Aquarium Care & Maintenance

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...

Is it necessary to ground an aquarium?

Is it necessary to ground an aquarium?

To prevent aquarium shocks, there are several methods for grounding an aquarium; select the one that works best for you. Read more...

Placement of Aquarium Heaters

Placement of Aquarium Heaters

The aquarium heater should be placed properly to ensure that the tank is heated evenly. Here are some easy heater location suggestions. Read more...

Controversy Over Undergravel Filters

Controversy Over Undergravel Filters

Many aquarists believe that the necessity for an undergravel filter has passed them by as aquarium filtration technology progresses. Read more...

Aquarium Filters with Activated Carbon

Aquarium Filters with Activated Carbon

Activated carbon offers both advantages and disadvantages in freshwater aquariums. Learn what activated carbon can and cannot accomplish, as well as how to utilize it. Read more...

Aquarium Fish Acriflavine

Aquarium Fish Acriflavine

Acriflavine is a medicine commonly used in aquarium fish to treat fungal infections and external parasites. Read more...

Understanding the Basics of the Nitrogen Cycle in Aquariums

Understanding the Basics of the Nitrogen Cycle in Aquariums

The continuous conversion of nitrogenous chemicals is referred to as the nitrogen cycle. Ammonia is transformed into nitrite, which is then transformed into nitrate. Read more...

Aquarium plants become clogged with algae and must be cleaned.

Aquarium plants become clogged with algae and must be cleaned.

Plants are a crucial aspect of any aquarium's design, but what happens when they become contaminated by algae? Read more...

Choosing the Correct Aquarium Equipment Size

Choosing the Correct Aquarium Equipment Size

While setting up your first aquarium, familiarize yourself with different tank sizes, heaters, filters, and substrate volumes. Read more...

Determine the Sources of Smelly Aquarium Water and Treat Them

Determine the Sources of Smelly Aquarium Water and Treat Them

If you have a stinky aquarium, you must clean it. Dead fish, rotting food, and decomposing plants may all generate foul odors. Read more...