There are many maintenance tasks that you face at your home during each season of the year. One of the chores that is coming up soon that you might not be looking forward to is spring pond clean-out. The good news is that there are professionals who are experienced with this and there are compelling reasons to employ them other than it’s a task you don’t care to do yourself.
A professional is best equipped to deal with such issues as spring algae blooms that result when there are too many nutrients in the pond and not enough beneficial bacteria. By creating a fresh, new ecosystem that will begin balanced, your pond will be off to a healthy start for the warm months ahead. Another reason to put spring pond clean-out into the hands of a professional is that they have experience with timing it properly. Ideally, it should be done before the fish become more active as this will make the spring pond clean-out less stressful for them. A professional has expertise with safeguarding any fish that you have in the pond.
Finally, a professional will be able to best ascertain whether your pond even needs spring pond clean-out. Not all ponds require it to be done every year and they can best advise you regarding the most efficient schedule for you, factoring in the type and size of pond you have, as well as other considerations.
At Just Pondering, we offer spring pond clean-out services throughout the Raleigh, North Carolina area. This is also a great time to consider any upgrades or expansions you might want and make plans to get them taken care of. Contact us today with any questions you might have.