Blogs

It’s Spring – What’s happening to my Pond?

Tips 2022 Algae What causes it: The sunshine and warm ...
User Manual for testing GFCI Outlet

Has your Pond Pump GFI stopped working?

Has your pond pump GFI stopped working? GFI outlets and ...
Understanding the basic elements of grass and soil

FALL: LAWN AERATION AND DETHATCHING

In order to produce and maintain a beautiful lawn, you ...
A pond surrounded by rocks in a private property

HOW TO PREPARE YOUR POND FOR SPRING IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

Spring is around the corner, what can you do to ...
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EASTER FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!

NATURALLY DYED EASTER EGGS Ingredients: 1 dozen eggs1 red beet1/2 ...
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ALTADENA POND REHAB: THIRD TIME IS THE CHARM

Cement Pond to Natural Pond The Call: We received a ...
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RECURRING POND PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS

Pond Issues Having a Koi pond or an aquatic plant ...
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SUMMER 2019 IS THE HOTTEST EVER, BUT WHAT DOES THAT MEAN FOR YOUR POND?

Are you seeing green cloudiness in your pond or water ...
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HIRER BEWARE! AN ARTICLE ON POND TRADE MAGAZINE

We were out on a sales call, visiting a homeowner ...
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FOAM, SMELLS, AND ANGRY FISH? WHAT IS GOING ON WITH MY POND?

A healthy pond is mostly bubble free. Bubble or foam ...
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JOIN US FOR AN AFTERNOON BY THE POND: FIVE TIPS TO HELP PREPARE YOUR POND FOR SPRING

An Afternoon by the pond; New Event and Discussion with ...
Feeding the hungry Koi Fish in the pond

IT’S SPRING, CAN I START FEEDING MY FISH AGAIN?

It’s spring, can I start feeding my fish again? They ...
Natural Algae Formation in a Pond

IT’S COLD, WHY IS THERE ALGAE IN MY POND?

Why is there algae in my pond? Many pond owners ...
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FILTER FEBRUARY IS HERE! YOUR YEARLY FILTER SERVICE AND EQUIPMENT INSPECTION

What is Filter February? Filter February, your yearly filter service, ...
Pond Care activities to prepare for Winters

IS YOUR POND READY FOR WINTER?

FALL AND WINTER POND CARE Is your pond ready for ...
Koi fish come together during feeding process

FALL AND WINTER AND FEEDING YOUR FISH

Koi fish swimming and feeding As the seasons change, don’t ...
Drip Irrigation helps water reach all plant roots

BENEFITS OF DRIP IRRIGATION

What is drip irrigation? Drip irrigation (also known as micro-irrigation ...
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JOIN US THIS SATURDAY JULY 7TH FOR AN AFTERNOON BY THE POND AT LINCOLN AVENUE NURSERY

We love Pasadena’s Lincoln Avenue Nursery and they have generously ...
A pond hit with a heavy organic load

YOUR POND – WHAT TO EXPECT WITH THE WARM WEATHER

What to expect with the warm weather: Three things to ...
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POND PLANTS: BENEFITS AND CHOOSING THE RIGHT ONES

Plants are essential in any pond, for more than just ...
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BEAUTIFUL BEGINNER POND PLANTS: THE WATER HYACINTH

Eichhornia crassipes, Commonly known as common water hyacinth, is an ...
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WATER GARDEN EXPO POND BUILD

Pondliner is a nation-wide distributor of pond products and every ...
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ARE YOU EXPERIENCING WATER LOSS ON YOUR POND?

Are you experiencing water loss on your pond? Backyard ponds ...
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IT’S TIME! SPRING CLEAN OUTS!

Spring is just around the corner and it’s time to ...
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THE NITROGEN CYCLE: UNDERSTANDING THE PROCESS OF A HEALTHY POND

So-Cal Ponds: The Nitrogen Cycle You’ve got a new pond, ...
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MULCHING IN FALL AND WINTER

In the fall, we may spread a layer of conditioning ...
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STOP WEST NILE IN YOUR BACKYARD

So-Cal Ponds Inc. wants to inform you of what we ...
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IT’S TIME TO THINK ABOUT FALL POND CARE

Fall Pond Care Fall and Winter are most people’s favorite ...
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SPRING POND CLEAN-OUT EVENT AT LINCOLN AVE. NURSERY

Come talk ponds with us while we go over the ...
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FILTER FEBRUARY AND YOUR POND

What is Filter February? Filter February is the month we ...
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POND INSPECTION

Pond Inspection Through the end of January So-Cal ponds, Inc. ...
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THE FALL SEASON AND LAWN AERATION

In order to produce and maintain a beautiful lawn, you ...
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NEW POND CONSTRUCTION = FREE POND MAINTENANCE

Are you thinking of having a koi pond, water garden ...
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ALGAE IN YOUR POND: IS IT BAD?

So you have string algae in your pond? You may ...
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HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT SKIMMER FOR YOUR POND. BY KENT WALLACE

How to Choose the Right Skimmer for your Pond Our ...
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INTRODUCING FILTER FEBRUARY

Introduction to “Filter February” There are many parts to a ...

THE DROUGHT IS REAL

The drought is real. Do you think watering your lawn ...

WE ARE GROWING AND WE NEED YOUR HELP

So-Cal Ponds Inc. is growing and we need your help! ...

POND CLEAN OUT; NOW IS THE TIME!

Spring is here and it’s time to schedule your pond clean ...

LAWN AERATION AND EL NIÑO

In order to produce and maintain a beautiful lawn, you ...
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INTRODUCING UTOPIA

Introducing Utopia on Fox. So-Cal Ponds has been anticipating the ...

DEDICATED KOI POND REMODEL

In early March we began a dedicated koi pond remodel. ...

HOW TWENTY DOLLARS COULD SAVE YOU THOUSANDS

How could twenty dollars save you thousands, you ask? Ill ...

SEASONAL DIFFERENCES

Unfortunately, there is more to a pond than just sitting back and  enjoying, ...
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COLD WEATHER AND HUNGRY FISH?

Cold Weather and Hungry Fish? I hear all the time ...