Saltwater algae control is quite a tricky issue that can become a big deal if left unattended. Unchecked algae will spread in no time, harming your water quality and the living conditions of your marine fish. However, getting algae control on marine aquariums right is not so difficult provided you understand why your fish tank […]
How To Clean A Tropical Fish Tank (and Other Aquarium Maintenance Questions)
Tank maintenance is one of those less than glamorous things nobody really talks about when discussing aquariums. However, in order to keep your fish happy and healthy, a regular maintenance routine is indispensable. Maintenance on freshwater and saltwater aquariums are different, so this article will focus on freshwater and tropical tanks, and you can check […]
Why is My Fish Tank Cloudy?
One of the most common issues with fish tanks is cloudy water. In most people’s minds, the ideal aquarium has crystal clear water, and as such many attempt to use chemical products such as water clarifiers in order to reestablish water clarity on their aquarium. However, that may be only hiding the symptoms of a […]
Caring for Discus Fish On Freshwater Aquariums
For those who believe that freshwater aquarium can’t match marine in regards to brightly colored fish, I want to introduce you to the Discus fish. Native to the Amazon river basin, Symphysodon is a genus of South American cichlids native to the Amazon river basin. With a distinctive disc shape and bright colors and patterns, […]