Just as a person’s heart circulates blood throughout the body, a pond has a pump to move water through fountains and falls, offering beneficial aeration for plants and pond animals. Selecting the proper pump can ensure adequate water flow and a healthy pond ecosystem. Look here for several things to consider when buying a pond pump.
There are a few ways to determine the right amount of water flow. It’s common for new pond builders to underestimate how much they want flowing over a waterfall. For instance, 1000 gallons per hour may seem like a lot, but it’s not that much when spread over a three-foot-wide waterfall. One of the first things builders should consider is the width and desired flow for a waterfall.
Once the builder knows their desired level of water flow, it’s time to choose a pump size. Performance varies depending on how …