Low cost garden transformation

Creating water features in
your very own garden

How to make your neighbours and friends
“green with envy”

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What you're about to discover is:

  • 4 proven strategies for building an ecologically sound and beautifully stylish water garden

  • secrets to give your garden that real “wow” factor

  • the secrets to improving your garden easily and cheaply

  • how to make your garden stand out from the others in the street

  • 7 tips and tricks for including elements into your design that will make your friends and neighbours amazed at your new-found abilities

  • amazing ways to make money helping others with water features

  • how you can design and plan water features even if you are a total beginner

  • your secret weapon for developing the water garden of your dreams

To: Every house proud reader,

If you are the sort of person who has been looking for a way to improve your garden, make it something really special and provide a lovely shady space to just relax and de-stress, then you need to pay attention to what I'm about to tell you about a resource that can change the way you think about your garden.


From: John Kumm, gardening enthusiast

John Kumm

Hello, I'm a fellow gardening enthusiast who has discovered what I firmly believe is the most effective way to improve the land surrounding my house.

I would like to tell you a little about my story, and why I want to share my knowledge with you.

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My daughter and her husband decided that their back garden was somewhat drab, and that they needed to do something to really make it special and a talking point among their friends and neighbours.

For quite some time, they weren't exactly sure what they were looking for. While they considered the idea of water features, for some reason they weren't particularly enthusiastic about the sorts of pictures and examples they found in books, magazines and ravelling around looking at display gardens, etc.

I bet you'll guess what happened next ...

One day they decided to visit a outdoor garden show that had been set up to showcase some of the new ideas, skills and talents available. As they were on their way out they suddenly saw a water feature that simply stunned them with its simplicity and appeal.

Rather than the simple pond, rockpool or fountain, they had discovered a feature that included a natural stream that trickled across the garden from one pool to the another.

So what did they do then?

They immediately identified the landscaping contractor and asked for a visit and quotation for such a stream in their own garden. After a little negotiation, the work began and they soon had their own native stream, which they populated with native fish.

Alas, their knowledge of water garden features was not sufficient for them to properly specify exactly what they really needed. After a few months, they discovered that the pump capacity was inadequate, the filtering didn't match the water flow, and the stream simply ceased to flow.

Now get this ..

As a result, the fish all died, the whole system clogged up with green algae, and much re-designing of the feature (with subsequent ripping up of the surrounding earthworks) was required.

So what to do now?

Whilst this was heartbreaking for both of them, it did show them that they needed to know a lot more about how water gardens worked in the environment, and how to make the water garden self regulating.

They asked me to help them work out how to do this, and between us, we managed to re-create the stream with the look and feel that they loved so much, combined with a self-sustaining ecological system.

The system now sustains itself, and seems to be a natural part of the surrounding environment.

They learned that there is a lot more to keeping a successful watergarden working effectively than just letting it look after itself.

It then occurred to me that there wasn't a lot of information out there for people who like my daughter were wishing to design, set up and establish a really magnificent watergarden. There was a real need in the marketplace for a manual that would provide the sort of information and resources that people need when they get into this style of gardening.


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Once I had made the decision to bring together a manual with all of the bits of information that people needed to successfully create their own water garden, I needed to pull all of this information together.

If I'd realised how big the task of gathering the material was, I may have throught twice about the idea of writing a book in the first place. I must say that I'm a bit of a terrier really, and once I'd locked my teeth into the task, I just didn't want to let go.

Back to the almost bottomless pit of scattered online information. Can you relate to these issues?

  • How can I make sure that my water feature will work for me?

  • How can I make sure that my water feature won't cause other problems?

  • What style of water feature is going to work best in my garden?

  • Will my water feature be tremendously wasteful of water?

  • How hard is it for me to have fish in my water garden?

  • How can I landscape the water feature so that it looks like a natural part of the garden?

  • Can I have a water garden without the costs blowing out?

  • Will I be able to have time to relax and enjoy my water garden?

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These are some of the issues that I needed to find the answers to when I wrote the book:


How would you feel if having decided to include a water feature for your garden, then you have it built only to find out that it simply doesn't work properly. Imagine the devastation! You must ensure that all elements of the design are matched, that the water doesn't run away, and that the rest of your garden won't suffer.


I've known of gardeners who've installed water features, only to discover that the result has been that excess water has caused problems to other plants surrounding the feature – another disaster.


How can you prevent my new water garden from actually distracting from the rest of my garden, rather than enhancing it? I want to impress my neighbours, not have them sniggering at me!


