Build a Backyard Pond and Waterfall

Spend more time enjoying it and less time maintaining it

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Level
  • Line level
  • Spade
  • Wheelbarrow

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • EPDM liner
  • Underlayment
  • Submersible pump
  • Skimmer
  • Filter
  • Waterfall tank
  • Rocks and pebbles
  • Water plants