, 2013 | 1 Comment More

How much would building a small pond cost?

Question by Andrew: How much would building a small pond cost? Im looking into building a small but nice pond. Im thinking a pond about 15×15. Something nice where I can have native North American fish like sunfish and bass. Ive always admired native fish. Never was intrested in koi though. How would I do […]

October 11, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Q&A: can I build a garden on top of fake grass?

Question by tammara777: can I build a garden on top of fake grass? I have fake grass and concrete. Can I put one of those quick flower bed kits on top the fake grass? Or can some one recommend good container garden plants for very hot summer sun? Best answer: Answer by RiSuIt should work […]

October 8, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Q&A: I’m growing lotus plants in my garden. Will they remain in hibernation when I bring them indoors for winter?

Question by HoneyBunny: I’m growing lotus plants in my garden. Will they remain in hibernation when I bring them indoors for winter? I presently have several lotus plants growing in 20-gal. tubs of water in my backyard. Last year, I carted all eight of them into my unheated garage for the winter months here in […]

October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments More

How to prepare my koi fish pond?

Question by Christian: How to prepare my koi fish pond? Ok, im 13, my parents are buying a house that has a koi fish pond. the small pond has a fountain that sucks the water from the end of the pond and spits it out at the front of the pond. The water is pretty […]

October 1, 2013 | 1 Comment More