Aqua Scapes of CT
We are a pond store in Central Connecticut. We install and service ponds, waterfalls, and water features. We sell pond products, koi fish and aquatic plants.
2019 Flower Show Results
Best In Show, Most Outstanding Specimen, Best Use of Scale, Best Use of Cultural Perfection, and Excellence in Design (awarded by The Federated Garden Clubs of Connecticut, Inc. and The Landscape Design Council)
Spring Pond Cleaning
It is important to clean your pond on a yearly basis to prevent a buildup of debris and nutrients which cause algae blooms, poor water quality, and can harm your fish. Do not wait for a problem to arise, prevent it and sign up for your spring pond cleaning today.
2018 Hartford Flower Show Results
Best In Show, Most Outstanding Specimen, Best Use of Moving Water, Best Use of Aquatic Plants, Best Use of Texture, Best Use of Color, Best Use of Cultural Perfection, and Excellence in Design (awarded by The Federated Garden Clubs of Connecticut, Inc. and The Landscape Design Council)
2017 Farm Photos 2
Our front pond, koi fish in our pond, goat pen, baby robins, Sandy Hook Memorial Fountain and Garden, small pond and waterfall
Winter Is Here
East Hampton, CT - 5,000 gallon pond with split stream waterfall - overstocked with fish, adequate filtration, an established ecosystem, and good homeowner care
To build this, you need: 6000 Aquascape Biofalls, 1000 Aquascape Skimmer, 5000gph Pump, liner (1000 sqft), underlayment (1000 sqft), tubing (2" by 25'), check-valve (2"), pond boulders (), pond gravel (), flat waterfall stones (6), full lighting kit (36 watt minimum total output - optional)
Pond in Prospect
We built this 60' by 30' koi pond and patio in Prospect, Connecticut back in 2008.
Pond Cleaning in East Haddam
Tucker and the homeowner talk pond in this panorama of an 8,000 gallon swimming pond in East Haddam, Connecticut.
We did a full cleaning on this swimming pond in East Haddam, CT back in June 2017. We used a 2000 gallon storage tank to accommodate and house 30+ koi and 100 goldfish during the cleaning. The homeowner recently purchased the property and wanted to see the bottom of their pond for the first time. While the new owners don't plan on doing much swimming in this pond, we hope to fully rock in and update this...
Pond in Somers, CT
35 degrees and windy, the elements do not faze her.
Pond in Downtown Hartford
Even in the city, you can have a pond. Fall netting and winterization.
Planting a Sheep Pond in Portland
Sara posing with some sheep.
Patio in Westbrook
Patio and walkway at the Westbrook Hunt Club
Glastonbury Koi Pond
Split Stream in Middletown
Medium Pond in Glastonbury
Took an overgrown mud pit and turned it into a 100' by 80' pond using existing rock from the property. Pressure relief valves to intake ground water, overflow stream, and aeration unit. Plants, fish, and 100' stream to come.
Jesse Building a Pond in East Haddam
Pond in the Rain
Front Pond in 2014
Spring Pond Cleaning in West Hartford
Ecosystem ponds work with Mother Nature to provide food, shelter, and safety to the wildlife around it. It also provides an all-natural, low-maintenance piece of paradise. Every piece of the ecosystem puzzle must be present in order for a true ecosystem to be in place. Eliminate one of these elements and you
Waterfall Rebuild in Glastonbury
Rock Bridge Over Pond
Fall Pond Netting
Did you know we offer complete Fall netting services? Let us do the work for you! It is important to take certain precautions when it comes to closing your pond until Spring arrives. Our netting services aid in this process. We will trim back your aquatic plants, clean out your filters, remove your pump(s), and net your pond or pondless waterfall to help keep out falling leaf debris. Netting your pond can also help keep unwanted critters and the dreaded heron from feasting on your fish.
In addition to netting, we also have aerators...
Aqua Scapes of CT, LLC is the leading distributor of professional pond products, koi fish and aquatic plants in Connecticut. We have a six acre aquatic nursery in Portland, CT where we stock the full line of Aquascape pond and waterfalls kits, fountains, maintenance supplies, replacement parts, pumps, and water treatments.
Our company foundation was built on a simple premise... keep it simple, and work with nature, not against her. The relationship between building a pond, and respecting how nature intended it to work, is fundamental...
Robert Townsend began his career began over 30 years ago with his own landscaping business. Always on the lookout for new challenges and opportunities, in 1991 Rob built his first pond. So satisfying was the planning and execution of this project, his mind was made up to enter a new phase of landscaping design. He began his search for information on Pond Ecosystems.
In 1996 Rob attended what would be the first of many seminars presented by Aquascape Inc. The show so impressed Rob, it took little time for him to make Water Gardens...
VIDEO - Watch How We Build a Pond
What a Difference a Year Makes
How We Keep Our Ponds So Clear
Aquascape Beneficial Bacteria contains 8 pure strains of concentrated beneficial bacteria, including PSB bacteria and enzymes. This combination of natural cleaners helps to maintain a strong biological balance in your pond. Because ornamental water gardens are enclosed ecosystems, sometimes factors like fish load, uneaten fish food, organics such as leaves, sludge and unwanted debris may disrupt the balance. Aquascape Beneficial Bacteria maintains a strong biological balance; providing clean, clear and healthy water conditions. PSB (Photo Synthetic...
Aquatic Plant Care (9)
Fish Care (43)
Installation Tools (20)
Liner and Underlayment (38)
Pipe and Plumbing (33)
Pond Kits (8)
Pondless Waterfall Kits (7)
Preditor Control (2)
Rainwater Harvesting Systems (11)
Seasonal Care (9)
Water Treatments (134)