Before you begin digging or ordering your garden products, it is very important to consider the design of your pond. First, decide the location of your pond and the maximum area it will occupy. Then do some simple sketches of the cross section of the pond. It is important to consider what type of edging you want and what kinds, if any, water features. Use the illustrations on the following pages for edging ideas, waterfalls, and construction of the pond to decide what configuration will best suit your needs and will make you happy for a long time. After you have made these decisions
then decide what liner you should purchase.