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Anyone can appreciate the art of aquascaping. When you consider the vast number of beautiful setups and the masterpieces created by aquatic artists such as Amano and Oliver Knott, it becomes clear that aquascaping is truly an art form. However, it also requires a plan and some vision. While an aquarium with its basic hardware supports the fish and invertebrates that fascinate us, the purposefully aquascaped aquarium inevitably captivates us. What starts as a plain [...]

2019-02-18T15:09:12-05:00January 30, 2019|AQUASCAPING & DECOR, NEW TO THE HOBBY|


Choosing the right food for your tropical fish does require that you understand some basic information about the species you are keeping as well as of the food itself. Here are some fundamental questions you need to ask yourself when putting together a menu for your fish. 1- WHERE DO MY FISH PREFER TO FEED? Different fish have evolved in different environments, and as such they have a different physiology to help them feed effectively. [...]

2018-10-17T18:01:35-05:00April 24, 2017|FISH, PLANTS & CORALS, NEW TO THE HOBBY, NUTRITION|


FILTRATION MEDIA 101 For OPTIMAL WATER CONDITIONS In an enclosed aquarium environment, toxic compounds can accumulate quickly. In fact, your fish never stop producing waste as they go about their day, therefore, continuous filtration is necessary to ensure their survival. It not only helps by removing harmful elements from the tank, but also traps debris, oxygenates the water and provides ideal surfaces for beneficial nitrifying bacteria to cultivate upon. [...]

2019-03-24T17:43:47-05:00April 22, 2017|FILTRATIONS & PUMPS|


Fluval Edge. YouTube is loaded with great examples of how desktop aquarium owners have taken small tanks and adapted quality lighting and other equipment to grow coral, and support small marine fish species very well. Convenience + cost + set-up time: The benefits of going nano or mini for a marine tank are undeniable. That said, the smaller aquarium does trade off important, inherent advantages versus going big, the most important is stable water quality, [...]

2019-01-02T21:08:38-05:00April 4, 2017|SALTWATER|


The Fluval M-Series of marine aquarium kits represent a stylish offer with some really unique cool features, both aesthetic and functional. In fact when this series was designed, we built in a back filter from another perspective altogether. THE BACK FILTER We incorporated flexibility into how and what the aquarium keeper wants to use as a filter system. We consider a protein skimmer to be mandatory so we included a nice energy-efficient modular unit that [...]

2018-10-24T05:44:17-05:00April 4, 2017|SALTWATER|