How to keep Predators Away from Koi Ponds

There’s long been a cultural history of fish as predators. Popularized by the movie Jaws in the 1970s, we have a fear of big teeth and that fin just out of the water. But decorative koi are not sharks and they can easily find themselves prey to other animals lurking in your neighborhood. So how [...]

By |2018-06-08T23:17:56+00:00June 5th, 2018|Categories: Fish & Koi Ponds|

5 Ways to Make a Sprinkler System more Efficient

The drought in southern California is no joke. We know that all of our neighbors and customers are serious when it comes to ensuring that water conservation is a top priority. Even as we check off the calendar pages through this 2018 winter into spring, we can see that the LA area is still hovering [...]

By |2019-03-09T00:00:10+00:00February 21st, 2018|Categories: Irrigation|

5 Pond Plants Koi Won’t Eat

Koi are beautiful, there’s no debating that, but maintaining a koi pond certainly holds its challenges. Having a koi pond in your yard not only increases the value on your home but also adds a quiet, meditative space outdoors. To provide a good environment for your koi and an easy to maintain pond, you may [...]

By |2019-02-22T20:09:52+00:00February 16th, 2018|Categories: Fish & Koi Ponds|

How to Create Fire Resistant Landscaping Without Sacrificing Your Yard

Landscaping is what transforms a house into a home. It’s an important part of decorating your home, but should not be limited to just planting trees, flower beds, or shrubs. Landscaping should also incorporate plants that will help protect your home from natural disasters, like fires – especially if you live in an area that’s [...]

By |2018-11-09T22:15:36+00:00February 6th, 2018|Categories: Landscaping|