byofix beneficial bacteria before after

Introducing Byofix

Beneficial bacteria for clearing algae Those of you familiar with our Dyofix pond dyes will know that algae is not only unsightly but can be a serious problem. Not only can algae block pumps and filters; it discolours the water, forming green scum on the surface and layers at the base. The algae can take…

Aquatic weed control with Dyofix

Lenches Lakes reports on aquatic weed control using Dyofix Aquatic weed control in lakes containing trout is a must and Amanda Badger, co-owner of Lenches Lakes in Worcestershire, recorded her experience of using Dyofix pond dyes for aquatic weed control in an article in Newsline. (courtesy of Stillwater Trout Fisheries Association). EACH year from early…

Water Features: Top Tips

Top tips for creating a water feature There’s nothing quite like some water in our gardens to convey a sense of peace and tranquility – a water feature burbling away, a sparkling, clear pond with a few water lilies in it and some goldfish swimming about. Professional award winning garden designer Kate Durr comments “Water…

Pond Blue dye for lakes is slowly dispersing in a fishing lake

Control algae in commercial lakes

How to control algae in commercial lakes and fisheries When you start to think about it, large expanses of water can be found in many different places: stately homes historical palaces canal waterways golf courses sailing clubs watersports lakes fisheries council maintained parks They all pose the same challenge though and that is how to…

Controlling algae after creating a garden water feature

Make your water feature stand out

Creating a garden water feature Are you one of those people who’s always quite fancied the idea of creating a garden water feature? Is that what you’re drawn to at the garden centre rather than the compost or weed killer you’d actually gone for? Well, you wouldn’t be alone in appreciating the positive effects of…

Before and after the application of Dyofix Pond Black

Getting your pond ready for Spring

Managing Algae in Garden Ponds There’s nothing quite like some water in our gardens to convey a sense of peace and tranquility – a water feature burbling away, a sparkling, clear pond with a few water lilies in it and some goldfish swimming about. What could be more idyllic? But that’s the issue, isn’t it?…

Kew Gardens successfully controlled algae with Dyofix

A Year At Kew Gardens

Kew Gardens successfully controlled algae with Dyofix It has been 10 years since Kew Gardens successfully controlled algae using Dyofix Pond Black but we thought it would be nice to celebrate the anniversary and mention it again. The pond dye was featured in the BBC’s hit programme “A Year at Kew” demonstrating that gardeners, whose…

Watch James Watson of Dyofix and learn how to dye your pond black or blue

How to dye your pond black and blue

View our YouTube channel and learn how to dye your pond If you have been wondering how to dye your pond then wonder no more because James Watson has been busy creating videos about the benefits of our different Pond Dye products as well as ‘how to prepare Dyofix’ videos . James had fun creating…

2017 Chelsea winner thanks Dyofix for our help in creating this mindful and sensitive garden display with the innovative water feature

Chelsea Gold Medal winner thanks Dyofix

2017 Chelsea winner thanks Dyofix The 2017 Chelsea winner thanks Dyofix when Ian Price of Ian Price Design in Cornwall wrote; ‘Thank you again for all of your assistance in helping to create Mind Trap at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017.’ The Dyofix team were incredibly thrilled to see this sensitive garden design win at…

Colour Box design is winning awards using pond dye at Hampton Court 2017

DyoFix Pond Black, Another Award Winner!

Designers winning awards using pond dye More and more garden designers are winning awards using pond dye Dyofix Pond Black. The pond dye was used to great effect in the Colour Box garden, designed by Charlie Bloom & Simon Webster. The purpose behind the design was to show how a garden can be designed on…