Aquarium heater guide – Does my fish tank need a heater or not?

Tropical fish are best kept at a temperature ranging between 22 and 30 degrees Celsius. In most climates this temperature is not constant throughout the seasons so an aquarium heater is used. These devices warm the water to the desired level enabling tropical species to be kept none the less. In the past heating the … Continue reading Aquarium heater guide – Does my fish tank need a heater or not?

Eheim Classic 2217 – best and quietest canister filter review

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The Eheim Classic 2217 is certainly one of the best & quietest canister filters from Eheim. The Eheim 2217  is designed for aquariums that  can hold about 160 gallons and the pump has a water out put of approximately 264 gallons per hour. Eheim 2217 canister filter Eheim 2217 canister filter review Ideal for fish … Continue reading Eheim Classic 2217 – best and quietest canister filter review

How to choose the best aquarium filter for fish tank setup

The best aquarium filter is basically the most important part when setting up a freshwater fish tank. If you don’t have this then the water in your fish tank will become similar to a stagnant pond with almost nothing will able to live in the water except the green algae. The external filter is actually … Continue reading How to choose the best aquarium filter for fish tank setup

How to start your first fish tank – what to consider

Dimensions of the fish tank Aquarium surface area is important. This will contribute to providing superior oxygenation and facilitate the creation of an attractive aquatic theme. Height needs consideration. Marine and fresh water environments can benefit from taller aquariums, which can provide superior conditions for certain species of fish and plants. A 20 gallon aquarium … Continue reading How to start your first fish tank – what to consider

Why a 20 gallon glass fish tank is better than acrylic one

From the days of glass tanks in the 60’s and 70’s with the metal frame tanks that were very heavy is unsightly to the eyes, technology has improved and other materials can be used for creating your dream aquarium. Now 20 gallon aquarium come in all shapes and sizes due to the new technology of acrylics … Continue reading Why a 20 gallon glass fish tank is better than acrylic one

Why 29-30 gallon fish tank is better than a 5 or 10 gallon aquarium?

It is easier to maintain a 29-30 gallon aquarium than a 5 gallon aquarium or a 10 gallon aquarium because we can easily maintain the temperature of it due to the bigger size. We will be able to remain the chemical composition inside the tank's water. We can easily keep the 1 inch fish in … Continue reading Why 29-30 gallon fish tank is better than a 5 or 10 gallon aquarium?