Category : Swimming Pools & Water Fountains & Ponds : Home & Garden

How to Build a Pond Levee

Swimming Pools
A levee pond is especially suitable for flat or almost-flat land. A levee pond is only partially excavated with soil that is removed to form the basin area. The excavation builds up the sides of the pond so the water level is higher than the original ground level. An external pumped water source, su

Swimming Pool Fence Height

Swimming Pools
The height of the pool fence depends on your local ordinances. However, most ordinances will agree with the Consumer Product Safety Commission as to the height of the fence or if a fence is needed. The minimum height is 48 inches, but the type of fence and gate requirements are just as important as

How to Find a Pool Liner Leak

Swimming Pools
Having your own swimming pool can make every summer special. However, a pool also must be maintained properly. If it seems like your pool liner might be leaking, be sure it's really a leak and not just evaporation. Set up a bucket next to your pool and fill it with water. Mark the amount of water th