Grass Carp: How Does It Help in Controlling Aquatic Vegetation

For pond owners, addressing aquatic vegetation is essential to overall pond health. Grass carp are an excellent option for keeping aquatic weeds and algae under control. They provide an affordable, long-lasting, and non-chemical solution to the problem of aquatic plant overgrowth. The guide below from Midsouth Ponds will help you determine whether grass carp are […]

How to Build a Pond in 10 Simple Steps

Are you looking for a way to improve the aesthetic of your property? Adding a pond in your yard may be the perfect way to achieve a new look, but how do you build a backyard pond? Let’s find out. How to Build a Pond in Your Backyard 1. Plan Your Pond Before installing a […]

Guide to Buying the Best Pond Aerator

Although swimming pools are nice to have, many modern homeowners are opting for another type of water-based source of relaxation and enjoyment. These are known as home pond installations, and they bring many of the same features that you love about lakes, rivers, or streams right to your front or back yard. At Midsouth Ponds, […]

How to Get Rid of Algae in a Pond Naturally

At Midsouth Ponds, we specialize in all aspects of pond construction and repair. Once we install your pond, we provide ongoing maintenance to make sure that it stays in a pristine state. There are some maintenance steps you can do to keep your pond clean. We can also help you learn how to get rid […]

4 Steps to Maintaining a Pond

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If you already have a pond installed, read these tips about making maintenance effortless and breezy this spring.  Spring is the perfect time to start maintenance on your pond. These 4 steps will help you check off some tasks on your spring cleaning list to help keep your pond healthy and attractive.  Check on Your […]

Installing a Goldfish Pond

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A goldfish pond can be a fun hobby and add value to your property. Consider installing a goldfish pond in your yard if you seek refuge from the world.

How to Decide What Type of Pond is Right For You

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Do you daydream about a relaxing place to unwind? No matter what size your space is, a natural pond or pond-less water feature would do wonders for your stress levels. A small pond or pond-less waterfall can quickly turn an empty space into an oasis.  Which type of water feature is right for you? Here’s […]

Where Should You Put Your Pond?

You may already be thinking about putting a pond on your property because of the many benefits it provides. Not only does a pond create a pleasant environment for animals, but it also encourages people to spend more time outdoors, too. Getting fresh air and exercise is one of the most important things you can […]

What You Need to Know About Your Pond Water

A pond can be a beautiful way to connect with nature right in your very yard. But, if a pond gets full of leaves and debris, it can look unattractive and be an eyesore. So, regular cleaning is necessary to keep your pond looking great.  It can be tedious to scrape out fallen leaves and […]

Benefits of Installing a New Backyard Pond

Backyard ponds have been around for centuries. Before modern equipment and technology was available, it was only homeowners who already had a pond on their property that got to enjoy the benefits. Nowadays, there are many options for adding water features like ponds to large and small properties alike! If you’re on the fence about […]