Do GloFish Need a Filter
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Do GloFish Need a Filter?

If you’re planning on getting GloFish, you might be asking yourself the question do GloFish need a filter? The short answer to this question is yes GloFish will need a filter. If you plan on keeping GloFish in a small fish tank we recommend you get a sponge filter (Amazon Link). For larger aquariums the […]

Best RO DI System for a Reef Tank
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Best RO DI System for a Reef Tank

In order to keep a thriving reef tank, you need to make sure your water is completely free of any contaminants that might harm your coral colonies. That means you either need to buy purified water from your local fish store, or you can purchase an RO DI System. Owning your own reverse osmosis system […]

Best Food for Oscar Fish Growth
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Best Food for Oscar Fish Growth

So, you just brought home a new Oscar and you want to know what type of food will help them reach their full potential. You probably even bought an Oscar because you want to keep a large impressive fish as a centerpiece in your aquarium. That’s why it is extremely important to feed them the […]

Aquarium Heater Size Calculator
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Aquarium Heater Size Calculator

    What Size Heater Do I Need for My Fish Tank? In order to select the right size heater for your fish tank, you need to know how many gallons of water your tank holds. Once you know how many gallons your aquarium holds, then a good rule of thumb to follow is that […]

Aquarium Weight Calculator
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Aquarium Weight Calculator

Aquarium Weight In order to calculate the weight of an aquarium, you will need to take a number of factors into consideration. The largest contributor to an aquariums weight is, of course, the weight of the water, but one thing most people tend to forget is the weight of the substrate and the dry weight […]

Aquarium Air Pump Size Calculator
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Aquarium Air Pump Size Calculator

    What Size Air Pump for a Fish Tank? A simple rule of thumb for selecting the right size air pump for a fish tank is that the air pump should have an output of at least 0.033 liters of air per minute per gallon of water. For example, if you have a 55 […]

Aquarium Filter Size Calculator
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Aquarium Filter Size Calculator

    What Size Fish Tank Filter Do I Need   In order to keep your aquariums water as clean as possible, it is recommended that you have a filter that is powerful enough to turn the tanks water over at least 4 times and hour. That means if you have a 20 gallon tank […]

How Many Fish in a Tank Calculator
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How Many Fish in a Tank Calculator

  How Many Fish per Gallon The most often quoted “rule” for how many tropical fish per gallon of water is one inch of fish per gallon of water. This advice works well for most slender-bodied fish, but it is not sufficient for larger wide bodied fish. The one inch per gallon rule also only […]