Would you like to enjoy the tranquility of a water garden in your own backyard?

If you are like me you have always imagined having a water garden of your own, but thought fish ponds and waterfalls were only for people that can afford fancy landscape designers and contractors.

Water Garden After my mother in law installed a fish pond herself, I realized that building a pond is actually an achievable do it yourself project. It didn't take me long to follow in her footsteps and create my own back yard water feature, which I enjoyed for many years.

If I can do it so can you!

Creating your own water garden can be a rewarding experience that will give you long term satisfaction and relaxation. Imagine enjoying your morning coffee next you your fish pond, accompanied by the refreshing sound of a gentle waterfall.

Get the answers you need

Here you will find all the help you need to start build your own fish pond. From a simple container feature to a large fish pond with a stream and waterfall, find the design, planning and construction advice you need.

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Water Garden Design
Get help with water garden design ideas.
Pond Type
There are a number of options for choosing which pond type is right for you. Keep in mind your budget, design and skill when deciding on which pond type to use.
Water Garden Features
Choosing which water garden features to include is one of the most exciting parts of designing a backyard pond. Here are some of my favorites...
Planning a Water Garden
Before you start construction on your pond be sure to set some time aside for planning a water garden. Here are some tips for planning the perfect water garden.
Building a Water Garden
Building a water garden can be a fun and rewarding project. You can get the help you need to create your own water garden here.
Water Garden Liners
There are a variety of water garden liners for you to choose from. Selecting the right one for your landscape depends on your budget, location and skill level.
Garden Pond Design Edging
Edging is a key element in any garden pond design. Choose the right edgin for your water garden...
Water Garden Waterfall
A water garden waterfall makes a wonderfull addition to any backyard pond. You can add tranquility and noise filtering if you build a waterfall into your water garden.
Water Garden Fish
Introducing water garden fish to your new pond may be the most exciting step in creating your new fish pond.
Water Garden Plants
Water garden plants in can increase the attractiveness of your backyard pond. There are a diverse variety of plants available that can beautify your pond and help maintain its health.
Container Water Garden
A container water garden is a great choice for small spaces. They can be installed in a very short time and in a variety of styles.
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Water Garden Pump
Most ponds incorporate the use of a water garden pump for recirculating the water and powering water falls and fountains.
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