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We're a group of aquarists that are on a mission to make Aquascaping the next big hobby. If you're obsessed with the art of crystal-clear water and pristinely-trimmed plants, you're in the right place. We cover a variety of topics, including technique, tutorials, interviews, showcases, and more.

Seachem Tidal 110 vs Aqua Clear 110

Seachem Tidal 110 vs Aqua Clear 110

A helpful and detailed comparison of the Seachem Tidal 110 vs Aqua Clear 110 filter, this will help you decide which is best for you.

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How Many Discus In A 60 Gallon Tank

How Many Discus In A 60 Gallon Tank

Discus fish need big tanks to be happy and healthy, wondering how many you can house in a 60 gallon tank? here is the answer.

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Java Fern vs Amazon Sword: Differences

Java Fern vs Amazon Sword: Differences

A helpful and detailed comparison of Java Fern VS Amazon Sword aquarium plants, they are both excellent but have a few differences.

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Best Food For Blood Parrot Fish

Best Food For Blood Parrot Fish

Blood Parrot Fish need the right foods to stay healthy and enhance color, these are the 5 best options and here is why.

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Will Algae Wafers Grow Algae

Will Algae Wafers Grow Algae

Worried that algae wafers will cause algae to grow in your tank? read this for a full rundown of what you need to know, it's actually quite a complex topic.

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Fish Tank Filter Blowing Bubbles: Explained & Fixed

Fish Tank Filter Blowing Bubbles: Explained & Fixed

If your fish tank filter is blowing bubbles then it's probably due to one of these 6 reasons. Here is how to fix the problem.

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Fluval C Series vs Aquaclear Filter

Fluval C Series vs Aquaclear Filter

A very detailed comparison of the Fluval C Series VS Aquaclear filter, not sure which one to get? this will help you decide.

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Aquarium Spray Bar vs Nozzle

Aquarium Spray Bar vs Nozzle

A helpful and detailed rundown of aquarium spray bars vs nozzles, if you are not sure then this should help you decide which is best for you.

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How Many Cichlids In A 55 Gallon Tank

How Many Cichlids In A 55 Gallon Tank

If you are wondering how many cichlids you can house in a 55 gallon tank then here is a helpful and detailed answer.

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Best Breeding Trap For Guppies: Top 5

Best Breeding Trap For Guppies: Top 5

We have narrowed it down to these 5 as the best breeding traps for Guppies, here is why and what you need to know.

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Do African Dwarf Frogs Eat Ghost Shrimp

Do African Dwarf Frogs Eat Ghost Shrimp

Wondering if your African Dwarf Frogs will eat Ghost Shrimp? here is what you do need to know before you think about housing them together.

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Best Filter For Axolotl Tank: Top 5

Best Filter For Axolotl Tank: Top 5

We have narrowed it down to these 5 as being the best filters for Axolotl tanks, here is why and what you need to look out for.

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Freshwater Aquarium Sand vs Gravel

Freshwater Aquarium Sand vs Gravel

A detailed and helpful rundown on the main difference of freshwater aquarium sand vs gravels, if you have questions then here are the answers.

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Best 10 Gallon Aquarium Heaters (50 Watts)

Best 10 Gallon Aquarium Heaters (50 Watts)

We have narrowed it down to these 7 as being the best 10 gallon aquarium heaters, here is why and what to look for.

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How Many Peppermint Shrimp Per Tank

How Many Peppermint Shrimp Per Tank

A complete guide of what you need to know about Peppermint shrimp, we look at how many you should house and some other important essentials.

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5 Best Aquarium Decorations For Goldfish

5 Best Aquarium Decorations For Goldfish

The right aquarium decorations can really help make your Goldfish tank look great, these are what we feel are the 5 best and why.

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Canister Filter vs Power Filter

Canister Filter vs Power Filter

A very detailed rundown and comparison of Canister Filters Vs Power Filters, If you are not sure which is best for your tank then this will help you out.

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Best Heating Pad For Hermit Crabs

Best Heating Pad For Hermit Crabs

Our helpful buyers guide on finding the best heating pad for hermit crabs, we have narrowed it down to these 5 options. Here is why and what you need to know.

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Fish Food Flakes vs Pellets: Differences

Fish Food Flakes vs Pellets: Differences

Our helpful rundown of fish food flakes vs pellets, there are pros and cons to each but this article should help you decide which is better for you and your tank.

