How to Gain Control of your Silicate Situation

One of the most abundant elements on earth, silicon in its soluble form (silicate) can contribute to diatom outbreaks. So…

The Best Hang-On-Back Aquarium Accessories

Best Hang-On-Back Aquarium Equipment Oftentimes, drilling an aquarium can cause more stress than it’s even worth. Without a sump, hobbyists…

Evaporation in Your Aquarium: Process, Causes, and How to Reduce It!

Evaporation occurs at the surface of the water, lost to the air in the room, but never returns to the…

Kalkwasser Explained and How to Mix Your Own Solution

Maintaining calcium and alkalinity levels is important because an imbalance in either one can limit the growth of your corals…

Top Causes of Cloudy Water in Freshwater Tanks and How to Clear it Up

Cloudy freshwater is most common in newly set-up tanks, but can happen, anytime. Here we discuss some of the top…

Best Aquarium Rock: Our Top Picks

Best Aquarium Rock Building an aquascape for a new aquarium is one of the most exciting yet time consuming steps…

Chasing Coral Color & Growth – The 4 Pillars of Reef Keeping

Chasing numbers often leads aquarists to the misconception that they need to achieve certain parameters to get growth and color…

Reefer Resolutions: Achieve Your Aquarium Goals

Marine Depot New Years Resolutions It's almost 2021! and to celebrate, the Marine Depot team is revealing the tools you…

How to Downsize to a Smaller Tank: Tips and Pointers

Whatever the reason may be, a downsize to a smaller tank is sometimes needed. So Team MD has put together…

Best Aquarium Return Pumps: Our Top Picks

Best of Return Pumps Having the proper flow and water turnover rate is one of the most crucial aspects of…