Let there be light! Thomas fills us in on the fixture he chose for his high-tech planted aquarium, demonstrates its worthiness, and gives some solid outtakes.
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In this episode, Thomas talks filtration and heating, and shows you what he chose for his new High Tech Planted Tank! Let us know what YOU use on our high tech tank in the comments below!
You’ve seen us build our low-tech planted tank, now we want to show you the differences in a HIGH-TECH build! Check out Episode 01, where Thomas outlines his glass choice and placement, and walks us through the concept of a high-tech tank!
Have an older aquarium that you want to use? Nervous that it may not hold water? Time for a leak test. It’s a simple process, but follow these simple steps to avoid disaster!
Choosing an aquarium heater is not a difficult process, but will take some forethought. You need a heater that will give you the control you need, while being durable and safe enough to last. In this video, we walk you through the basics of choosing an aquarium heater!
Mistakes happen in a split second, and knowing what to do in the moment can mean the difference between saving your aquatic pets or watching them perish. In this video, we outline the most crucial step to take in the event of an overdose to your aquarium!
Yet another Volume in this ongoing series, where our viewers send us photos and video of their aquarium for Thomas to REACT to! He gives his opinions, advice, and general praise!
Thomas is still working to make his Low Tech Planted Tank as good as it can be, but he’s had a few surprises along the way (including some unwelcome inhabitants)!
Algae is the bane of many aquarists’ lives, but with these ten simple steps, you can minimize and control the spread of algae throughout your aquarium! Share with us YOUR methods for keeping algae in check– comment below!
Our 6th volume of our REACT series! Join Thomas and Brian as they showcase YOUR aquariums, give helpful feedback and have some fun!
The Big Al’s video team finally got to meet The King of DIY! Thomas toured Joey’s gallery and had him as a guest host in our REACT series! He also came to visit us in our studio and made his own video about meeting us, so be sure to check it out!
Choosing the right aquarium can seem daunting when you’re new to the hobby of fish-keeping. What size tank should you get? Should it be big or small? Made of glass or plastic? What aquarium will be right for the fish you’d like? In this video, our Aquatics Enthusiast, Thomas, walks you through everything you need […]