The Most Effective Way to Treat Dog Urine Lawn Burn

  Dogs are one of the many special things that make a house more homely. Loyal and friendly in nature, how can anyone forget that they’re man’s best friend? These furry friends, however, can often leave a trail of their toilet trips where it’s least welcomed. Dog owners think they’ve finally hit the jackpot when…

A Guide to Natural Ponds

  Ponds come in various different forms and serve different purposes by the nature of how they exist. In the most basic form, they are simply a body of still, fresh water and their purpose is dependent on what can be found within them. Generally, most people are most familiar with garden ponds but even…

The Underestimated Danger of Pond Nitrates

There’s a lot of information online about nitrates and their effect on pond chemistry and fish. We feel the information currently available gives a general underestimation of the potential danger excessive amounts of nitrates can cause. Not only for aquatic life such as fish, but also the health and quality of the pond water overall….

Why Slug Pellets are Dangerous for Children, Pets and Wild Life

What are slug pellets and what are they made of? Slug pellets are small, rounded and compressed mass containing substances that are poisonous to slugs and snails, often placed around growing plants to prevent them from being damaged. Generally, there are two main types of slug poison ingredients that can be used in slug pellets….

An Essential Guide to Pond UV Lights

What are UV filters? Eco-systems such as ponds require continuous care and maintenance of water to ensure that aquatic life (whether it’s animals or plants) are healthy and able to live in an environment where they can thrive. UV ‘filters’ are ultra violet light systems that have been used for years in ponds and aquariums in…

The Ultimate Guide to Blanket Weed

What is Blanket Weed? There are over 20,000 species of algae with a given name and Blanket Weed is just one of them. Of Blanket Weed, there are two types that can be identified although there are various other names people may use to refer to them. The Two Main Types of Blanket Weed One…