Many new hobbyists learn that to start a siphon from their aquarium to a bucket, they have to suck on one end of the tubing and get a quick taste of aquarium water. Gross! In this video, we share three ways to start a siphon without risking a mouthful of water!
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What plants are best suited for low-tech planted tanks? Thomas, our Aquatics Expert, gives you his TOP FIVE favourites!
Many beginners in the aquatic hobby assume that because tap water is safe for humans to consume, it’s also safe for their fish! This is not really accurate. While tap water CAN be used in your aquarium, there are certain steps you should take if you want to ensure the health and happiness of your […]
Testing your water parameters doesn’t have to take long at all– it can be super quick and simple with the SR Aquaristik Speed Test kit!
One of our local Humane Society offices reached out for aquatic help with some fish they’ve rescued. Big Al’s came to the rescue and hooked them up so their fish can breathe easy and live happily! Help out YOUR local Humane Society any way you can!
Your filter is the lifeblood of your aquarium. Without it, all would be lost! In this video, Thomas provides crucial information and tips regarding your aquarium filter, outlining just how crucial it really is!
In this video, Thomas shows you how to build a simple yet stunning Vampire Crab enclosure! Using Hydroballs, Reptisoil, and more fantastic items, learn how to create a custom setup for your crabby pets!
If your nitrates are running rampant and you don’t have time to do water changes every time the wind blows, check out Thomas’ recommendation for how to alleviate the problem!
Thomas talks about some of the misconceptions regarding UV sterilizers, and chats a bit about what they do, what they do NOT, and what YOU should never do with yours.
One year into the 265 Mega-Build, Thomas goes over some changes he’s made, some lessons he’s learned, and some successes he’s had!
This new media reactor from Seapora will help you augment your sump’s filtration, making your job easier and keeping your aquarium functioning and looking great!
Josh shows us a simple tip to help avoid wet messes (and help you free up your hands) during a water change!