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5 Best Algae Wafers For Plecos

5 Best Algae Wafers For Plecos

These are the 5 best algae wafers for Plecos, here is why and a run down of feeding essentials that you need to be aware of to ensure they stay healthy.

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5 Best Plants For Dwarf Gourami

5 Best Plants For Dwarf Gourami

We personally feel that these are the 5 best plants for Dwarf Gourami's, here is why and a detailed rundown of each one to give you some suggestions.

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Bare Bottom Tank vs Gravel Tank

Bare Bottom Tank vs Gravel Tank

A detailed rundown of bare bottom tanks vs gravel, if you are on the fence there here are the main pros and cons to each which should help you decide which is best for you.

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600+ Good Betta Fish Names (Male & Female)

600+ Good Betta Fish Names (Male & Female)

A massive list of creative and awesome names for Betta Fish, for both male and females. If you need some good suggestions then look no further! we have got you covered.

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Best 10 Gallon Aquarium Filter: Reviews

Best 10 Gallon Aquarium Filter: Reviews

A helpful buyers guide on finding the best 10 gallon aquarium filter, we have narrowed it down to these 5 options. Here is why.

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How Big Do Dwarf Gouramis Get?

How Big Do Dwarf Gouramis Get?

A helpful guide on Dwarf Gouramis size and how to get them to grow big and ensure they stay healthy.

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How Many Neon Tetras In A 10 Gallon Tank

How Many Neon Tetras In A 10 Gallon Tank

An helpful guide of how many Neon Tetras you can (and should) house in a 10 Gallon tank and some other essentials that you need to know.

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How Many Glofish In A 5 Gallon Tank?

How Many Glofish In A 5 Gallon Tank?

Before you get any number of these cool little fish, there are some things that you need to know. The main question we are here to answer today is; how many glofish in a 5 gallon tank?

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Why Does My Betta Fish Keeping Swimming To The Top?

Why Does My Betta Fish Keeping Swimming To The Top?

If your Betta keeps swimming to the top of the tank then it's probably due to one of these 4 reasons, here is how to fix it.

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How To Stop A Pond From Leaking: Guide

How To Stop A Pond From Leaking: Guide

This guide covers how to identify and fix pond leaks and what the common issues are, most of them you can easily fix yourself and we show you how.

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What Are Bloodworms Used For?

What Are Bloodworms Used For?

A detailed look at bloodworms; what they are used for, what they look like and how to breed them.

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How To Set Up A Bubbler In A Fish Tank

How To Set Up A Bubbler In A Fish Tank

Questions about setting up a bubbler? this is a step by step guide on how to set one up in your fish tank the right way and the benefits of using one.

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How Big Do Mbuna Cichlids Get?

How Big Do Mbuna Cichlids Get?

Questions around Mbuna Cichlids size and ideal tank conditions? this post has the answers to help you look after and maximize the growth of your Cichlids the right way.

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What Size Tank For 2 Goldfish

What Size Tank For 2 Goldfish

We cover the ideal tank sizes for housing 2 goldfish and what else you need to consider for both common and fancy goldfish.

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How Much Sand Do I Need For My Aquarium?

How Much Sand Do I Need For My Aquarium?

Want to know how much sand you need for you aquarium? this article has the answers and covers the important factors involved to consider depending on what you want to achieve.

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How To Tell If A Tiger Barb Is Pregnant

How To Tell If A Tiger Barb Is Pregnant

If you have questions around Tiger barb pregnancy then this article will help, we cover how you tell if your tiger barb is pregnant, breeding behaviour and how long the process takes.

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How To Use Aquarium Sponge Filters

How To Use Aquarium Sponge Filters

Questions about aquarium sponge filters? this article covers the ins and outs of them from how to use them, pros, cons and much more.

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How To Clean Algae From Aquarium Rocks

How To Clean Algae From Aquarium Rocks

A simple step by step guide on how to clean algae from aquarium rocks the easy and effective way, we also look at the problems algae can cause in aquariums and preventing blooms.

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How To Clean A Fish Tank After Disease

How To Clean A Fish Tank After Disease

A complete step by step guide on how to clean a fish tank after disease the right way and some essential disease prevention tips.

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How To Decorate A Fish Tank With Household Items

How To Decorate A Fish Tank With Household Items

We cover the essentials when it comes to using household items to decorate your tank, what is safe to use and what you should avoid using at all costs.

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How Big Do Feeder Fish Get

How Big Do Feeder Fish Get

Questions with feeder fish? this article will help. We cover the main types of feeder fish and how big each of them get.

