There are many ways in which you can improve your garden. One of the best ways is to install a fountain or pond. If you already have taken the plunge and are getting one of these installed then you will need accessories to go along with it. Buying fountain and pond accessories can be hassle-free when you know what to look out for.
A fountain or pond is a fantastic addition to any garden. However, fountain and pond accessories are a necessity if you want to have one that functions properly. The installation of the pond or fountain will take some time and in order to maintain it properly you will need to have the correct accessories. One of the most important accessories is in fact the pump. The pumps have been designed to make sure that the water flow throughout the fountain or pond is constant. This helps to keep the debris to a minimum and also keeps the water healthy. Many pumps have now been designed with the environment in mind, and offer energy saving technology to help keep the costs down. Unfortunately, the pump does tend to need to be on all day, which does use a lot of energy which is why it is a good idea to buy a pump that is eco-friendly.
Keeping your pond or fountain clean is important if you want to keep the PH balance normal and your fish alive. One of the best accessories on the market to help you achieve this is the pond vacuum. The vacuum can remover string algae, silt deposit and decaying leaves easily. It is not a permanent fixture in the pond, like a Kreepy would be in the pool. Instead, it is similar to a normal vacuum you would use in your home. All you have to do is plug it in and clean the pond or fountain. If you do have fish in your pond you will need to remove them before vacuuming. You will need to find out the best way to remove the fish that you have safely before going ahead. If you do not do your research you could end up killing your fish by mistake.
One of the other accessories that is a must have in your water feature is lighting. If you have gone to the extent of putting in a water feature of any description it is best to show if off to its full potential. This can be achieved with using beautiful lighting. There are a number of different styles and colours to choose from. Most of the lights also use LED light bulbs which helps to decrease the amount of energy your water feature will use.
Getting the most out of your water feature
Getting the most out of your water feature is simple when you have all of the best equipment by your side. This is where we come in, here at Pool Spa & Filtration we can provide you with everything you could possibly need. For more information visit our website www.poolspa.co.za.