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Aerators & Aeration Systems - For Ponds & Lakes

Aeration systems treat the causes of poor water quality, including algae and gas buildup. We carry a full line of AquaMaster and Vertex Aerators for ponds, lakes, reservoirs, canals, and marinas.  

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Vertex PondLyfe 1 Small Pond Aeration System

Vertex PondLyfe 1 Small Pond Aeration System

PondLyfe aerators from Vertex address the growing need for a professional quality aeration system..

$1,257.99

Vertex PondLyfe 2 Small Pond Aeration System

Vertex PondLyfe 2 Small Pond Aeration System

PondLyfe aerators from Vertex address the growing need for a professional quality aeration system..

$1,437.99

Vertex PondLyfe 3 Small Pond Aeration System

Vertex PondLyfe 3 Small Pond Aeration System

PondLyfe aerators from Vertex address the growing need for a professional quality aeration system..

$1,618.99

Vertex PondLyfe 4 Small Pond Aeration System

Vertex PondLyfe 4 Small Pond Aeration System

PondLyfe aerators from Vertex address the growing need for a professional quality aeration system..

$1,525.99

AquaAir Ultra 1 Aeration System

AquaAir Ultra 1 Aeration System

The AquaMaster AquaAir Ultra 1  provides lakes and ponds with superior aeration, circulation..

$1,559.99

AquaAir Ultra 2 Aeration System

AquaAir Ultra 2 Aeration System

The AquaMaster AquaAir Ultra 2  provides lakes and ponds with superior aeration, c..

$1,999.99

AquaAir Ultra 2S Aeration System

AquaAir Ultra 2S Aeration System

The AquaMaster AquaAir Ultra 2S (Shallow) provides lakes and ponds with superior aerati..

$1,919.99

AquaAir Ultra 3 Aeration System

AquaAir Ultra 3 Aeration System

The AquaMaster AquaAir Ultra 3  provides lakes and ponds with superior aeration, c..

$2,299.99

AquaAir Ultra 4 Aeration System

AquaAir Ultra 4 Aeration System

The AquaMaster AquaAir Ultra 4  provides lakes and ponds with superior aeration, c..

$3,399.99

Vertex Air 1 XL2 Aeration System (1/3 hp For 1-2 Acres)

Vertex Air 1 XL2 Aeration System (1/3 hp For 1-2 Acres)

The Vertex Air1 XL2 pond aerator is a super-efficient, affordable and safe system.  In ..

$1,579.99

Vertex Air 1+ XL2 Aeration System (1/3 hp For 1-2 Acres)

Vertex Air 1+ XL2 Aeration System (1/3 hp For 1-2 Acres)

The Vertex Air1+ XL2 pond aerator is a super-efficient, affordable and safe system with two ..

$1,926.99

Vertex Air 2 XL2 Aeration System (1/2 hp For 2-3 Acres)

Vertex Air 2 XL2 Aeration System (1/2 hp For 2-3 Acres)

The Vertex Air 2 XL2 pond aerator is a super-efficient, affordable and safe system with two ..

$2,196.99

Vertex Air 3 XL2 Aeration System (1/2 hp For 3 - 4 Acres)

Vertex Air 3 XL2 Aeration System (1/2 hp For 3 - 4 Acres)

The Vertex Air3 XL2 pond aerator is a super-efficient, affordable and safe system with three..

$2,409.99

Vertex Air 4 XL2 Aeration System (1 hp For 5 -7 Acres)

Vertex Air 4 XL2 Aeration System (1 hp For 5 -7 Acres)

The Vertex Air4 XL2 pond aerator is a super-efficient, affordable and safe system with four ..

$3,788.99

Sound Reduction Kit for Small Cabinet

Sound Reduction Kit for Small Cabinet

The sound level of these cabinets can become very important when the cabinet is located near pati..

$284.99

Sound Reduction Kit for Medium Cabinet

Sound Reduction Kit for Medium Cabinet

The sound level of these cabinets can become very important when the cabinet is located near pati..

$339.99

Sound Reduction Kit for Large Cabinet

Sound Reduction Kit for Large Cabinet

The sound level of these cabinets can become very important when the cabinet is located near pati..