If water usage is a problem in your area, then you need to make sure that the water features you bring in to your garden aren't going to be “red carded” by the local authorities who tell you that it can't be used.


We don't want all our fish to die in our water feature by failing to treat fill water properly, letting the temperature vary too greatly or failing to maintain an ecological balance.


Every garden is different, so that every water feature must be carefully designed and planned so that it fits naturally into the environment, and doesn't result in major distractions to the surrounding parts of the garden.


We're not all blessed with limitless funds for our garden, so what do we need to know in order to ensure that we can design a water feature plan that will work within our own budget?


Unless you are able to use the water feature as a means of relaxation and de-stressing in your garden, then it may be that something hasn't worked as well as you had hoped. Let's hope that you're not distracted by traffic noise, not able to see the sun, in a windy spot or being covered with spray from the waterfall.

The good news for my daughter's family is that after a little re-design and a much clearer understanding of what is necessary to keep all of the elements of their natural stream in equilibrium, then the system now does exactly what it was designed to do – native fish and frogs are breeding, water birds have been attracted into the garden and the back garden now looks just like a natural wetland micro environment.

That was the impetus for me to put this manual together. I realised that there would be many other gardeners out there who would be in a similar situation, and who would like to find out more about the design, planning and building of water features using a resource that combines all of the needed information in one place, without too much fluff or hype.

So, after about 6 months of research, speaking to experts and discussing many ideas with other gardeners, I've done it!

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a comprehensive eBook that gives you all that you need to know to become an expert on water features in your own garden.


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 And hey, don't take my word for it on how great this package is. Listen to what people just like you have to say about it:

I had no idea what I wanted from a water feature, or how to go about designing it, until I started reading your book. “The Ultimate Water Garden Design Manual” is truly inspirational, with so many ideas, options and techniques. Your book has helped me decide the type of water feature I want, where to locate it, how to design it and a step-by-step process of how to create my natural water feature; including how to make it look natural and develop the micro-environment. Thank you for writing such a comprehensive book.”

Julie Williams, Barossa Valley – South Australia


Hi John,

It was with great interest that I read through your well presented book on Water Gardens. I have been a keen gardener all of my life and never felt qualified to take on the water garden bit. Your explanations are visionary and so simply set out, that now i certainly feel that I could easily master the process with enjoyment. I have little knowledge of the right water plants to use and you went into that with great details.

The climate effects when constructing a pond was a factor I not been aware of and the history behind the various garden layouts took me down memory lane as I had visited many of those areas you touched on overseas.

Well done and I look to reading your Book 2 when completed.

Kind Regards

Jill McIntyre, Hunter Valley, NSW, Australia

Thank you for the opportunity to learn so much about water gardens, and how to set them up for my customers.

I have been running a business that has developed from simple mowing and garden tidying into design and layouts. One of my customers asked me about whether or not I could help her set up a small pond and fountain, but at the time I hadn’t any idea where to start.

I looked on the internet for some help, and found your great book. With the help of the information in the book, I was able to build something that the customer has been so happy about, she has told many others.

I can’t thank you enough for the opportunity to expand my business.

Ben Frost
Owner / Manager, Greenways Garden Maintenance

Essex United Kingdom

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And just imagine … in the near future, deciding to take time out over the weekend to simply lie back on a sun lounge, relax in the gentle sunshine and close your eyes while revelling in the gentle burbling of water as you luxuriate in the ambience of your very own water garden. All your cares now seem a million miles away.


Here is a quick preview of the information that you'll have at your fingertips:

  • Seven secrets of developing the best water features for your property

  • Choosing the Feature That’s Right For You

  • How to imitate the gardens of Babylon at home - perhaps on a slightly smaller scale

  • Water Features in the Natural Water Garden

  • Pond Design Philosophies - “Keep-it-Simple”

  • How you can design and plan water features even if you are a total beginner

  • Design Principles Impacting on the Feel of the Garden

  • Common Forms of Wildlife in Your Water Garden

  • The hidden truth behind water garden ecology and systems management

  • 5 proven steps to design the most appropriate water features for your garden


So there you have it.....

I don't know about you, but I wish I'd had all of this information when I was starting out with water features.

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I decided that, as well as the manual, there were other things that would make things easier for prospective water gardeners. I thought that I should add some extra things to what I can offer you.


Free bonus #1:

eBook of selected water gardening articles


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You'll love this bonus because it provides a range of detailed sets of instructions for the “do-it-yourself” gardener who wants some further help in how to do a number of activities involved in preparing a water garden.


