Ready to Move Into a Bigger Tank? Tips to Prep for the New Tank

Bigger tanks offer more swimming and growing space for your resident fish collection, room to add more, and they make…

Buying a Healthy Coral Frag: A Beginners Guide

Buying corals for your reef can sometimes be a tough decision. Here are a few signs to look out for…

Types of Water Pumps for the Aquarium to Get You Flowin’

There are many types of water pumps used in aquariums and especially with reef tanks, but not all water pumps…

Lighting a Freshwater Planted Aquarium… Properly

Planted aquariums need good lighting to support plant growth. There are many types of aquarium light fixtures, but which are…

How To Size a Return Pump

Water flow is critical for your reef’s health. A return pump moves water through the filter sump and back into…

Getting Rid of Algae in the Freshwater Aquarium

Nuisance algae can be unsightly and hard to control in any tank, for any aquarist. So we have gathered some…

Best Saltwater Aquariums: Our Top Picks

Best of Saltwater Aquariums While saltwater aquariums were once reserved for dedicated hobbyists, they are now more accessible and easier…

UV Sterilization and the Reef Aquarium

First used to disinfect drinking water in Europe, UV sterilization for a reef aquarium has been found to have its…

The Best Aquarium Canister Filters: Our Top Picks

Best of Canister Filters Aquarium filtration has come a long way in the past few years. Canister filters still remain…

How to Cure Rock for Your Reef

In the early days of reef keeping live rock was harvested from unprotected reefs, shipped by air and then trucked…