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What Fish Eat Mealworms

What Fish Eat Mealworms

This article looks at what mealworms are and what fish can eat them, if you have questions around mealworms then this should answer your questions.

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Fluval Edge Gravel Cleaner Review

Fluval Edge Gravel Cleaner Review

If you are thinking of buying the Fluval Edge gravel cleaner then this will review will help, we look at the features, pros and cons to help you decide if it's the right option.

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Best PAR Meter For Reef Tank: Top 3

Best PAR Meter For Reef Tank: Top 3

Looking for the best par meter for reef tanks? we review our top 3 picks along with a bunch of helpful information to help you decide.

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What To Feed Baby Painted Turtles

What To Feed Baby Painted Turtles

If you have questions around what to feed baby painted turtles then this article will help, we cover the ideal diet and our top 5 best food picks

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How Often To Change Pond Water & Why

How Often To Change Pond Water & Why

Questions around pond water changes? we are here to help, we look at why water changes are important the 3 best ways to do it.

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Best Reef Octopus Skimmer: Top 5

Best Reef Octopus Skimmer: Top 5

We cover what we feel are the top 5 best reef octopus skimmers, each reviewed in detail to help you decide on the right option for your tank

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Best Filter For Betta Fish: Top 10

Best Filter For Betta Fish: Top 10

Need help finding the best filter for your betta fish tank? we cover our top 10 picks that cater for a variety of tank sizes and provide the right features that a Betta needs.

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How To Use Melafix & Does It Work?

How To Use Melafix & Does It Work?

If you wondering how to use Melafix and if it actually works then this article has the answers, we look at how effective it is and what it can actually treat.

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10 Best Aquarium Heaters: Reviews

10 Best Aquarium Heaters: Reviews

Need help finding the best aquarium heater for your tank? we have reviewed the top 10 and put together some essential information you need to know before buying.

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How Big Do Bettas Get: Size & Growth Guide

How Big Do Bettas Get: Size & Growth Guide

We cover how big do bettas get in the wild and in Aquariums. And the 3 main ways to maximise the growth of your betta fish, they are simple but very effective.

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Aqueon Quietflow Internal Power Filter Review

Aqueon Quietflow Internal Power Filter Review

If you are considering buying the Aqueon Quietflow Internal Power filter then this review will help you, we take a very detailed look at what this filter has to offer and how good it really is.

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How To Kill Mosquito Eggs In Ponds

How To Kill Mosquito Eggs In Ponds

We take a look at the effects Mosquitos can have on a pond and the best way to kill mosquito eggs and prevent them going forwards.

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Marineland Magnum Polishing Internal Canister Filter Review

Marineland Magnum Polishing Internal Canister Filter Review

If you are considering buying the Marineland Magnum Polishing Internal Canister filter then this review will help you, we take a very detailed look at what this filter has to offer and how good it really is.

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10 Best Protein Skimmers: Detailed Reviews

10 Best Protein Skimmers: Detailed Reviews

Looking for the best protein skimmer? our reviews cover our top 10 picks that we feel are the main contenders for the money and options for most tank sizes.

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How Many Guppies In A 5 Gallon Tank?

How Many Guppies In A 5 Gallon Tank?

We cover how many guppies you should have in a 5 gallon tank, how big they grow and some helpful care tips so you can look after them the right way.

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Back To The Roots Water Garden Review

Back To The Roots Water Garden Review

If you are considering buying the Back To The Roots Water Garden tank then this review will help you, we take a very detailed look at what this unique tank has to offer and how good it really is.

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Why Do Fish Jump Out Of Their Tanks?

Why Do Fish Jump Out Of Their Tanks?

We cover the 4 main reasons why your fish might be jumping out of their tank, what to look for and the solutions to stop it happening going forwards.

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Best Turtle Tank: Top 3 Reviews

Best Turtle Tank: Top 3 Reviews

We review what we feel are the 3 best turtle tanks along with some essential information on selecting the right size and cleaning the tank properly.

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How To Fix A Leaking Fish Tank

How To Fix A Leaking Fish Tank

If you need help spotting and fixing a leak in your fish tank then this article will help you, this is a step by step guide on how to fix it.

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Best Tropical Fish Book For Beginners

Best Tropical Fish Book For Beginners

Need help finding the right tropical fish book for beginners? we have put together a list of what we consider to be the best 5 books with a detailed overview of each.

