5 Best LED Lighting for Planted Tanks

When you have a planted tank, you can create a natural environment by introducing LED lighting. This not only provides the right lighting but also ensures that the temperatures are optimal. The LED lights will also add aesthetic value to the planted tank. This article reviews some of the best LED lights for planted tank … Read more

Air Pump Running But No Bubbles – How to Fix this?

Even though I own a fish, I didn’t know how to solve some of the basic problems associated with being a fish owner. For example, when the air pumps are not blowing bubbles. Although it may be tempting to buy a new air pump, you can always try to fix it yourself. There are ways … Read more

Will my fish tank fall through the floor?

So you have decided that you want a fun, large fish tank to be added to your home. That’s amazing! But, there are a few things to consider before you bring in your new fishy friends. Will my fish tank fall through the floor? How do you know if your space can support a 75, … Read more

How long will fish tank last?

Sitting in the waiting room at the doctor’s office and weekend trips to the zoo aren’t enough for you anymore; it’s time for you to have your own fish tank. Aquariums are expensive though, so you want to be sure it’s worth the investment. You find yourself asking: “how long will my new fish tank … Read more

Is changing the water in your aquarium necessary?

Sploosh! Recently, I’ve been wondering whether or not it is necessary to change that water in my filtered aquarium. I decided to do some additional research, and I’m proud to say that I have finally reached a conclusion. Is changing the water in your aquarium necessary? There are numerous reasons as to why it is … Read more

Can aquarium plants carry ich?

While trying to decide on which plants to buy for my aquarium, I became curious about plant itch. So, I researched to find out what causes ich and how to keep my aquatic plants safe from ich’s path. Do aquarium plants transfer ich to other fish? Yes, they do. Plants in an aquarium can carry … Read more

Aquarium Filter Current Too Strong – How to fix this issue?

Whoosh! I’ve always been trying to figure out exactly how to lower the power and current of that filer I attached to my aquarium. Lucky enough, my research has led me to some sufficient solutions. How Do You Reduce Filter’s Current in Your Aquarium? It would appear that there are several ways to achieve this … Read more

Where Do You Place an Aquarium Thermometer?

Tropical and Freshwater fish both need water in a certain temperature range to best thrive. The best way to keep a fish in the optimal temperature is to place a thermometer in their tank. I did some research to find the best way to include a thermometer in your aquarium. Where do you place an … Read more

What is surface agitation? Why is it so important?

Bloop. Bloop. I always wanted to know how my collection of goldfish can breathe in that tiny little fish tank. So, I researched aquariums and filtration systems just to see exactly how this was possible. What is surface agitation? Surface agitation is the paramount element in ensuring the lifeline of the fish inhabiting your aquarium. The … Read more

What does happen if the glass breaks in an aquarium?

I was relaxing and watching my colorful fish swim about in their glass aquarium when a baseball hit one of my windows, shattering it all over the floor. This startling event led me to wonder just what would happen to my fish if the glass were to break in their aquarium, and what I might … Read more