Welcome to Wellies and Waders


Wellies and Waders is a gardening and landscaping company specialising in ponds and aquatics. We have experience in the complete pond lifecycle from creation through to ongoing maintenance ensuring your pond is perfectly balanced. Sometimes a pond can get neglected and we can be on hand to offer some TLC and restore it back to its original state.

Wellies and Waders strongly believe that having a healthy pond is essential and should be the focal point of the garden. We will work with you to bring all the elements of your garden together.

We can offer advice and guidance and we are always happy to dicuss your requirements in person with free estimates to give you peace of mind without any obligations.

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Pond Services

Our pond services include cleaning, maintenance, construction and renovation. These services are available all year round.

Garden Services

All aspects of garden maintenance are covered, including grass cutting, hedge trimming, weeding, pressure washing & clearance works.

Our Services


All our services are available all year round and are offered to commercial and domestic customers.

Pond
Cleaning


In order to maintain a healthy pond it is essential to keep the pond clean. The following steps ensure that your pond remains healthy:

  • All fish and wildlife are removed and stored in housing tanks.
  • The pond is then emptied out and cleaned thoroughly.
  • Any pumps, filters and decorative features in the pond are then cleaned.
  • Aquatic plants are tidied and returned to the pond (or we can add new plants if required).
  • The pond is then refilled using a specialist water filter as tap water is harmful to fish.
  • We are also able to offer eco treatments. These help create and also maintain a healthy eco system for your pond and fish.

Maintenance
Contracts


Typically after a pond clean, customers will be able to take out a maintenance contract scheduled either weekly, fortnightly or monthly depending on their needs. A pond maintenance visit includes:

  • Clean and service of pumps and filters.
  • Vacuum out pond floor debris.
  • Prune and tidy all aquatic plants.
  • Topping up the ponds water level. It is normal for water levels to drop. This can be due to high temperatures, exposure to the sun and even wind.
  • Eco treatments are added to help create and also maintain a healthy eco system for your pond and fish.
  • Skimming of ponds surface to give a nice finish.

Pond
Renovation


If your pond is in need to be brought back to its original working condition, a pond renovation is what is needed.

As each and every pond is different the work needed to renovate will differ but typically the tasks can include the following:

  • Full pond cleaning.
  • Repair any leaks in pond liners or concrete pond.
  • Relining of pond liner (if damaged beyond repair).
  • Pruning of aquatic plants (or new planting scheme added entirely).
  • New pump and filter equipment added. (or clean and service old equipment and add back to pond).
  • Eco treatments are added, these help create and maintain a healthy eco system.

Pond
Construction


A new pond can bring many benefits, starting with the obvious, they look great. It really does become a focal point of your garden. They are great for wildlife and considering the environmental concerns which are now a regular news item. If you have a large empty space a pond can be a great way to make use of the empty space in a natural way that helps the environment. When a pond is combined with a water feature it can be incredibly relaxing. Water is a natural stress relief.

There are a number of ways of creating a pond. Most involve excavating a hole of the required shape, you then need to choose what type of material you want to line the pond. These include flexible waterproof liners, semi-solid preformed ponds and also concrete. All Pond construction varies and we will work with you to ensure your the vision .

  • New pond
  • Pond enlargement.
  • Adding new features.
  • Aquatic plants are tidied and returned to the pond (or new plants are added).


Lakes


We also work with lakes, providing either maintenance contracts or one time visits.

  • Silt Removal.
  • Plant Management.
  • Water quality management.
  • Rubbish and debris removal.
  • Water fountains and features.

Garden
Maintenance


Customers requirements garden maintenance, everyone's needs in their garden will differ from customer to customer but some of the services we provide for gardens are:

  • Lawn cutting.
  • Hedge Trimming and ivy pruning (up to 5m).
  • Manual weed removal and chemical weed control (upon request).
  • Planting, replanting and flower bed care.
  • Outdoor painting.
  • Pruning of small trees, bushes and shrubs (up to 5m).

Light
Landscaping


We are able to offer all aspects of fencing, decking and paving services. Whether you already have a paved area and it requires some TLC or you would like to add a new paved section or pathway to your garden, we can help. Our services include:

  • Fencing installation and repairs.
  • Decking installation, repair, staining and oiling.
  • Gravel and bark areas installed using membrane.

Pressure
Washing


Throughout the year your decking, paving and driveways can build up a layer of moss and garden residue that can be extremely slippery when wet. The most effective solution is jet washing or pressure washing. We use a petrol pressure washer so we are not limited to being near power sockets. The following is a list of the most common places we clean:

  • Patios.
  • Decking.
  • Driveways.
  • Paving (crazy paving, block paving or stone paving) and pathways.
  • Fences.
  • Gates, stairs and steps.

Jungle
Clearance


Sometimes gardens can get overgrown and the longer it remains in this state the more daunting it becomes to tackle it. This is where we can help and get the job done quickly and without fuss. We will perform your garden clearance in accordance with your specific requirements. All rubbish will be disposed of using licenced waste disposal centres. Garden clearance services can include:

  • Removal of weeds and all kinds of bramble.
  • Trimming and cutting back hedges.
  • Lawn mowing.
  • Pruning or complete removal of bushes and ivy.
  • Tidying flower beds.
  • Leaf clearance.
  • Removal of broken fence panels and other garden features.

Contact Us


We are always happy to hear from you.

Working Hours


Monday-Saturday: 08:00 - 18:00

Sunday: CLOSED

Contact Info


Phone: 07376 528519

Email: contact@welliesandwaders.com

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