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Category: Pond Cleaning

Pond Algae – The Good, Bad, and Ugly

The word “algae” is often used as a catch-all term to describe many nuisance aquatic plants. However, that’s doing this diverse species a considerable disservice. While there are many nuisance species of algae out there, there are also some very good ones from which aquatic life in your pond cannot exist without them. Algae play a vital role in the health and longevity of any natural or man-made body of water—no matter if it’s an

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How to Keep Pond Fish Alive in the Wintertime

American Underwater Services works on ponds and lakes nationwide. Many HOAs and golf course have beautiful ponds to enhance their appearance and in many cases those ponds have fish. HOA and golf course managers understand the added value these fish ponds bring to the property and each winter they get concerned about how to make sure their fish survive. As experts in pond cleaning, here is American Underwater Services’ advice. Winter can be a tough

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Why Does Your Pond Need Plants?

Anthony Di Iulio and his team at American Underwater Services often work on golf course and HOA ponds. They frequently get asked about pond maintenance and cleaning. Recently they were asked why ponds needs plants. Here is their response. A pond without plants is nothing more than a hole in the ground that’s filled with water. While water is an attractive feature, it’s best supplemented with plants of various types. They’ll not only help improve

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How do We Turn Our HOA Pond into a Fishpond?

Anthony Di Iulio and his team at American Underwater Services often work on HOA ponds and other neighborhood bodies of water. They have recently been asked if they can turn a regular local pond into a fishpond. Here’s their suggestion: A local pond in the community adds tremendous value to the lives of residents. It offers a great view, acts as an emergency stormwater retention device, and increases the value of nearby homes. HOA managers

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5 Pro-Active Golf Course Pond Management Tips

Anthony Di Iulio and his team at American Underwater Services are experts in golf course pond cleaning and pond dredging. They often get asked how to keep golf course ponds clean and clear. Here are his 5 golf course pond management tips: If you’re a golf course superintendent, managing the ponds and lakes can seem like a royal pain, especially with all the other responsibilities that you have. Water features can often feel like a

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How to Clean Murky Pond Water

Anthony Di Iulio and American Underwater Services are experts in pond cleaning and pond dredging. They often get asked how to clean murky or dirty pond water. Here is their advice. Have you ever noticed that your pond has crystal-clear water in the wintertime and a murky, pea-green color in the summertime? This is due to the various natural processes that cause water to turn murky or clear. In the summertime, frogs, turtles, and even

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