Tutorial: DIY Fish Feeder Using A Cellphone 4

Tutorial: DIY Fish Feeder Using A Cellphone
An automatic fish feeder is a great way to ensure that your fish are getting the food they need whenever they need it. It's a simple solution for when you're away and if you don't have friend or family to get help from.  There is a variety of fish feeders that you can buy at ...

Exclusive Giveaway: Win An EcoQube (Worth $238) 4

Exclusive Giveaway: Win An EcoQube (Worth $238)
Great news! We’ve got a special giveaway worth $238 waiting for you.. We recently got an overwhelming response (here on the blog and on social media) on our post on the EcoQube Desktop Aquarium here. Thank you! It’s no surprise as the product is great in itself. What other product allows you to grow plants ...

10 Easy LPS Corals for Reef Tank Beginners 4

10 Easy LPS Corals for Reef Tank Beginners
Corals encompass a broad and interesting range of species. Some of the most popular corals for beginners in the saltwater aquarium hobby include LPS corals; which is simply an acronym for large polyp stony corals. There are a few SPS corals (small polyp stony corals) that are also recommended for beginning enthusiasts, but these require ...

The Secret Formula for Curing Ich 10

The Secret Formula for Curing Ich
Ich is one of the most common aquarium fish diseases and is one you’ll likely encounter in your aquarium adventures. So, is there a secret formula to curing Ich? In today’s guest post, Kevin Liang, the inventor of the EcoQube has a little secret formula to share in curing Ich. *drumroll* This so called “secret” ...

5 Common Aquarium Fish Diseases and Their Cure 5

5 Common Aquarium Fish Diseases and Their Cure
One of the most tragic events that could happen to your aquarium is that your loveable tank mates could get sick and die of a disease that you were unaware of how to cure. This post is here to help explain the top 5 most common aquarium fish diseases and how to fix them so ...

Keeping Saltwater Corals: What You Need to Know 2

Keeping Saltwater Corals: What You Need to Know
Saltwater corals are beautiful, relatively easy to care for if you have saltwater tank experience, and can completely change the look and balance of your aquarium’s environment. Although they are quite expensive to set up, a coral reef tank has the potential to be one of the most rewarding aquariums that a hobbyist can keep. ...

7 Brackish Water Aquarium Basics You Should Know 4

7 Brackish Water Aquarium Basics You Should Know
If you’ve ever purchased a Dragon Goby, Colombian Shark Catfish, or Fiddler Crab for your freshwater tank and found that they never thrived, it’s because these (and many other “freshwater” fish and invertebrates) are actually brackish! A brackish set up can be very interesting in their own right and can be a good stepping stone ...

What Do Corals Say About Reef Aquarium Lighting?

What Do Corals Say About Reef Aquarium Lighting?
In today’s post, we’ll take a look at how to pick the right aquarium lighting system for the beautiful corals in your reef tank. However, this isn’t your typical article with technical aspects to consider but rather looking at it from a different perspective; by letting your aquarium inhabitants decide! This post is specially written ...

5 Benefits of Having An Aquarium Wavemaker

5 Benefits of Having An Aquarium Wavemaker
Wavemakers have been available to aquarium owners for years now, but many owners aren’t aware of the multiple benefits of these simple and affordable pieces of equipment. To help you understand why these machines are so useful, here are the top five benefits that a wavemaker can offer your aquarium: 1. It helps fish stay ...

11 Easy Low Light Corals For Beginners 3

11 Easy Low Light Corals For Beginners
Keeping corals in a healthy aquarium might make beginner saltwater aquarists a bit nervous but with recent technology and knowledge about how to be successful with these beautiful creatures, it’s easy even for beginners to keep corals in a saltwater aquarium. There are many easy to care for and hardy low light corals that are ...