All Ponds require some sort of maintenance, whether it be as simple as skimming the surface for debris or a full pond clean-out. Even with regular maintenance ponds and more specifically their life support systems may need a little extra attention such as the pumps and filter being taken apart and cleaned. Here are a few questions that may help you keep your pond healthy and happy.
How often should I check the pump for debris?
If I have an external filter, such and Ultima II do I ever need to replace the media?
How often should I drain and clean out my pond?
Is changing out a portion of the water a good idea?
How often should I check my skimmer?