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Pond Pump Protector

Frustrated by a pond pump that's always burning out? Check out Michele Beschen's DIY solution!

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Don't want the debris in your garden ponds? Clog up your fountain pump. Protect it by setting it down into a mesh plant basket and notch out a place for the chord. Wait and secure with a couple of rocks. Cover the top with secure with a couple of rocks. Cover the top with aluminum or fiber glass window screen and tie it off with a few pieces of wire. Snip an opening for your tube or extender. Place back in your pond and let it bubble. Keeps your pump from burning out and it's one last thing you have to fuzz about.