Welcome to the Amore's Koi Farm service information page. Our goal is to provide you with the very best in koi pond services. We service the Coshocton county and surrounding areas here in Ohio.
Below is a list of the services we currently offer. If, you have a special need, feel free to give us a call and we will do our best to work with you. Services and prices are subject to change.
Water Testing - We will test your water for Ammonia, Nitrites, Nitrate’s, pH and salt - Free if you bring a sample to us. If we go to you then there will be a trip charge of $45. Mileage will be an additional charge over 10 miles from our farm.
Fish delivery- We can deliver your new koi to your pond. Price will be based on value of fish and distance from our farm. The base fee is $45 for trip charge in Coshocton County, Ohio. Mileage will apply for outside of the county.
Existing pond consultation- $45 per visit then $45 hour billed in 15 minute increments. We will give you a written analysis of needed improvements for the well being of your koi, test your water and answer any questions you may have. Most consultations take about 1 hour. Follow up questions by phone or e-mail will be free. This service is well worth your money. We have helped many customers with their existing ponds. We have been told repeatedly, that they wished they had met us before they started their pond. Mileage will be an additional charge over 10 miles from our farm.
New pond consultation for prospective ponds to be built. The first hour is $45 which includes a trip charge for the first 10 miles from our farm to your location. Mileage will be an additional charge after the first 10 miles. Then $45 per hour billed in 15 minute increments. The consultation will provide you with valuable information which will greatly aide in building your pond. Building your pond right the first time will save you money and headaches. Just ask anyone whom has built a pond and then found out it doesn’t work the way they had hoped. This service is well worth your money. We will help you understand the basic principles of a koi pond, such as water quality, pond placement, pond layout and costs to having a koi pond.
Pond building or pond building assistance- Depending on how much you want to be involved with building your koi pond. We will build your pond or simply help the do-it-yourself person. Pond packages are available. All pond building will have signed contracts by both parties for a total build. The basic labor rate is $45 per hour, per man hour for the building assistance. You decide how much help you need and I will get my hands dirty. Most DIY, will have me help with everything but the landscape.
Spring start up of your pond- $150 which includes; trip charge inside of Coshocton county, start up bacteria and up to the first 3 hours at your site. Then $40 per man hour in 15 minute increments. We will clean your pond of any debris which may have accumulated during the winter. We will clean your filter and add start up bacteria. We will inspect the health of your fish. Mileage will be an additional charge outside of Coshocton County, Ohio. If you have special requests, please call and we can discuss them.
Pond Maintenance-Let us take care of your koi pond or water garden for you. We can set up a schedule to met your needs. The minimum is $45 per visit up to 1 hour and then $45 per hour after the first hour which is billed in 15 minute increments. Mileage will be applied if, over 10 miles from the farm (see milage).
Winter shut down-We can help with your winter shut down. The first hour is $45 which includes a trip charge for the first 15 miles from our farm to your location. Then $45 per hour billed in 15 minute increments. Mileage will be an additional charge after the first 15 miles. Call us with your needs and we can discuss them with you so we can be of better service to meet your needs.
Mileage will be charged @ $.50 per mile over the stated distances which includes return miles. The mileage will be pre-calculated by Delorme Street Atlas mapping with exception to emergency calls.
Emergency Calls will be a $45 trip charge plus mileage(round trip) then $45 per hour on site.
Speaking engagements- If you would like us to share with your group then contact us to make arrangements. We can offer different programs to meet your needs. We even go to schools and share with classes.
Field trips- We can open our farm up to groups such as schools and clubs to learn more about koi. There is no charge for field trips.
Koi for School classrooms- We will donate 3 small koi fry to any classroom in Coshocton and surrounding County. Requests must be made early and is only available from August thru September. There is no guarantee your class with get koi but we will do our best to serve all classrooms.
Koi rescue- If you can no longer care for your koi or gold fish, and would like for them to be rescued then we can take care of them. We have a special pond just for them. There is no charge for this service. Please be responsible with your fish and do not release them into the wild.
Unfortunately due to rising costs of fuel for rescues, we have to put a limit on the distance for this service. We can only serve the surrounding counties of Coshocton. Feel free to contact us if you are outside of this area and we will still try to help. You are welcome to bring them to us.
Occasionally we offer specials. Check out our Specials page.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact us either via E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also call us at 740-622-3802.
We look forward to serving you.
Prices are subject to change without any notice and are listed as a reference.