Leaks. Ugh. One of a pond owners worst nightmares. At Amen Corner Ponds we get many calls to help people find their leaks. So we have developed a easy system to locate them.
Now don’t get me wrong, not every pond has leaks. But if the right steps are not taken during construction and proper maintenance is not done, you will most likely see a leak at some point.
But with our simple 3 Step Leak Detection Guide, you will be able to find them a lot quicker and with much less headache.
Step #1: Once you have determined your pond is leaking, the next part is to find what part of your pond is leaking. So step one is to fill your pond to the proper water level and let it run like normal for 24hrs. (unless your water is draining in less than 24hrs.) and see if it loses water and how fast. If it loses water go on to step #2. If the water stayed, you most likely were experiencing high levels of evaporation.
Step #2: The next step is to fill the pond up to the proper water level and