Three Reason a Koi Pond Should Be in Your Future

Why Water Features and Xeriscape go well together

Imagine stepping into your backyard and being greeted by the beautiful dappled sunshine reflecting off your Koi pond. Ponds are a great addition to any yard. There are great reasons to add an Outdoor Water Feature to your landscape. 

  1. Serenity on Your Terms

One of the biggest advantages having a Koi pond provides, is the look and feel it brings to your Outdoor Living Area. The bright colors and graceful movements of Koi fish create a visual experience that can be enjoyed for hours. The sight and sound of water splashing over rocks or trickling from a fountain bring tranquility and relaxation. The water feature environment is soothing retreat from the stresses of everyday life.


  1. Connecting with Nature

Koi pond can be a gentle bridge between your living space and the natural world. Beside the fish, a pond can support a variety of life, from aquatic plants to beneficial insects. You can watch the delicate balance of nature up close and personal. The experience provides a greater appreciation for the outdoors.


  1. Therapy Whenever You Need It

Having a pond has been shown to have therapeutic effects on both mind and body. Alone time washed over by the sights and sounds is a prefect place to meditate and be rejuvenating. Even taking care of the pond, fish, and vegetation can be its own reward.

Where Do You Start?

American Stone offers a range of products and services to help you create and maintain your Koi pond. We want to make sure you have a seamless and enjoyable experience.


Pond Kits and Supplies

We provide everything you need in a kit for your pond. We have the essential components such as pond liners, pumps, filters, and skimmers. These kits offer convenience for the beginner to  make sure they have everything to get started. After installation, we offer a wide selection of supplies, including water treatments, fish food, and aquatic plant accessories. We always want to help you maintain a healthy thriving pond.


Building the Structure:

Whether you're starting from scratch or enhancing an existing pond, American Stone offers a variety of construction materials. The right rocks, boulders and flagstone help you create visual appeal and a structurally sound pond. Our experts can you in make informed decisions throughout the construction process. Ultimately, when you remove thirsty plant material and replace it with hardscape, drought-tolerant plants, and even water features, you are building a xeriscape environment.

If you're considering adding a Koi pond to your outdoor space and see how to incorporate that to a low maintenance landscape,  American Stone is here to help. 

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