DIY Pond – waterfall – filter build step by step for less than $400

1 Dec

http://www.youtube.com/v/ZNL72qFc_ew?fs=1

This is a step by step how to build a backyard above ground pond for less than 0 guide. It only took me a couple of days to build, it was really easy. I’ve made a list of materials you will need if you want to build your pond the same way i did. Good Luck! Materials needed: Found almost everything at Lowes and Homedepot. 12 – 3x4x8 landscape timbers (.29 ea) 4 – 18″ angle iron (.00 for 5′) 1 – Pond liner 10×13 (.95) 6 – 1x6x6 Fence boards (.19 ea) 18 – 8×16 landscape pavers ($ .89 ea) 17 – Decorative pavers (.17 ea) 1 – Pond pump (.95) Filter media – Bio media – activated carbon (.00 altogether at pet store) 1 – Plastic planter box (.95) 2′ of 3/4″ pvc plus a couple connectors (- altogether) and about 7′ of 1/2″ tubing (.00)
Video Rating: 5 / 5

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15 Responses to “DIY Pond – waterfall – filter build step by step for less than $400”

  1. bennystropical December 1, 2010 at 8:09 pm #

    Looks fantastic!
    very good job

  2. DaveRmk4 December 1, 2010 at 8:20 pm #

    @d7reprezent
    350 gph pond pump from lowes

  3. DaveRmk4 December 1, 2010 at 8:24 pm #

    @mrb3n
    highway run by journey

  4. d7reprezent December 1, 2010 at 8:50 pm #

    what kind of pump do you have?

  5. DaveRmk4 December 1, 2010 at 9:21 pm #

    @imkisses69
    nope, they’re all treated landscape timbers…they should hold up for a while. years.

  6. imkisses69 December 1, 2010 at 9:48 pm #

    did the wood rott?

  7. mrb3n December 1, 2010 at 9:55 pm #

    Looks fantastic! Can I also ask what the second song playing on this is? Thankyou.

  8. 10kpondguy December 1, 2010 at 10:21 pm #

    very cool idea. nice pond

  9. DaveRmk4 December 1, 2010 at 11:15 pm #

    @chengaun
    they are rock bass…i also have a couple little trout in there now too.

  10. chengaun December 1, 2010 at 11:55 pm #

    @DaveRmk4 ur welcome. =)……….What fish are those btw??

  11. DaveRmk4 December 2, 2010 at 12:06 am #

    @chengaun
    i appreciate that! thank you.

  12. DaveRmk4 December 2, 2010 at 12:36 am #

    @baplagito
    Thanks!

  13. chengaun December 2, 2010 at 1:17 am #

    Great! Beautiful!!

  14. baplagito December 2, 2010 at 1:56 am #

    wow very nyc buddy šŸ™‚

  15. FishingThePNW December 2, 2010 at 2:36 am #

    damn son, looks good chief

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