My first new pond

Discussion in 'Water Features' started by Ducke, Jul 12, 2008.

  1. Ducke

    Ducke LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 353

    Just some pics of a pond My Wife and I made today.
    Nothing to fancy The rocks are recycled from a friends old raised flowerbeds.
    The beach gravel from a number sign I did last year in the front yard.
    The pond liner is an old preformed liner someone was trashing at the curb one garbage day.
    The pump I bought on sale two years ago for my Wifes Birthday.
    So total cost in cost of project $25.00 for on sale pump .
    Spending a warm sunny day with my darling wife doing what I like to do PRICELESS.:)



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  2. JimLewis

    JimLewis LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,842

    That's kinda cute. For what you spent, that's probably about the best you could hope for.

    You could probably make something 300% better if you used a real liner, underlayment, better pump, and nicer rock.

    But that ain't bad. Nice first water feature. Given your budget, it's even more impressive.
     
  3. JTHutch

    JTHutch LawnSite Member
    Posts: 115

    Great little pocket garden feature. Great use of recycling old materials.
     

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