Fish Profile: Black Molly 2

Fish Profile: Black Molly
The Short-Finned Molly (Poecilia sphenops), also known as the Black Molly or Common Molly, is a very popular aquarium fish native to Mexico. Their hardiness and wide range of colors makes these fish a good choice for beginners. There are many different varieties of the Short-Finned Molly, including Dalmatian, Lyre-tail harlequin, platinum, gold dust and ...

5 Best Aquarium UV Sterilizers 3

5 Best Aquarium UV Sterilizers
In the movie Finding Nemo, the Tank Gang worked all night to make their aquarium green and dirty but was completely surprised to find their tank squeaky clean in the morning. How did that happen? Well, Peach, the Starfish, gave a factual answer – it’s a UV Sterilizer! Indeed, this machine that eradicates algae, fungi, ...

Fish Profile: Catalina Goby

Fish Profile: Catalina Goby
The Catalina Goby, also known as the Blue-Banded Goby, is a very popular saltwater aquarium fish native to dense kelp forests in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Its natural habitat ranges from the Gulf of California, Mexico to Ecuador and northern Peru. It is found in deep (around 76 m) coastal waters and utilizes small rocky ...

Infographics: 10 Little Known Facts About Clownfish

Infographics: 10 Little Known Facts About Clownfish
What you don’t know about clownfish will blow your mind. Ask any four year-old what their favorite fish is and chances are you’ll get a resounding “Nemo!” for an answer. But it’s not just because of the Disney character Nemo that clownfish became an instant favorite for home aquarium owners. It’s because clownfish are really ...

DIY: How To Reseal Your Aquarium 4

DIY: How To Reseal Your Aquarium
Do you have a leak in your aquarium? Looking for ways to do it for cheap? Not to worry, today we’ll take a look at how easy resealing your aquarium really is (or can be). It may look like a daunting task at first but once you break it down, it’s quite simple really. This ...

Tank of The Month Roundup Series 2014 2

Tank of The Month Roundup Series 2014
We would like to start the year with a happy note on how great the past year had been for HomeAquaria.com. Whatever we have accomplished, we owe much to our subscribers and all the indefatigable aquaria hobbyists out there who are always ready to share to the world their beautiful works of art/science – their ...

DIY: 5 Simple Fish Food Recipes 3

DIY: 5 Simple Fish Food Recipes
A happy and satisfying tank life for your fish friends will not be possible without your love and attention. After all, pet ownership comes with responsibilities, like feeding them and making sure their habitation is well-maintained. But if you really want your swimming creatures to be happy and healthy, you can go beyond giving them ...

Fish Profile: Yellow Watchman Goby

Fish Profile: Yellow Watchman Goby
The Yellow Watchman Goby is a popular saltwater aquarium fish which belongs to the family Gobiidae under Order Perciformes of Class Actinoperygii. It is also referred to as Yellow Shrimp Goby, Banded Prawn Goby, Gold Shrimp Goby, Prawn Goby, Midas Goby, Iga Tubumata, Watchman Gold and Yellow Spotted Blenny. The yellow watchman goby is native ...

Review: JellyfishArt Desktop Jellyfish Tank 9

Review: JellyfishArt Desktop Jellyfish Tank
There comes a time when savvy aquarium keepers like you who have been maintaining a variety of water species would like to go to the next level in aquatic husbandry. Levelling up, you say? Try keeping a jelly fish. Having jelly fish as pets can be exciting, not to mention aesthetically relaxing (and can actually ...

5 Best Aquarium Chillers 2

5 Best Aquarium Chillers
Have you checked your tank’s temperature lately? If you’ve installed a new lighting system in your room or in your aquarium, or if there’s a sudden heat-spell in your area (usually happens during summer months), chances are the temperature of the water for your fish is no longer suitable to keep your precious pets alive ...