A raccoon-foiling, ripple-like grate rests over a pond, leaving room for horsetail to emerge, while goldfish swim beneath.

After scouring antique and junk stores we settled for this unique garden pond. We used a pump system purchased from a local garden center, filled it with water and a few dime store gold fish, and have enjoyed it for many years. The fish are shared with a local school, where they winter indoors and then return in the summer for an outdoor vacation.

People often use landscaping and flower gardens to beautify their yard. Why not try a small garden pond or a large garden pond? See how beautiful and different it can make your yard appear.  It can certainly add to your properties value. Things to think about: Do you want a large or small Garden …