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  1. Lisak1 replied to the thread koi toilet aerator column broke.

    Every time I suggest holding my husband under water, he gets a nervous look on his face. haha!

    Jun 20, 2018 at 3:39 AM
  2. Lisak1 replied to the thread My goldfish pond.

    I see those rocks on pallets and start to salivate... I LOVE ROCK SHOPPING!

    Jun 20, 2018 at 3:37 AM
  3. Lisak1 replied to the thread Female koi after spawning.

    You have 11 koi in a preform? Oh, boy... start digging. With that many fish you need 4000 gallons, or more.

    Jun 20, 2018 at 3:17 AM
  4. Lisak1 replied to the thread We have a 3 y.o. pond with waterfall....

    Welcome!

    Jun 20, 2018 at 2:51 AM
  5. Lisak1 replied to the thread Deep cleaning pond?.

    Welcome @Backyard koi ! You've gotten the answer you were looking for (I hope!) but I just wanted to say welcome to the GPF and we hope...

    Jun 20, 2018 at 2:48 AM
  6. Lisak1 replied to the thread Ok plant folk.

    How many gallons? That's still an awfully big swing in a few hours time. Almost 30 degrees?

    Jun 20, 2018 at 2:46 AM
  7. Lisak1 replied to the thread In Western Washington, what are my fish options?.

    Koi and goldfish are the favorites for a reason - they are hardy, colorful, and friendly. I'd stick to the tried and true if it were me....

    Jun 20, 2018 at 12:26 AM
  8. Lisak1 liked addy1's post in the thread Need help with water clarity - not sure what to use....

    how big of pond and how many fish? What kind of fish? How often do you feed? I don't use any chemicals, filter with plants feed...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 9:47 PM
  9. Lisak1 liked HomerJay's post in the thread Need help with water clarity - not sure what to use....

    That's a whole lot of fish for 700 gallons. You are probably just going to have more problems as they grow. What kind of filter, and how...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 9:47 PM
  10. Lisak1 replied to the thread Anyone hired a crew to dig their pond?.

    We did. Hired a local hardscape company - they also installed our pacer patio. My husband had to direct them as they weren’t experienced...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 6:12 PM
  11. Lisak1 liked MitchM's post in the thread Rocks on bottom of pond or not?.

    It's always nice to see a successful long term pond. Very nice, @CliffandJoann .(y)

    Jun 18, 2018 at 6:08 PM
  12. Lisak1 replied to the thread Algae growing faster than plants.

    Here's a link to another forum which discusses the use of Algae Fix in a pond:...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 2:11 PM
  13. Lisak1 replied to the thread Ok guys I need help.

    I seems to take forever and then BOOM! There's a saying about perennials: the first year they sleep, the second year they creep and the...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 1:26 PM
  14. Lisak1 replied to the thread Blackwater Creek Koi Farms.

    Like @RobAmy I've never bought fish from them (or any online source actually) but they are highly respected and seem to get good reviews...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 1:21 PM
  15. Lisak1 replied to the thread sissys pond.

    That is sad @sissy . Family can be the best thing ever... or the worst. I think we just have to take the good and leave the bad. My...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 1:16 PM