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How To Stop Fish From Breeding

How To Stop Fish From Breeding

This is a detailed guide on how to stop fish from breeding, there are 4 main steps that you can take plus we cover the best way to get rid of unwanted fish the correct way.

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Best Filter For Guppies: Top 3

Best Filter For Guppies: Top 3

Looking for the best filter for guppies and need some help? we cover our top 3 filter picks with a very detailed overview of each looking at pros, cons and more to help you decide.

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How To Keep Duckweed Out Of Filter

How To Keep Duckweed Out Of Filter

Want to know how to keep duckweed out of your filter? this article has the answers, we cover the best 4 ways and also how to get rid of duckweed.

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Marineland Penguin 350 Review

Marineland Penguin 350 Review

If you are considering buying the Marineland Penguin 350 filter then this review will help you, we take a very detailed look at what this filter has to offer and how good it really is.

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How Big Can Koi Fish Get?

How Big Can Koi Fish Get?

If you have questions around Koi fish growth then this article has the answers, we look at how big do koi fish actually get and how to maximize growth the right way.

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Marineland Emperor 400 Filter Review

Marineland Emperor 400 Filter Review

If you are considering buying the Marineland Emperor 400 filter then this review will help you, we take a very detailed look at what this filter has to offer and how good it really is.

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How To Care For Koi Eggs The Right Way

How To Care For Koi Eggs The Right Way

Our detailed guide covers how to care for koi eggs the correct way, we cover everything from initially spotting the eggs right through to taking care of the fry.

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Fluval C2 Power Filter Review

Fluval C2 Power Filter Review

If you are considering buying the Fluval C2 power filter then this review will help you, we take a very detailed look at what this filter has to offer and how good it really is.

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How To Keep Betta Water Warm Without A Heater

How To Keep Betta Water Warm Without A Heater

If you don't have a heater right now for your Betta these 5 solutions should help to keep the tank water warmer but these should just serve as a temporary solution.

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Tetra Waterfall Globe Aquarium Review

Tetra Waterfall Globe Aquarium Review

If you are considering buying the Tetra Waterfall Globe aquarium then this review will help you, we take a very detailed look at what this tank has to offer and how good it really is.

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How To Give A Fish CPR: Detailed Guide

How To Give A Fish CPR: Detailed Guide

Losing pet fish is never a nice experience, we cover some emergency steps that you can take such as CPR in order to try to get your fish breathing again.

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Hagen Fluval G3 Advanced Filtration System Review

Hagen Fluval G3 Advanced Filtration System Review

If you are considering buying the G3 Advanced Filtration System from Hagen Fluval then this review will help you, we take a very detailed look at what this filter has to offer and how good it really is.

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Best Betta Fish Tanks: Top 10 Reviews

Best Betta Fish Tanks: Top 10 Reviews

Looking for the best betta fish tank and need some help? We have researched and put together a list of the top 10 options, each covered in great detail to help you decide on the right option for you and your betta.

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How To Grow Coral In Aquariums

How To Grow Coral In Aquariums

Growing coral doesn't have to be tricky, this is a detailed how to guide that covers pretty much everything you need to getting your reef tank started.

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Best GFO For Reef Tank: Top 5

Best GFO For Reef Tank: Top 5

Looking for the best GFO for reef tanks? we cover our top 5 picks in detail along with answering some common GFO related questions to help you.

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How To Keep Driftwood From Floating

How To Keep Driftwood From Floating

We cover the best 5 ways on how to keep driftwood from floating, driftwood comes with lots of benefits to your tank so it's important to know how to anchor it down correctly which is what we cover here.

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Best Aquatic Turtle Heater: Top 5

Best Aquatic Turtle Heater: Top 5

We review what we consider to be the 5 best aquatic turtle heaters that cater most tank sizes, we take a detailed look into the features, pros and cons of each to help you pick the right option.

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Why Are My Goldfish Fins Turning Black?

Why Are My Goldfish Fins Turning Black?

We cover the main 3 reasons why your goldfishes fins are turning black, some are health related that need immediate attention and others are not so this article should give you some insight.

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Best Substrate For Betta Fish Tank

Best Substrate For Betta Fish Tank

Getting the best substrate for betta fish is important for many reasons, we have put together a list of the top 10 substrate options for your tank to help you decide along with some important information.

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What Is The Function Of The Swim Bladder

What Is The Function Of The Swim Bladder

We cover the ins and outs of a Swim bladder, what it is and it's function of giving fish buoyancy. If you questions around the topic then this article should help.

