Pond Air Pumps and Accessories

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Pond air pumps and accessories help and advice

Create a healthy environment for pondlife

Just like us, fish and other pondlife require oxygen to survive, however they need it to be mixed into water so they can breathe it in through their gills. Our range of pond air pumps and accessories features everything you need to keep your water aerated for your pondlife including products from top brands like Blagdon, Oase and Hozelock.

What are pond air pumps and accessories?

Pond air pumps and accessories are used to mix the water in your pond with oxygen and air. There are a few different ways this can be done, either by piping air under the surface of the pond or by disturbing the water's surface so that air can enter.

Why should I buy pond air pumps and accessories?

If you have any fish or wildlife in your pond, pond air pumps and accessories are a must. Often you will see fish near the surface of the water 'gasping' because they have depleted the oxygen within their habitat, this is unhealthy for fish and can stress them. By using pond air pumps and accessories you can ensure the health and happiness of your pondlife.

What are the main types of pond air pumps and accessories?

There are three main types of pond air pumps and accessories in our range at SwellUK; air pumps, pond air stones and pond air lines and accessories. Air pumps contain all the electrical hardware necessary for pond aeration. Pond air stones are solid ends to air lines that change the diffusion pattern of the air. Pond air lines and accessories make up the remaining miscellaneous spare parts and maintenance kits as well as the air lines that run from the air pumps to the solid air stones.

What should I look for?

Most air pumps are designed to run constantly so it's important to ensure that they are as efficient as possible. Be sure to check the power consumption of each air pump to avoid hefty electricity bills. It's also worth checking the flow rate, number of air outlets and guarantee to help make the choice between various products and find the one that's right for your pond.