Maintain a Healthy Backyard
Your Pond Maintenance Experts in Wilmington, DE
Year-Round Care for Ecosystem Ponds, Natural Swimming Holes, and More
Your pond is an important part of life at home. It may be where you start the day, watching the birds sip from the water's edge as the sun comes up. Maybe you spend your afternoons floating with a book, dangling your feet, or practicing your freestyle. No matter how or when you enjoy it, it's essential to keep it healthy and well-maintained. Fortunately, you don't have to do that on your own.
At Turpin Landscape Design Build, we specialize in the design, installation, and maintenance of all sorts of ponds and water features. Our team is highly experienced in Wilmington, Delaware, and we have all the tools, equipment, and processes required to create safe, efficient pond maintenance plans for you.
We'll work closely with you to customize your pond maintenance program to meet your needs. Choose from services like seasonal cleaning, winter shutdown, and more, and we're happy to answer any questions you have if there are certain maintenance tasks you'd prefer to do yourself. Our team is on call for emergency assistance, and we offer lifetime warranties on any pond that we install and maintain.
Contact us to learn more about pond maintenance and our other professional landscaping services in Wilmington, Delaware. We respond to all messages within one business day.
Our Clients Appreciate Simple Scheduling and Open Communication
Over the years, we've had the privilege to work on many unique backyard spaces in the West Chester area, and we're happy to know how much our clients love them. This is what they have to say about our craftsmanship and what it's like to work with us:
How We Approach Pond Maintenance
Owning a pond is incredibly rewarding, and we want you to enjoy it all. Upkeep is easy when the Turpin pond maintenance team is on the job. Tell us what you need in Wilmington, Delaware, and we'll handle the rest:
Exploratory Drain & Clean - starting at $1200
If your pond or water feature has not been cleaned in three plus years or you are a new customer, this service allows us to really explore and understand how your pond operates in order to keep it in top shape.
Spring Pond Maintenance - starting at $850
- Remove netting
- Remove the fish and house them safely
- Drain the pond
- Clean the pump
- Replace filter pads as needed
- Fertilize and tend to aquatic plants
- Clean out debris
- Pressure wash and rinse
- Put Ion-Gen back in
- Check or update the lighting
- Add gravel to any exposed areas of the liner
- Reacclimate the fish
- Turn the pumps back on
Fall Pond Maintenance - starting at $850
- Cut back perennial plants
- Remove tropical and annual plants
- Winterize specialty plants like the lotus
- Remove leaves and debris to keep the pond healthy throughout the winter
- Remove Ion-Gen
- Install aerator
- Cover with netting
- Filtration cleaning and plant removal available for an additional charge
We're on call to manage pond emergencies, and we invite you to reach out any time if you have questions on how to care for your pond between our visits. Contact us today.
Merging Natural Beauty and Functional Outdoor Living
We take a natural approach to landscaping, working with Mother Nature to address responsible drainage, stormwater management, and erosion control while offering eco-friendly solutions like ecosystem ponds and natural swimming holes. No matter what type of water feature you'd like, we work to incorporate it into an awesome outdoor space that feels like home.
We Make It Easy to Work With Us
Creating a great customer experience is as important to us as building beautiful landscapes. Over the years, we've streamlined our process to ensure a simple, hassle-free experience for you. View each step in our process below to learn more.
1. Get In Touch
This is where it all begins! Fill out the contact form on our website and share some information about your water feature.
2. Share Some Pictures
We’ll reach out with some helpful information and to request some pictures of your water feature.
3. Virtual Consultation
This is an opportunity for both of us to get to know each other better. We’ll review your pictures together, discuss your goals, and discuss pricing. If you are ready to move forward, we’ll get you on the schedule.
4. Get to Work
Our team will arrive on your property at the scheduled time to complete the work and achieve your goals!
Professional Pond Maintenance in Wilmington, DE, and Nearby Communities
We design and build pools and landscapes for clients throughout Chester County and beyond, including these communities:
A Full Range of Customizable Landscaping Services
We're more than a pool company: we offer a range of landscape design build services to ensure we can complete your entire project, no matter your vision. Everything we do is backed by years of local experience, industry certifications and affiliations, ongoing training, top-of-the-line tools and equipment, and a commitment to landscaping excellence.
Pool Design, Installation, and Landscaping
A customized pool can completely transform your backyard the way you spend your time there. Our design, installation, and pool landscaping services address your lifestyle and why you want a pool (recreation, exercise, or relaxation), and we install it to merge seamlessly with the rest of your space. Visit our Pools page to learn more
We focus on creating eco-friendly ponds, as well as maintaining them to ensure you can enjoy this peaceful water feature without any disruption or hassle. Visit our Ponds page to learn more.
To ensure your pond stays healthy, clean, and beautiful, regular pond maintenance is essential. We offer comprehensive pond maintenance services so you can enjoy all the beauty and benefits of a pond without any of the work.
Water offers a soothing sight and sound in any garden. Our team designs and installs fountains, pondless waterfalls, and more to create a visual focal point in your space with a gentle background noise that helps protect your privacy and reduce noise pollution from the street or neighboring backyards. Visit our Water Features page to learn more.
Detailed plans for larger landscaping projects ensure we capture your vision and stay on schedule. As a full-service design build company, we can bring landscaping dreams of all shapes and sizes to life for you. Visit our Landscape Architecture page to learn more.
The best landscapes start with a detailed design. At Turpin Landscape Design Build, you'll have the opportunity to collaborate with our designers to ensure all your needs and preferences are addressed. Visit our Landscape Design page to learn more.
With a detailed plan in hand, our installation crew works safely and efficiently and offers regular progress updates. Our commitment to fine craftsmanship and attention to detail shines through in every finished project. Visit our Landscape Installation page to learn more.
The best outdoor living spaces are the ones that reflect the owner's personality and lifestyle. Our custom approach ensures you get to enjoy all the features you love, from fountains and stone patios to outdoor kitchens, built-in seating, a fire pit, and more. Visit our Outdoor Living page to learn more.
No landscape is complete without the practical considerations that help determine the longevity of your pool, patio, and other features. We'll address stormwater, slopes, drainage, and more to help prevent soil erosion, protect the environment, and create durable landscaping features. Visit our Drainage page to learn more.