The Mbuna Aquarium

Mbunas, are the perfect fish for beginners. Their colors are flamboyant, breeding is easy, they are robust and, above all, intelligent. Today, we’re talking about Mbunas. First of all, what is an Mbuna? In the dialect of the Tonga people of Lake Malawi, Mbuna means “rock fish”. Mbuna is a term used to group different

How to Breed Angelfish

Breeding Angelfish The Setup 20 gallon aquarium Air pump.in line, airstone Hang on back filter 150 watt heater Spawning slate Piece of driftwood and plants eg Java Fern Water is around 78 degrees farenheit Use 2 parts pure RO water to 1 part aged tap water for s higher hatch rate Now add one well

Basic Aquarium Maintenance

The Beginners Aquarium: Basic Aquarium Maintenance As much as sometimes we wish it were so our aquariums simply will not ever take care of themselves so that means we’ve got do something about it. We need to perform basic maintenance to keep our fish happy and healthy and looking its best. The first thing you

TDS Meters Must Be Used Correctly.

TDS meters can kill shrimp and fish if you don’t know how to use them correctly. I want to talk about TDS meters. I interact with you guys a lot. The more I interact, the more I feel like the majority of people using a TDS meter aren’t getting all they can out of one.

Top 10 Most Expensive Aquarium Fish

Top 10 Most Expensive Fish ever Sold If you are a hobbyist or aquarist adding up some rare fishes to your list or if you are just a person who like to see fishes in aquariums then you may be certainly willing to know the top 10 most expensive fishes in the world that are

Get Rid of Reef Aquarium Algae

Get Rid of Reef Aquarium Algae We will start by talking about why do you have algae in your tank, is it a problem? A fresh look at limiting factors, predators, poisons and inhospitable environments for algae. Our focus is going to be on algae but most of what we talk about today also applies

How Effective are UV Sterilizers

How Effective are UV Sterilizers? Every week we do our best to help you guys, members of the reefing community enjoy your tanks and find new ways to explore the hobby. We do that by following the set up and progression of this one hundred and sixty gallon reef tank. This week we are going

Keeping and Breeding Gourami fishes

Top 10 facts and care guide for gourami fishes I am going to tell you something about the gourami fishes. I had a dwarf kissing gourami in my aquarium and you know it was a calm, bit shy and interactive fish. It always comes in front when I approach the aquarium however becomes shy after

Reef Aquarium Temperature Control

Reef Aquarium Temperature Control We do our best to help you guys, members of the reefing community enjoy your tanks and find new ways to explore the hobby. We do that by following the set up and progression of this 160 gallon reef tank. This week we are going to talk about temperature control. We

Top 20 Most Beautiful Fishes in the World

Top 20 Most Beautiful Fishes in the World Beautiful fishes remind us of the unique creations of nature that exist in oceans and rivers. There are some really exotic and beautiful fishes that exist in the world. They have their own unique features and habitats that they live in and often kept as beautiful pets