Aquarium Equipment

Buying A New Fish Tank – 5 Things To Consider

Buying A New Fish Tank – 5 Things To Consider

What to be aware of when buying a fish tank So, you want an aquarium. You’re ready. But are you? Have you considered the importance of picking the right tank for your needs and circumstances? If you haven’t, don’t worry—we’ll give you a quick rundown of the most...

Lighting for your planted aquarium

Lighting for your planted aquarium

Buying new lights?   Here's what to look for: LED lights are all the rage in aquarium lighting right now and with good reason. They are lightweight, do not emit too much heat, are economical to run and of late are economical to buy as well. However, the wide...

Aquarium Gravel – To use or not to use, that is the question.

Aquarium Gravel – To use or not to use, that is the question.

 No gravel? Potted plants = Beautiful discus.  (Discus too daunting? Try angelfish. Tap here - page opens in a new tab.)My thoughts on aquarium gravel (or any other types of substrate) OK, to get this page started, I'm gonna say don't use gravel in an aquarium that...

3 Popular Planted Aquarium Books

3 Popular Planted Aquarium Books

 While the internet exists and is readily available to answer all your questions in a matter of seconds, books remain a reliable source of information. In matters as delicate as keeping aquarium fish and tanks, we trust the expertise of published authors whose...

Add CO2 For A Fabulous Planted Aquarium

Add CO2 For A Fabulous Planted Aquarium

Why should I add CO2 (carbon dioxide) to my planted aquarium and how do I add it?Photosynthesis and the importance of CO2 All you need to know is that photosynthesis is the process in which plants produce sugars and oxygen. The plants produce oxygen that is expelled...

What type of aquarium heater should you buy? 4 types:

What type of aquarium heater should you buy? 4 types:

What type of aquarium heater should you buy? 4 types:The link above goes to Amazon. Now there's a surprise, huh? Ok, don't want to go to the Amazon site? How about visiting Fluval's website instead?What types of aquarium heaters are available? People rely on heating...

7 Aquarium Fish Tank Filters: Which Is The Best?

7 Aquarium Fish Tank Filters: Which Is The Best?

Table of Contents With links to the information included 1. Hang on the back aquarium filters 2. Sponge aquarium filters 3. Canister aquarium filters 4.  Undergravel aquarium filters5.  Box aquarium filters 6.  Internal Aquarium Filters 7.  Sump Aquarium Filters *  My...

A Beautiful, Elegant Aquarium With Driftwood & Stone

A Beautiful, Elegant Aquarium With Driftwood & Stone

Adding driftwood and stone decor to your aquarium Decorating an aquarium is equal parts pragmatism and creativity. With enough care, you can decorate your tank with almost anything you can envision. The trinkets and items you include in your aquariums environment are...

How To Care For Your Fish Bowl

How To Care For Your Fish Bowl

To you the reader: In this article, I have done my best to provide you with the most helpful, easy to understand information that I can in regards to caring for fish bowls. 6 steps that will guide you in caring for your fish bowl. 1.  To maximize the oxygen levels in...

Aquarium Supplies I Use

Aquarium Supplies I Use

My promise to you, the reader: I am going to do my utmost to provide you with good, useful  information about the aquarium suppies I use in my hobby. _________________________________ Whether you’re new to the hobby or a seasoned hobbyist,, it’s always nice to get a...