Top 10 Mistakes New Fish Owners Make – #5

The #5 Mistake - Not Understanding Filtration Mastering the ins and outs of filtration in aquatic systems can seem a daunting task for new owners, but we're going to make it SO EASY!! To start out, there are three types of filtration going on in your fish system: Mechanical (floss, sponges, pads) - These components [...]

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How to Clean a Fish Tank

Sounds simple? Do it right and keep your stress minimal! Wash your hands and arms to your elbows. Unplug filter and lights. If you have any UV lights, unplug those too. Close any valves if you have a sump so it doesn't overflow. Remove any synthetic decor and scrub it with hot water and a [...]