How to Build a Mini Garden Pond from a Container in 6 Steps

Whether you don’t have the time, space or resources to create a full-blown pond area in your garden, we might have the solution for you. At Pond Planet, we understand better than anyone the desire to bring a little more nature and peace into your home and life with a relaxing nature pond. This is why we are committed to ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to bring this dream to life if they so wish. So, if you have found yourself contemplating a pond in your outdoor space but... Read More

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Building a Pond on a Budget

Find yourself a vessel that is able to securely hold water, and you’re already halfway to creating an amazing personalised pond. There’s plenty of cheap methods you can use to achieve this, and a whole host of spectacular ponds that can be built on a shoestring budget. Our team at Pond Planet have compiled some easy-to-digest information on designing and building your own patch of paradise. Space The first thing to consider is how much space you have to play with. It’s important that a pond complements your outdoor space... Read More



People are drawn to water.  From the tranquil trickle of a home garden waterfall to the playful ripples on the surface of a fish pond, water promotes relaxation and ambience and is a fantastic way to enhance the appearance of your garden. However, these are not the only reasons people decorate their backyards with ornamental fountains, ponds and birdbaths. Increased home value is, too.  The addition of a pond or water fountain can increase your home’s value by £2,000 or more, so it is no surprise that more and more... Read More


What You Need to Know: Solar Water Features

Water features are a fantastic addition to both indoor and outdoor spaces. The therapeutic effect of water on your senses is well-documented, and if your water feature is situated outside or in a pond, it’s a great attraction for wildlife too. Here at Pond Planet, we’ve compiled a handy guide on everything from picking to placing your brand new solar water feature. How Does a Solar Water Feature Work? In the case of most solar water features, the solar panel will ordinarily be connected straight to the water pump. When... Read More