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Aquarium Water Testing and Why it Matters

Not all aquarium life requires the same water parameters. It is critical for success to know which species you are…

Testing Test Kits: We Compared 5 Popular Aquarium pH Test Kits—Here Are the Results

For our test kit evaluation, we used a “blind” test panel of three persons. We knew what the pH levels…

You’re Using The Wrong Test Kit: Why Aqua Medic’s Marine Lab Is Better Than ICP For Many Hobbyists

Aqua Medic Water Testing is the only service that does not use ICP machines to get results. We reached out…

Secrets For Success: Rules You Should Follow To Keep Your Seahorse Aquarium Thriving

So you're interested in seahorses? It's easy to see why! Keeping seahorses is not more difficult than keeping a reef…

SeaChem PhosGuard is a fast-acting and effective way to lower phosphate in a reef tank

If you run a reef tank, chances are that you will also run into phosphates. Phosphate (PO4) is a compound…

How to Care for SPS Corals by Robert Farnsworth

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sf4YdgR7oL8 Within the reef aquarium hobby, you often hear the terms soft corals, LPS and SPS used to identify different groups of corals. Grouping corals in…

How to Care for Soft Corals By Robert Farnsworth, MarineDepot.com Reef Squad

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNTAk4f-oJ0 Within the reef aquarium hobby, you often hear the terms soft corals, LPS and SPS used to identify different groups of corals. Grouping corals in…

How to Care for LPS Corals By Robert Farnsworth, MarineDepot.com Reef Squad

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sf4YdgR7oL8 Within the reef aquarium hobby you often hear the terms soft corals, LPS and SPS used to identify different…

How to Maintain Calcium and Alkalinity By R. Farnsworth, MarineDepot.com Reef Squad

Calcium is an essential building block for wild and captive reefs alike. Calcium combines with carbonates (alkalinity) and other elements…

How and Why to Test Your Aquarium Water by Keith MacNeil, MarineDepot.com Reef Squad

We all know we should test our aquarium water regularly. Yet many of us fall into the "well, the tank…