How do you build a small 6' x 8' outdoor pond that has a liner?
go bother with aquascapes.com kits, the cheapest and the worst looking for the price. If you need help with the amount of stone you need to order i can help has will. I have been building these ponds for 8 years.
My neighbor has a large pond made with a swimming pool liner and has had no problems ,but his liner is one of the older liners and is really heavy duty .They don't seem to make them as heavy duty anymore .I guess they don't want them to last .The newer ones are much lighter so people can put in the pools themselves .
If the pond does not hold water naturally then you will be unable to keep water in it without some kind of waterproofing. There are clays available that can be sprayed onto the sides and base of the pond. These clays can also be mixed into the water which will penetrate the sides and base provided the ponds edges are suitable and capable of retaining the clay. (I guess that is just another form of…
Now I am no expert, I have just had one of my fish jump out and I did some investigating on here. It seems that high Ammonia levels can be to blame... or low oxygen levels. I suppose they are trying to escape it. I am going to check my levels right away. I have a very small pond and I never knew I had to check my ammonia levels.