• Pond Filter Pumps

Shopping Basket

Welcome to Water Gardening Direct, your "One-Stop solution" for all your
Pond Equipment, Water Features and Spare Parts.
We hope our site has all the Help and Advice you need, but if not
please feel free to give us a call on 01778 341199
or click here to order or download our FREE Brochure

Pond Filter Pumps

You Are Here : Pond Products > Pumping and Filtering your Pond > Pond Filter Pumps

Pond Filter Pumps - Full range

Pond Filter Pumps

When pumping water to a Pond Filtration System, the aim is to transfer the fish waste, algae and other debris from the pond into your pond filter. It is therefore a good idea to use a pump which is designed to produce high flowrates, together with the ability to continuously pass solid particles to the filter without blocking.

Why should you have a specific pump for filtration?

Firstly the aim of filtration is to remove the waste from the pond. Fountain pumps have specifically designed Pre-Filters to prevent waste from being passed through the pump. Therefore, a good pump to run a filter, should be of a design which pumps solid waste through to the filter. Secondly, the inclusion of filtration will mean the edition or extension of the supply hose, which will increase back pressure on the pump. Therefore a filter pump needs to be powerful enough to work against these pressures, and still produce the correct flowrate.
All of the pumps listed below are designed to meet these requirements. However, even these pumps can have their flows affected by filtration systems. We would recommend that hose runs are kept as short and straight as possible and that the hose is of the largest diameter that the equipment will take. Should your hose run exceed 5m (16.4ft) then please contact us and we will be happy to double-check your pump sizing.
When selecting your pump you should measure the lift (height from water level to the inlet to the filter) and then add 0.3m(1ft) for an Ultra Violet and 0.3m(1ft) for filter resistance.

Customers Reviews


Why Buy From Us

FREE Delivery for Orders Over £50
(Uk Mainland excluding Highlands and Islands of Scotland)
1000's of Happy CustomersTick
1000's of Products in StockTick
Free Help and Advice from our Experienced Technical StaffTick
Over 20 Years Mail Order ExperienceTick

Secure Payments

Secure Online Payments

Follow Us

Manufacturers Details

Oase Pond ProductsHozelock Pond ProductsGordon Low Pond LinersEvolution Aqua Pond ProductsLotus Pond ProductsPontec Pond ProductsBlagdon Interpet Pond Products
Tetra Pond ProductsTAP Pond ProductsSmart Solar Garden ProductsJBL Fish Keeping ProductsAquaHydrotech - Ecoponds Pond ProductsFish mate and Pond Mate Pond ProductsWater Gardening Direct Pond Products