If you are planning to make pond for your home, consider some tips below before start the project. When plan the pond, make sure that your soil is stable enough to support a pond and choose a site with a good amount of sunlight if you plan on having fish in it. Determine the depth; plants or animal in the pond will determine pond’s depth so it is important to make sure there is enough depth for the plant and animal. Buy a pond kit which will include the entire component needed to start the pond for beginner.
Choose a liner, the thicker the liner the better; use carpet padding which is thick and contours nicely, underneath the liner to protect against pebbles. Keep the water oxygenated by adding a waterfall or fountain. By circulating the water, you can keep algae at bay and prevent mosquitoes from laying their eggs. Now take a look at our best 31 DIY pond project for your own home below.