6 Best Aquarium Heaters For Your Fish Tank 7

6 Best Aquarium Heaters For Your Fish Tank
Aquarium heaters are essential equipment for your freshwater and saltwater aquariums. The rule of thumb is, the ratio between heater wattage and aquarium size should be about 3 to 5 watts for each gallon to keep your fish happy and healthy. So let’s say, for example, a 50-watt heater will heat properly for an aquarium ...

Essential Aquarium Water Test Kits

Essential Aquarium Water Test Kits
The quality of water in an aquarium is very much like the quality of air we breathe. Like us, all marine life requires that their environment fall within a certain range in order to maintain health and life. When it falls out of that range in one way or another it affects health and eventually, ...

5 Best Nano Protein Skimmers 3

5 Best Nano Protein Skimmers
A nano aquarium refers to a small-volume tank not exceeding 40 gallon capacity. It is any tank that is between 5 to 30 gallons, but can still function as a unit independently on its own. Although nano tanks can only house a few aquatic life, there is still a great deal of work that goes ...

Infographic: Saltwater vs Freshwater Tanks 4

Infographic: Saltwater vs Freshwater Tanks
Fish are exquisite, aquatic animals that are not only beautiful to behold, but also known to have therapeutic effects, well! If you’re toying with the idea of investing in fish, but still mulling over your fish tank options, the very first step lies in determining the age ole’ quandary: Saltwater or Freshwater? Selecting a freshwater ...

5 Best Aquarium Gravel Cleaners 12

5 Best Aquarium Gravel Cleaners
Gravel cleaning is a laborious task but yet important in keeping a healthy aquarium. Filtration systems and protein skimmers are not enough to maintain a healthy environment inside the tank. Cleaning gravel is also necessary to ensure that fishes as well as marine plants thrive in an ideal aquatic environment. For first time aquarists, cleaning ...

First Warning Signs that your Neon Tetra is Dying 108

First Warning Signs that your Neon Tetra is Dying
The Neon Tetra is one of the most popular fish species among hobbyists. This particular species has been collected by aquarists for more than eight decades now. The neon tetra’s striking iridescent hues and peaceful quality makes it an excellent addition to a non-aggressive aquarium environment. The neon tetra is a tropical fish that originated ...

7 Awesome Desktop Aquariums for the Office 6

7 Awesome Desktop Aquariums for the Office
An aquarium at the office is not only decorative in nature, but is known to feature therapeutic effects too. Not all of us are aware that an installed aquarium at the office actually has proven soothing impact on human health. Even a small desktop aquarium or fish bowl actually offers a multitude of health benefits ...

[DIY] Make Your Own Aquarium Sponge Filter 4

[DIY] Make Your Own Aquarium Sponge Filter
What should be your number one concern as a home aquarist? Water Quality. After all, water is the medium where your fish live and breathe, so it only makes sense that you should figure out how to filter as much dirt from it on a regular basis as possible. But with the costs these days, ...

3 Simple Ways To Clean Aquarium Glass 6

3 Simple Ways To Clean Aquarium Glass
Owning an aquarium is a very relaxing and enjoyable hobby. It can provide endless hours of enjoyment to watch. That is until the aquarium glass begins to get dirty. Taking the time to clean aquarium glass can be a pain to endure. Many people avoid owning aquariums because they don’t want the hassle of cleaning ...

6 Common Questions On Algae Growth – Answered! 6

6 Common Questions On Algae Growth - Answered!
This probably is the most burning question among hobbyists, “Why and how does algae grow in my aquarium?” Time and again we see algae entering our tank out of nowhere causing a lot of nuisance and disrupting the whole living environment of our marine life. It’s not ideal to have menacing algae in the aquarium, ...