Free bonus #2:

List Of Suppliers Of Water Garden Equipment In 5 Countries


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You'll love this bonus because this list gives you a resource gathered from a wide range of sources and brings together a list of those businesses in your area with expertise in water garden services, materials and advice


Free bonus #3:

Interview with Kevin Murphy about his water garden experiences


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You'll love this bonus because this interview allows you to find out how a complete novice in water garden development to go about having a magnificent natural stream included in his garden.


Free bonus #4:

Evaluation copy of water garden planning software


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You'll love this bonus because this software will allow you to begin the design process for your very own water features, based on your block of land and the layout of your house on the block.

Let me do the sums for you … that's a total of $115.64 in FREE bonus gifts for you. I think that this is a pretty good deal, and I'm sure that you'll agree. I had lots of fun putting together these bonuses, and I know that you're going to love them too.

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OK John, it sounds as though you've gone to a lot of trouble … so how much is this going to cost?

Well I think that the price is the best part. To be honest with you, if I were to add up all of the countless hours and hard work that I've poured into this book, then the cost would have to be in the thousands of dollars.

I could easily sell this book for $97, and it would still be a real bargain, considering how it can fast-track your ability to have your own dream water features. But don't worry, I'm aware that this would be too much for most of you.

I wanted to keep the price reasonable for all of you, so you can buy my special Water Garden Design Manual for only $44.97 and that's it.

I know that this is less than half of what the book is worth, and I'm sure that you'll agree that this is a tiny investment to find out everything that you need to know about water gardens in order to create your own.

But as another little surprise for you, and since this is all fresh and new information, and the launch of my new book, I'm happy to offer a special bonus just as a way to say thank you for reading this far.

Slash $20 of the standard price as a special launch discount

That's right! I'm not sure just how long I'll be able to keep it at this special price, but since you're here right now, you can grab the whole lot at just $24.97.

This special launch discount will help me to get a whole lot of readers quickly, so that I'll be able to get some feedback about what you feel about my book and what you'd like to see in later editions. Of course, anyone who does make suggestions that go into he next edition will automatically get a copy of the new edition as soon as it's released.

You should jump onto this deal quickly because like I said, I'll be jacking the price up to the original $44.97 real soon, just as soon as I feel that I've got enough feedback.


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Shopping with us is completely safe.

If you feel that The Ultimate Water Garden Design Manual is not absolutely everything I claim it to be … send me an immediate email and I will not only give you a prompt, no-hassle, no-questions asked 100% refund, but I'll even let you keep the book plus all the bonuses as my way of saying “thank you” for taking the action and getting hold of the book.


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So, what's the next step

You've really got nothing to lose, right?

All you need to do is to click on the Order Now button.

This will take you to the Clickbank site where you will be able to order your very own copy of this great book, plus of couse all of my bonuses.

You will immediately be able to download the book and all of the bonuses, so you can be reading your own copy of the book in just a few moments from now.

Remember that by ordering through Clickbank your personal credit card details will remain fully protected, and you can be assured that you are dealing through one of the world's most well recognised merchant websites.

OK, so let's recap...

What you get


Your cost

Ebook of selected water gardening articles



List Of Suppliers Of Water Garden Equipment In 5 Countries



Interview with Kevin Murphy about his water garden experiences



Evaluation copy of planning software



The Ultimate Water Garden Design Manual



Total Value


Your special discount price

$44.97 $24.97

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So there you have it!

At this stage you have two choices:

  1. Keep on wondering just how great it would be to have your own water garden, but not really knowing just where to begin

  2. Take action, grab the book while you have the chance, and be recognised by your friends and neighbours as the water garden expert in your area, incidentally improving your own lifestyle immensely.

So here it is again. Click the button below to go straight to the Clickbank order page. Within moments you'll have your copy of the manual on your computer, and be ready to create your own water garden.


Goodbye for now … looking forward to having you enjoy my water garden book as much as I enjoyed putting it together for you.

John Kumm

P.S. Remember the risk is entirely on me. You can use all the information that you need from this comprehensive guide, and prove to yourself that the techniques I've presented will work as well as I've promised.

P.P.S. Important UPDATE. Due to the overhelming response to this special discount offer, the special price could end very soon. Click on the Order Now button NOW. Remember that you have a 90 day money back guarantee with no questions asked.

P.P.P.S If you want to have the opportunity to have your friends and neighbours “seeing green” over how fantastic your new garden looks, then you owe it to yourself to click on the Order Now button to get the book that will make it all happen. Don't delay!

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