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UV light on but not killing algae? Find out what you can do to help make your UV work better
UV light on but not killing algae? Find out what you can do to help make your UV work better

So your UV light was working fine last year, but you notice it’s struggling to keep up this year. Is it broken? Before you send it back to the manufacturer,…

How do I winterize my skimmer?
How do I winterize my skimmer?

Contrary to what many people try to tell you, I feel most pond skimmers will winter over without a problem if water freezes inside the unit. The reason most skimmers…

How and when should I winterize my UV Sterilizer?
How and when should I winterize my UV Sterilizer?

When water temperatures start to fall below 65ºf, then it’s time to consider bringing your UV Sterilizer in for the winter. Since cold water dramatically reduces the effectiveness of your…

When should I winterize my pond?
When should I winterize my pond?

Winterizing your pond depends on all sorts of different factors like where you live, how long the water freezes over, and what kind of filters you have. For some pond…

Will a de-icer increase the temp of pond water?
Will a de-icer increase the temp of pond water?

Contrary to what some may think, pond de-icers will not increase the temperature of your pond. A de-icer’s purpose is to keep a hole in the water so that toxic…

When should I use an air pump, and how to use the air pump in your pond
When should I use an air pump, and how to use the air pump in your pond

Running an air pump year-round in your pond is an excellent idea as it will supply plenty of dissolved oxygen for your pond’s fish. Having a healthy level of oxygen…

I have a pond I want to expand. How should I care for my Koi during the remodel to insure their safety?
I have a pond I want to expand. How should I care for my Koi during the remodel to insure their safety?

If you’re planning any change to your koi pond that involves removing your fish for an extended period, it is best to provide them some housing that causes the least…

What Do You Love About Your Pond?
What Do You Love About Your Pond?

We pond owners have many reasons we value our ponds, and depending on its function, those reasons will differ. I have a small, 1/2 acre pond stocked with bluegill, large…

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Tips for Fall Shut-down by CrystalClear

As the warm summer months come to an end, our most common question is, “What do I do with my pond now?”. Winterizing your pond is an important step to…

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How to keep rocks and stones in place in a waterfall feature

I always recommend a waterfall filter for a pond as they make great biological pond filters. This type of filter is commonly referred to as a “Bio-Falls” by most pond keepers.…

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