How much does a pond cost?
So you’re ready to take the plunge and finally build the backyard of your dreams! The first question that you are going to need to answer is how much does a pond cost to have installed?
The truth is there are several choices you will have to decide on before you learn, how much does it cost to have a pond installed. Ponds come in all shapes and sizes and all different price ranges. The first thing you need to decide is the location of the pond and then you can decide on the size of the pond. You can then decide on the amount of waterfalls you would like to have going into your pond.
Average Pond Sizes
8×11 Pond $7,500 – $12,000
11×16 Pond $12,000 – $16,000
16×21 Pond $25,000 – $35,000
Benefits of a Pond:
- Ponds attract birds and wildlife to your property
- The surroundings of a pond offer great entertainment options
- Enjoy the smoothing sounds of flowing water
- Combined with a rainwater harvesting system it offers a great and ecological way to water your landscaping
The next set of questions you can ask yourself is, what do I want from my pond? Will there be children swimming and playing in your pond or will it be for your dogs, maybe both? There are also several animals that will decide to join you over time as your pond becomes more established. You know the saying, build it and they will come.
Now that you know how much does it cost to have a pond installed, you can make a much more informed decision. If you would like to see more choices you can visit our Ponds and Water Garden Portfolio. When you are ready to take the next step you can call us at 610.380.1119 to set up an appointment with one of our landscape designers.