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FORREST3320 10-16-2012 06:48 PM

Pond build
 
Just wanted to share my pond build. I think i did the pond caculator it said it was 430 gallons.

One day I woke up and said I want a pond so phone call later my buddy and I had a hole in the ground. I lost my pictures of when i first built the pond so the pictures are me redoing it to hide the linner better. It has brought me much enjoyment so feel free to ask any ? . The plants in it all were grown from lowes kits excpet the grass i got from a friend. It has a fishmate filtration with built in U.V.

Taking a break
http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/pi...ictureid=12693

Liner in and fill time (we wait and pull and tug )
http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/pi...ictureid=12694

first layer of rocks down (the fill and wait some more )
http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/pi...ictureid=12695

Right when it was done, moved fish and what little plants i had over
http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/pi...ictureid=12696

This year at its best so far
http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/pi...ictureid=12667
ok ok i might of slacked little this year with mulch

And the pump went out so i replaced it and dug the hoses up and didnt put them back at the time

In.a.Box 10-16-2012 06:52 PM

Pond in the front yard... Nice I'm thinking about doing one in the front yard also.
What's the price for those black sheeting?

FORREST3320 10-16-2012 10:02 PM

A little prices it varys depends on where you get it and how thick.

FIT BMX 10-17-2012 12:25 AM

That is a great looking pond!

If your looking for a cheep pond liner billboard tarps work great, that's what I am going to use on my next pond.:)http://www.billboardtarps.com/


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