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Our comprehensive selection of fishkeeping guides & tips. These articles have all the information you need to build the perfect aquarium; from information on various aquarium fish species, to freshwater, saltwater, or planted fish tank guides.  

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Cloudy Aquarium Water And What Causes It

You've just bought a brand new aquarium and set it up. Only a few days have passed since you cleaned it and you noticed that the water is now cloudy. You are probably worried and asking yourself where you went wrong - but don't...
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How To Read a Fish Tank Thermometer Strip

Are you confused as to how to read a fish tank thermometer strip? In this article, we reveal how. Despite the fact that it is a tiny piece of equipment, don't underestimate the importance of an aquarium thermometer strip. Temperature is an important factor that...

How to Decorate A Fish Tank

Decorating a fish tank isn't as hard as you thought. Before your fish can come into the picture, you need to create a suitable home for them. In this article, we'll explain how to incorporate plants, rocks/stones, substrate, and other decoratins into your fish...

How To Recognize Stress In Aquarium Fish

Signs of stress in aquarium fish Fish manifest stress through different factors. These are the most common : Physical changes. Stress tends to directly manifest on the body of a fish, so keep an eye out. If you notice changes in color or the appearance...

How to Introduce a New Fish to Your Fish Tank

Introducing a new fish to an aquarium can be tricky. While your current pets may enjoy the environment of your fish tank, the newcomers may not. All species of fish are sensitive to sudden changes in pH value or water temperature. In this article, we've...

The Nitrogen Cycle Explained

Once you've bought your aquarium, you're likely going to want to see it filled with fish as soon as possible. This is a very common mistake, especially among beginners. In order for your fish to stay healthy, it's essential to establish a healthy and stable...

How to care for a Betta Fish – The Ultimate Guide

The Siamese fighting fish, also known as the Betta fish, have been kept as pets for a little over a century. Their beauty and ease of maintenance have made them an extremely popular aquarium fish; almost every pet store today keeps several Bettas on display. Still, despite their popularity,...

Cloudy Aquarium Water And What Causes It

You've just bought a brand new aquarium and set it up. Only a few days have passed since you cleaned it and you noticed...

How To Read a Fish Tank Thermometer Strip

Are you confused as to how to read a fish tank thermometer strip? In this article, we reveal how. Despite the fact that it is...

How To Select The Right Aquarium Lighting

Selecting the appropriate aquarium lighting can be a tricky job. However, if you understand how lighting impacts your aquarium, making the right choice. Why is...

How to Decorate A Fish Tank

Decorating a fish tank isn't as hard as you thought. Before your fish can come into the picture, you need to create a suitable...

Top 5 Best Aquarium Backgrounds in 2018

An aquarium background is a manufactured background that you stick onto the inner our outer glass of your aquarium. It makes your fish stand...