Thomas breaks down some aquarium lighting terms, filling you in on what’s crucial to know, and what is really just noise. He then reveals what light he decided to use for his Low-Tech Planted Tank!
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Thomas shows us how to safely introduce fish into a new freshwater aquarium! If you need to know how to set up a freshwater aquarium, check out the video here. For more #KeepOnTankin videos, subscribe to this blog, or follow our Big Al’s VOD channel on Vimeo.
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!
Welcome to our latest build! In this series, Thomas walks you through the build of a low-tech planted tank, giving his personal tips and tricks to make YOUR setup a breeze!
Josh shows us a simple tip to help avoid wet messes (and help you free up your hands) during a water change!
The Fluval SEA EVO 13.5 Saltwater Kit is a fantastic plug-and-play solution for those who want a beautiful, simple nano-reef. But what should stop you from modifying the system to get the absolute most from it? In #ProjectEVOlution, we show you our picks to customize the EVO and maximize results!
How do you know which substrate to choose for a low-tech planted tank? Thomas goes over his considerations and gives some suggestions that have worked well for him!
Josh gives us the low-down on the two available tools for testing our aquariums’ salinity!
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 […]
The last thing you want is an inaccurate salinity reading– that can be disastrous! That’s why it’s crucial that you keep your refractometer calibrated! Learn how in this video!
Our resident reef geek, Thomas, shows us how to create a natural looking aquarium using fake aquarium plants. Follow his simple formula, and you can’t go wrong!… Oh and by the way, can you guess how many times he says “natural” in this video? For more #KeepOnTankin videos, subscribe to this blog, or follow […]
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!