Aquarium Care & Maintenance

How to Repair Glass Aquarium Leaks

How to Repair Glass Aquarium Leaks

Small leaks in glass aquariums may be easily repaired. Finding the source of the leak is the difficult part. It's almost never where you expect. Read more...

How to Lower High Aquarium Water Temperature

How to Lower High Aquarium Water Temperature

If water temperatures remain high for an extended length of time, they can be harmful or deadly to fish. This is how to deal with a heat issue. Read more...

Safe Stocking Guidelines for Aquariums

Safe Stocking Guidelines for Aquariums

Learn how to calculate how many fish your aquarium can accommodate using several approaches. Each approach has advantages and disadvantages, but they are all beneficial. Read more...

Purchasing an Aquarium for a Teen or Child

Purchasing an Aquarium for a Teen or Child

Here are some of the most important elements to consider when helping a child or adolescent get their first aquarium and learn about tank choices, decorations, and more. Read more...

Aquarium Filter Media Packing Order Tips

Aquarium Filter Media Packing Order Tips

While you may fill your canister filter however you choose, there is a basic rule of thumb for adding filter material for optimal performance. Read more...

Why is Gravel or Substrate Required in an Aquarium?

Why is Gravel or Substrate Required in an Aquarium?

It would be a mistake to believe that gravel or any other type of substrate is just for aesthetic purposes. It is strongly suggested that it be used in an aquarium. Read more...

How to Heat a Fish Tank Without Using Electricity

How to Heat a Fish Tank Without Using Electricity

We rely on a continual power supply to keep our aquariums going, but what happens if the power goes out when you're trying to safeguard your fish? Read more...

Cleaning Your Aquarium Using Bleach

Cleaning Your Aquarium Using Bleach

If used appropriately and blended with water, bleach is a safe solution to use for cleaning an aquarium and its components. Read more...