Posts Tagged ‘water garden maintenance’

Pond Management in Northeast Ohio! Pond Wiser 330-833-FROG

Sunday, December 28th, 2014
closing down the pond for fall

Pond Wiser has been sustaining many ponds and water features throughout Northeast Ohio for the past 26 years. This experience is valuable in managing current threats to your pond and is crucial in anticipating future threats. Pond Wiser will work with you to develop a pond management program to enhance both the health and beauty of your pond. Pond management is necessary because every body of water has its own unique characteristics. Some ponds and water features may not be suitable for certain types of aquatic life depending on different factors, such as the depth of the body of water and the amount of shade covering the pond. Many ponds are susceptible to chemical runoff, so a plan may need to be devised to prevent this from happening in the [Read More…]

Water Garden Experts In Ohio! Call Pond Wiser at 330-833-FROG

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

We are the water garden experts in Ohio! If you’re thinking of adding a water garden, you should speak to us first. We are here to help. If you have an existing water garden, we can help you maintain or correct any issues you may have. With soothing sounds and distinctive plants, water gardens are varied, beautiful, and welcome additions to your yard. We at Pond Wiser have ideas to help you pick one that’s perfect for your landscape. Some water gardeners like fish in their water features, while others opt for more focus on the water-garden plants. No matter the size of your water garden there will be some maintenance items  to be considered before you start your project.  Take for example, pumps. Many times the pumps will not [Read More…]

Water Gardens in Ohio require year round service to be the best looking water garden possible!

Friday, May 16th, 2014
water garden

Having an Ohio water garden and maintaining it professionally are two completely different things. Many people start out with the great idea of beginning a water garden until they realize that like a regular (dirt-based) garden these things require some upkeep.  Both types of gardens also grow, wait for it, weeds!  These weeds can choke out the good, healthy species you have taken the time and money to plant in the first place.  Even your “good” plants in your Ohio water garden can often grow more quickly than anticipated and cause more maintenance issues.  Some plants should only be dealt with when they become dormant in the fall. Here is a “free tip” for you DIY ers. Did you know that fall is the best time of year to take [Read More…]

Winter is almost over!

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

  Can you believe winter is almost over? Vic continues his daily goose chasings. The cold doesn’t bother him. Now summer is another story. The heat doesn’t stop him running but he will try to find the shade if he is lying outside. Wearing a heavy, black fur coat doesn’t work well during the hot months.  Oh, but how easily I digress to warmer weather… Home Wiser work is underway when Mr. Pond and Vic aren’t chasing geese. Last week was seminar time. Each winter Mr. Pond tries to become “wiser” and to learn about what the EPA has changed with rulings and chemical formulations. There are usually changes every year. You know, it’s a government thing! Our yearly water garden maintenance clients are still receiving two monthly service calls. [Read More…]