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.
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Josh shows us a simple tip to help avoid wet messes (and help you free up your hands) during a water change!
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!
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!
In this video, we show you how to build your own, custom underwater “bonsai” tree! Now this is a FUN addition to any aquarium. It’s simple to make and looks fantastic!
After a brief overview of low-tech planted tanks, and selecting a stand and aquarium in Episode 01, Thomas is back to talk about choosing filtration and temperature control!
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!
The time has come for Thomas to introduce plants into this low-tech planted tank build! Join him as he gives you his best tips and tricks to make this a success in YOUR tank!
Adding a Marina Hang-On Breeding Box to your aquarium will be endlessly helpful– there’s so many more uses for it beyond breeding! Check out our video to learn about all the possibilities and applications of the Marina Hang-On Breeding Box!
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!
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!