"I hope you achieve that. My husband had bought the original 20 acres of our farm when still in high school from his grandfather's estate. We were able to get the additional 33 acres with helpf rom a real etate friend. We have been married…"
"He used a pipe in the center of the creek and sandbags to funnel the water into the pipe. Then he came downstream and built the dam over the pipe. Our's is not a huge, wide creek either and he used a six" wide, four foot long pipe that you…"
"I guess the only tip I can offer is to make sure the dam is sturdy when you build it. This one initially was pushed over by a torrential downpour of rain and we had to have our friend with heavy equipment prop it back up when he dug the koi…"
"My husband can envision and then build. It amazes me. He also created the dam in our koi pond. Good luck with your project. He hopes to build a third pond on our property up above this creek. You know how nice the sound of…"
"What a great idea, I have a pretty, but puny creek running through the northwest of my property that I was thinking of daming to create a pond, how much nicer and more enviromentally friendly to just dam the creek enough to raise the level a few…"