All posts by: Kaylea Shaffer

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January 19, 2023

NEW Client Portal

There have been many questions about our new Client Portal from those who have accepted their Pond Champs estimates online. The purpose of the Client Portal is to give you, our customer, the opportunity to manage your personal Pond Champs account at home. Any past and present invoices, transactions, and even making online payments are […]

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January 19, 2023

NEW Online Quoting

Here at Pond Champs, we are finally catching up with the times and are implementing new processes for this upcoming season. Drum roll…online service sign up! Most quotes have “made it out the door”, so you might have seen yours already. As usual, as long as we have your email on file, your quote will […]

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December 22, 2022

NEW Pay-in-Full Discount

For those who are returning customers, you might be thinking that our Pay-in-Full Discount is not “new”! Due to rising costs in fuel and raw materials, we had made the difficult decision to pause the discount in the 2022 season to keep the price adjustment as low as possible for all of our customers. For […]

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October 12, 2022

Give the Gift of Service

The holidays are just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than giving the gift of Pond Champs! Sometimes the challenges a pond can bring becomes too overwhelming or time consuming to keep up with, especially as the temperatures start to warm up. Help your loved one kick back, relax, enjoy their pond, […]

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September 12, 2022

Islands

Does your pond have an island? Islands add a whimsical, interesting, and inviting look to your pond. They are a fun feature to your property, but they can bring challenges to pond owners! It can be hard to access some islands. Pond weeds, and sometimes algae and other growth like sponges, love to grow around […]

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August 15, 2022

Swans & Geese

Geese can be okay in small numbers, but they can quickly turn any pond into a mess! They leave droppings everywhere, build nests near the pond or lake and become aggressive, and bring in intrusive plants and organisms – even leeches! They are not typically welcomed guests at a pond for these reasons. If you […]

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July 27, 2022

Is it live or dead growth?

A pond has everything necessary to support algae and weed growth: plenty of water, sunlight, and nutrients. Some ponds offer more sunlight and nutrients than other ponds, causing the fight against them to be difficult. Just because there is something in the pond doesn’t necessarily mean it is live growth! The best indicator of this […]

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June 16, 2022

Where Does the Muck Go?

Muck accumulation can snowball into a variety of other problems, which is why treatment is an important component to pond maintenance. When you sign up for muck service, what happens to the muck after we apply the product?   Our Muck Doctor is comprised of bacillus bacteria. Bacillus bacteria can be naturally found in pond […]

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May 24, 2022

2nd Annual Ponds & Paws Donation Drive

Pond Champs is proud to announce our second annual Ponds & Paws, a month-long donation drive to benefit Humane Fort Wayne! During the month of June, several locations will be continuously collecting donations greatly needed by our furry friends at Humane Fort Wayne. The items needed are: dry cat & dog food peanut butter paper […]

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