Written by: Jeff Kurtz -Saltwater Smarts Routine maintenance is an unavoidable aspect of marine aquarium keeping, but let’s face it, most of us would much rather spend our time enjoying the fruits of our labor than actually doing said labor. With that in mind, anything we...

Author: Jeff Kurtz - Tropical Fish Magazine A Marine Aquarium Maintenance Checklist (The Salt Creep) “I understand saltwater aquariums are a lot of hard work. How many hours do you have to spend on yours each day to keep it looking like that?” “I’d love to start a...

If you want freshwater fish as aquarium pets, you need to know how to care for them. To keep your fish happy and healthy, following these tips will help make maintaining an aquarium fairly easy and trouble-free. Acclimate your fish. Fish are fragile. For best results,...

Most beginning aquarium owners are overwhelmed with the large number and variety of decisions required when setting up a new aquarium. The owner must decide on the type, size and placement of the aquarium; whether it will be freshwater or saltwater; live or plastic plants;...

Any Regular Routine is Better Than no Maintenance at All By Shirlie Sharpe Updated 04/22/18 A large part of keeping your fish healthy is ensuring that their habitat remains healthy. Regular maintenance is key to keeping the aquarium environment safe. One roadblock for aquarium owners is...

At East Coast Aquarium Designs, we strive to simplify what many people consider to be a “complicated” hobby. The truth is, if you understand a few simple aspects of aquariums, your experience will be much more endeared. In this article I am going to tell...

Originally Posted at Algone - For Healthy Aquarims - https://www.algone.com/aquarium-maintenance-tips-and-fish-care-guidelines Good aquarium maintenance practices will lead to a healthy aquatic environment and thriving fish, providing years of joy for the hobbyist. Jump to routine maintenance guide! Expensive and time-consuming problems can be prevented by spending thirty minutes on...

Feed Your Fish Sparingly! One of the most enjoyable times for the new hobbyist is watching the flurry of activity in the aquarium after that pinch or two of fish food hits the surface. Sometimes we're tempted to repeat the show 2-3 times a day,...