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Franklin Landscape & Garden
(317) 738-4600
699 S Morton St
Franklin, IN
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Groundcovers, Landscape Contractors, Landscaping Services, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Trees

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L & J Greenhouses
(317) 422-9329
081 N Road 400 W
Bargersville, IN

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Gary Greenhouse Inc
(317) 786-0917
4706 Bluff Rd
Indianapolis, IN
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Annuals, Bulbs, Chemicals, Crop Protection, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Greenhouse Growers, Groundcovers, Horticulture Companies, Mulch, Perennials, Pest Control Supplies, Plants, Roses, Seeds, Shrubs, Trees

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Crossroads Greenhouse
(317) 247-1259
2559 Kentucky Ave
Indianapolis, IN

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All Do Lawn Care
(317) 359-9223
6211 Terrace Ave
Indianapolis, IN

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Crowder Hardwoods
(317) 431-3120
1250 East 600 North
Whiteland, IN

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Vine Street Gardens
(317) 392-0070
40 N. Vine Street
Shelbyville, IN
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Annuals, Cactus / Succulent, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Greenhouse Growers, Perennials, Plants, Seed, Shrubs, Wildflower Seed

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Brehob Nursery Inc
(317) 783-3233
4316 Bluff Rd
Indianapolis, IN

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Greendell Mulch And Mix
(317) 996-2826
749 W State Road 42
Mooresville, IN
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Annuals

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Cit E Scapes
(317) 624-9344
1218 S Meridian St
Indianapolis, IN

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Home Remodeling Tip: Garden Ponds

Building Your Personal
Garden Pond

home remodeling articles and tips

topic: ponds, water fountains
by Mary B

Dip into the World of Garden Ponds

A garden pond adds visual interest, beauty, and a lush aesthetic to your landscaping that is hard to achieve otherwise. With the right tools and preparation, you can install a water pond in a few days and immediately begin adding colorful fish, rocks, and aquatic plants to beautify your garden.

First Steps

  • Check local building codes. Obtain a permit if one is required.
  • Contact local utilities to locate underground lines for gas, water, and other possible hazards.
  • Establish the size and location of your garden pond. Consider tree roots, falling leaves, and  sunlight for aquatic plants. Avoid the highest and lowest points in the yard. Consider whether you want a waterfall.
  • Determine how to provide power to the pond's water pump.

What You Need

Two key items are need for installing a garden pond: a pond liner and filtration system. Pond liners come in a many shapes and sizes. But most are made of EPDM (Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer). This low-cost, non-toxic material has a long lifespan and is resistant to cold weather.

Pond kits are available that include everything you need, plus extras such as a skimmer, lighting, and a waterfall addition. Do-it-yourselfers can easily find step-by-step installation instructions on the Internet and in home improvement books.

How t...

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