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indoor pond

Discussion in 'Water Features' started by khanna, Jun 1, 2004.

  1. khanna

    khanna LawnSite Member
    Messages: 8

    Has anyone put a pond with a little waterfall in a sceened in porch. I wanted to add one in mine. My porch will be around 17 by 20. I figured to add something that could hold 4-5 kio's. Let me know if this is possible.
  2. Grassmechanic

    Grassmechanic LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,697

    I've done indoor water gardens before. The biggest thing to consider is if the floor can support the added wieght of the pond, landscaping, water, etc.
  3. khanna

    khanna LawnSite Member
    Messages: 8

    I havn't build the porch yet. I'll keep that in mind. How many gallons would be good for 4-5 kio's. How would you design one.
  4. RjCjR

    RjCjR LawnSite Member
    Messages: 50

    you keep saying kio's
    are you meaning kilo's - as is weight? or koi - as in fish?
  5. khanna

    khanna LawnSite Member
    Messages: 8

    sorry, I mean fish. Just spelled it wrong
  6. Phishook

    Phishook LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,143

    Don't design your porch and pond around 4-5 koi. Start with your porch and pond, then add the fish.

    But 2' deep for the fish and 10x10 would be nice.

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