5 Ways To Make Your Fish Pond Unique
Many British gardens have ponds, they are very popular and can really enhance the overall look of a garden. However, as so many people have ponds it can be difficult to stand out from the crowd. You want your pond to be interesting and unique. Have you ever seen a pond that really stands out? The sky's the limit with ponds, you can be as creative as you like. If you want your pond to be interesting then here are a few tips.
1. Get unusual fish
Instead of going for the usual Koi or goldfish try and select some more unusual fish that you don’t see everyday. Opt for less well known types of fish as well as individual fish with unique colouring and patterns. People will really notice your if it has really fascinating fish in it.
2. Go for a flexible pond liner
There are a few different types of pond liner. Fixed pond liners are in a pre formed shape so there isn’t any flexibility when it comes to making it more unique. Concrete pond liners are very expensive and challenging to manage. If you want the freedom to mould your fish pond into the ideal shape then go for a flexible pond liner. This is the most popular pond liner and it’s also very cost effective.
Stock up on some interesting accessories for your pond. You can decorate the area surrounding your pond with various garden plants and ornaments. Other accessories you can get for ponds include statues, planting baskets and water features. Don’t just get your pond installed and then leave it as it is, there is so much you can do to enhance its appearance.
4. Get creative with the design
You can really get creative when it comes to pond design. Your pond shouldn’t look awkward in your garden it should blend in effortless with its surroundings. One of the ways you can do this is by making sure it is integrate with the layout of your garden. F example, some people have their pond built into their garden decking. Get creative and enlist the help of a professional to help you design a unique pond.
5. Pond plants
Some people just don’t bother with pond plants. However, they can really transform a dull pond and they also help the pond life to thrive. Fish like to hide underneath submerged plants and they help to keep the water oxygenated. You can get all different types of pond plants to add a bit of life to your pond.