Outdoor Pond Ideas: Pond in a Box

The beauty of a pond without the shovel work

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Hammer
  • Miter saw
  • Tape measure
  • Circular saw
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Chalk line
  • Level
  • Framing square
  • Jigsaw
  • Staple gun
  • Safety glasses
  • Speed square

You'll also need gloves, scissors and a shovel.

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • See the Materials List in Additional Information at the end of the Step-by-Step section.