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Best 2.5 Gallon Tank For Betta Fish

Best 2.5 Gallon Tank For Betta Fish

We cover and review what we feel are some of the best 2.5 gallon tanks for betta fish, we have carefully selected 3 picks and covered them in detail to help you decide.

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How Do You Tell If Fish Are Male Or Female?

How Do You Tell If Fish Are Male Or Female?

We cover the 7 main ways to find out if your fish is male or female, it can vary slightly depend on the type of fish but these 7 points should give you the answer in most cases.

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How To Take Care Of A Piranha Fish

How To Take Care Of A Piranha Fish

This guide covers basically everything you need to know on how to take care of a Piranha fish properly, we cover all the equipment and care essentials in great detail to help you.

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The 8 Best Pond Heaters & Deicers: Reviews

The 8 Best Pond Heaters & Deicers: Reviews

We cover what we feel are the best 8 pond heaters or deicers, each reviewed in great detail along with some essential information you need to know before buying one, let us help you.

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Best Hang On Back Overflow Box: Reviews

Best Hang On Back Overflow Box: Reviews

Our 5 picks and reviews make finding the best hang on back overflow box a simple task, we have researched and put together very detailed reviews of the top contenders to help you.

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How To Clear Muddy Pond Water

How To Clear Muddy Pond Water

This article covers the 4 most effective ways on how to clear muddy pond water, there are lots of techniques but we feel these 4 are the best ways.

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Best Treatment To Treat Flukes In Koi

Best Treatment To Treat Flukes In Koi

We cover the best treatments to treat flukes in Koi and pretty much everything you need to know about this disease from how to identify it, symptoms and prevention methods.

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How To Make Tap Water Safe For Ponds

How To Make Tap Water Safe For Ponds

This is a detailed guide on how to make tap water safe for ponds, what you need to lookout for and how to remove chlorine to get the right parameters.

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How To Keep Birds Away From Fish Ponds

How To Keep Birds Away From Fish Ponds

We cover the 7 most effective way on how to keep birds away from fish ponds, there are plenty of great repellents out there but we feel these are the best.

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How Do Leeches Get Into Ponds?

How Do Leeches Get Into Ponds?

Leeches do get into ponds albeit it's not a common occurrence, this article looks at how do they get into ponds and how to remove them quickly.

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Best Way To Clean Algae From Pond

Best Way To Clean Algae From Pond

The ultimate guide on how to safely clean and remove algae from your pond, we look different algae types and the best products to help you eliminate and prevent it.

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How To Clean Live Aquarium Plants

How To Clean Live Aquarium Plants

We cover the best 3 ways on how to clean live aquarium plants, these are simple but very effective techniques that we personally use and recommend.

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How Big Do Mollies Get: Size Guide

How Big Do Mollies Get: Size Guide

Wondering how big do Mollies get? we cover the growth sizes of the common 11 types of molly fish along with some helpful care tips.

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How To Make A Betta Pond

How To Make A Betta Pond

If you want to know how to make a betta pond the right way then this article will help, we cover the 8 essentials to create the right pond environment for your betta fish.

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How To Keep Pond Water Clean Without Filter

How To Keep Pond Water Clean Without Filter

We cover the 10 best ways to keep pond water clean without using a filter, these are essential tips to avoid algae and diseases in your pond.

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Best Bio Media For Saltwater: Reviews

Best Bio Media For Saltwater: Reviews

Need help finding the best bio media for saltwater tanks? we have put together a list of our top 7 media picks that we feel are best options for your tank and why.

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How To Grow Duckweed For Feed

How To Grow Duckweed For Feed

We take a detailed look on the most effective and easiest way to grow duckweed for feed, if you need help and want to know how it's done then this should help you out.

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Best Nano Media Reactor: Reviews

Best Nano Media Reactor: Reviews

We review what we feel are the 5 best nano media reactors, we look at the pros and cons of each and the benefits of using one of these in your fish tank.

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How To Clean Fish Tank Ornaments From Algae

How To Clean Fish Tank Ornaments From Algae

We cover some of the easy but effective ways of cleaning algae from your fish tank ornaments, we also look at ways to stop algae growing back to avoid the issue in the future.

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Best Pond Dye Reviews: Top 10

Best Pond Dye Reviews: Top 10

This is a very detailed buying guide for anyone whom is looking for the best pond dye, we cover our top 10 picks and reviews along with some essential information that you need to know before buying any dye solution for your pond.

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