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XStream Aquatics
09-01-2008, 07:47 PM
here's the latest install. Note the fish cave in the last pic. We build this in most of are ponds.

XStream Aquatics
09-01-2008, 07:53 PM
There are 4-12" koi, 5-6" koi and 2-4" shubunkins all in the cave at the time of the pic. This feature was installed in July 08. And yes the pond is going thru its first algae bloom. Algae will be gone in a week after treatments.

csl
09-01-2008, 09:31 PM
do you do all your own koy pond designs? we have a local company that designs them for us, but it is so hard to get the homeowners to keep up on the maintenance. we always try to persuade them to not use fish because we always end up hearing about something dying.

XStream Aquatics
09-01-2008, 10:58 PM
I design my own. That's the fun part and of course it always changes somewhat while we are digging. Man I hate having to try and build something someone else has designed. Most of the time the don't have a clue on water features. Note I said most of the time, I know there are a few of you out there that can. I love to draw and paint wall murals so designing a feature and watching the customers reactions when I turn it on is like my canvas I quess. As far as the maint. offer the customer a monthly/yearly contract. We have several contracted customers and every Jan. they resign so this way I keep money flowing in the dead season.

TXNSLighting
09-02-2008, 12:22 AM
Aw...Solar lights...anyways Looks awesome! I cant wait to try one of these out myself. Should be offering them next year.

XStream Aquatics
09-02-2008, 12:39 AM
Solar lights are homeowners doing. I quess with all the lights throughout the water feature he's tried to simplify.

XStream Aquatics
09-02-2008, 12:40 AM
I can tell you're into lighting. I hadn't even noticed them.

koiman
09-02-2008, 01:28 AM
Hey larry.................wuz up boss?

koiman
09-02-2008, 01:29 AM
Left u a pm:waving:

koiman
09-02-2008, 01:32 AM
You going to be at this years Infotanza? am trying to put it togather to go this year. Am finishing a few projects and just got to finish up about 6 more bids............. and then I think am set through winter just to start over in 09.

XStream Aquatics
09-02-2008, 08:00 AM
I hope to go to infotanza depends on a couple jobs we have in the works.