It’s tough to choose between saltwater and freshwater aquariums. They both come with many advantages and disadvantages.  There are also many differences in terms of setups, costs, maintenance, and types of fish.  This article is intended to inform those aquarium enthusiasts about the main differences...

Create an aquarium that both you and your fish will love. There’s a bit of an art to creating your aquarium. The first priority is the health and happiness of your fish and, once you have that sorted, you can experiment with the layout and look....

Need tips and ideas for decorating your fish tank for the holidays? There's not much out there commercially in terms of Christmas decorations for aquariums, but no matter. With a little ingenuity, you can still make your fish tank festive.  The first thing you have to be mindful...

You may have heard that keeping saltwater fish is more difficult than keeping freshwater fish. Generally freshwater fish are hardier than saltwater fish; however there are a number of saltwater fish that are quite hardy. Whilst there are plenty of popular saltwater species, this article only features...

Clowns, Angels, Damsels, and More By Stan & Debbie Hauter / The Spruce Pets Awesome Beginner Fish Populating your first saltwater tank can be quite a challenge. You do not want to buy a fish that will be too difficult to begin with and you likely do not want...

In a perfect world, stocking an aquarium with fish would be as easy as picking out the prettiest or most interesting specimens, taking them home, and plopping them in a tank full of water. We’d never have to worry about our fish getting sick, being...

Originally posted on Bob's Tropical Fish - http://www.bobsfish.com/freshwater_fish.cfm Choosing Your Fish There are thousands of freshwater species that could potentially make good home aquarium residents, and hundreds of these species are commonly kept by hobbyists. So how can you choose the right fish for your tank? First you...

The task of filling a freshwater tank with fish can seem daunting. If this is your first time populating a freshwater fish tank, you may feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of fish you can choose from. To populate the tank, you'll need to find...

Originally Posted on Blue Planet Aquarium! Aquariums can help to breathe life (get it?) into almost any room. When selecting an aquarium for your home or office, follow these 5 tips to make sure it matches the rest of your interior design: Choose the Right Size An aquarium...

Article Originally Appeared on Fishkeeping World If you’re interested in keeping fish I’m sure you’ve already come across numerous myths about the differences between saltwater and freshwater aquariums. “Saltwater aquariums are more expensive…” “Beginners shouldn’t start with saltwater tanks…” “Saltwater aquariums grow more algae…” To lots of freshwater aquarists, saltwater...