$399.99

Surface Aerator / Agitator Convertable To A Fountain - 1/2 HP

Surface Aerator / Agitator Convertable To A Fountain - 1/2 HP

A 1/2HP surface aerator/agitator system that can be converted to a fountain!

$1,299.99

Surface Aerator / Agitator Convertable To A Fountain - 1HP

Surface Aerator / Agitator Convertable To A Fountain - 1HP

A 1HP surface aerator/agitator system that can be converted to a fountain!


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$1,699.99

Fountain Pump Conversion Kit for 1/2 HP

Fountain Pump Conversion Kit for 1/2 HP

Conversion Kit for 1/2 HP Little Giant Aeration System APA-05-HAR / item # 517300.   Th..

$599.99

Fountain Pump Conversion Kit for 1HP

Fountain Pump Conversion Kit for 1HP

Conversion Kit for Little Giant Aeration System APA-10-HAR / item # 517301.   This kit ..

$599.99

BottomLine Tubing 100'

BottomLine Tubing 100'

100' of Vertex BottomLine Tubing, self-weighted air supply tubing. 

$163.99

BottomLine Tubing 50'

BottomLine Tubing 50'

50' of Vertex BottomLine Tubing, self-weighted air supply tubing. 

$81.99

BottomLine Tubing 500'

BottomLine Tubing 500'

500' spool of Vertex BottomLine Tubing, self-weighted air supply tubing. 

$819.99

Aqua Master Super Sink Weighted Tubing 100'

Aqua Master Super Sink Weighted Tubing 100'

100' of Aqua Master Super Sink Weighted Tubing.   This 1/2" diameter self-wei..

$173.99

Aqua Master Super Sink Weighted Tubing 500'

Aqua Master Super Sink Weighted Tubing 500'

500' of Aqua Master Super Sink Weighted Tubing.   This 1/2" diameter self-wei..

$799.99

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Advantages of Pond Aeration

Why use an aeration system for your pond or lake

WHY USE AERATION SYSTEMS FOR PONDS OR LAKES?

Professional pond and lake managers have a number of scientifically proven tools to properly manage eutrophic water bodies (ponds or lakes that are overly rich in nutrients and minerals that induce excessive plant and algae growth).  One of the most widely used and versatile tools in their toolbox is the aeration system. Aeration is the process of pumping compressed air into the bottom waters of a lake or pond. Aeration causes two related but separate benefits that are vital to maintaining a healthy ecosystem.

 

Benefit # 1: Circulation.  Water needs to be constantly moved in your lake/pond to prevent stagnation and toxic chemicals from building up.

Benefit #2: Oxygenation (adding oxygen). Insufficient oxygen levels in your lake/pond can lead to poor water chemistry and impair your lakes fishery.

 

Aeration systems create bubbles as small as 0.5 mm in diameter that form an ultra-wide column of upward moving water.  This upward water “turns the lake over,” allowing oxygen to be absorbed at the lake’s surface. Aeration systems continuously lift bottom water to the surface where gases are expelled and oxygen is absorbed.  This allows colonies of beneficial bacteria to once again flourish along the bottom of the water.  Nutrient levels decline and water clarity increases. Oxygen-related fish-kills are eliminated, sports fisheries are improved, and fish can expand their territory into the formerly oxygen-deprived portions of the water.

Other Benefits of Aeration Include:

  •         Reduced Nutrients
  •        Increased Water Clarity
  •         Improved Water Chemistry
  •         Reduced Odors
  •          Reduced Algal Blooms
  •        Fishery Improvement
  •        Habitat Expansion
  •         More Favorable and Balanced Food Web
  •         Increase in Beneficial Bacteria

 

CHOOSING THE RIGHT SIZED AERATION SYSTEM FOR YOUR POND OR LAKE

If aeration is right for your pond or lake, it is important to choose the correct sized system.  You will need to select the size of the compressor as well as the number of diffusers.  Smaller ponds (less than 1.5 acres) can typically use 1/4 HP compressors.  Larger ponds or lakes may need 1/3 HP, 1/2 HP, 1 HP or even larger compressors.  The type and number of diffusers will depend on the area you need to aerate and the amount of circulation required.   

 

Contact us if you need assistance with determining the correct aeration system for you. 
Phone: 
(866) 352-6870