Tank of the Month Roundup – May 2014

Tank of the Month Roundup – May 2014
Oh, the pain of leaving and moving on. That may very well be the theme for this month’s TOTMs as we hear about the drama and agony of tank owners having to leave or sell their tanks because they needed to move to another house. But the great story behind all these is that they ...

Fish Profile: Orange Stripe Prawn Goby

Fish Profile: Orange Stripe Prawn Goby
The Orange Stripe Prawn Goby is a very popular saltwater aquarium fish which is also known as Randall’s Goby, Randalli Goby, Randall Goby and Randall’s Shrimp Goby. It is a perch-like ray-finned fish that belongs to the family Gobiidae under the order Perciformes of the class Actinopterygii. In the wild, they can be found in Western ...

Fish Tank Ornaments: Spruce Up Your Tank For Below $20 1

Fish Tank Ornaments: Spruce Up Your Tank For Below $20
Don’t you just enjoy watching your little swimming creatures go in and out of that miniature shipwreck or hide inside Spongebob’s pineapple home? Colorful, interesting and even comic ornaments can really spruce up your tank and make it more attractive. The kind of ornament you put in can instantly make your tank less conventional and ...

Tank of the Month Roundup – April 2014 2

Tank of the Month Roundup – April 2014
This month’s Tanks of the Month are proof that once you get smitten by the beauty of sea life right under your roof, you’re in it for life. It takes a long time to perfect the art and science of home aquarium keeping but it is the process that matters most because it is when ...

7 Aquarium Filter Types You Should Know 2

7 Aquarium Filter Types You Should Know
There are many types of aquarium filters on the market today. Each one has a designated design for one’s preference. There are some basics that we need to learn about first such as the size of the aquarium versus the filter size and type along with the three types of filtration that occur in an ...

Aquarium Maintenance: Surviving a Power Outage 6

Aquarium Maintenance: Surviving a Power Outage
The worse thing that can happen to any home aquarium is a power outage. Whether it is an hour or multiple days, it can create havoc and possibly kill your fish if the correct steps are not taken during a power failure. This might even have a beginner hobbyist think that having an aquarium is ...

Tank of the Month Roundup – March 2014

Tank of the Month Roundup – March 2014
Pride and honor come occasionally in a person’s life and that’s the reason home aquaria keepers should really savor every moment and make the best out of being selected as Tank of the Month. Here at homeaquaria.com, we make sure winners of TOTM are given recognition twice over by having this TOTM round up. Salute ...

How To Increase Aquarium pH – Naturally! 7

How To Increase Aquarium pH - Naturally!
As a follow up to my previous post 4 Simple Ways to Lower Aquarium pH Naturally, I’m writing this article to help you understand why pH levels of your water suddenly dip and how to increase it to normal levels – naturally. Yes, it happens to almost all home aquaria owners. You thought everything’s fine ...

Tank of the Month Roundup – January 2014

Tank of the Month Roundup - January 2014
In the month of January, we saw a parade of great-looking tanks on the Web as they were featured on top aquarium websites that gave ample site space for those long articles about their chosen Tank of the Month. Here we’re giving a more concise– and easy to read– round up of four featured tanks ...

Review: BiOrb Flow Aquarium

Review: BiOrb Flow Aquarium
Having fish as pets is something that many people across the globe love doing. However, there are also a group of people that wish to jump into the hobby but get scared away – they simply think that it is too much work. Yes, keeping the tank clean and managing the water can feel like ...