Pot Scrubbers For Bio Media

Pot Scrubbers for bio media

A couple months ago I removed all the expensive bio media from both of my FX6’s filtering my 210G Overstocked African Cichlid Tank and replaced them with nothing but Pot Scrubbers for bio media. That’s insane right, what was I thinking…if you want to find out what happened to my tank, then continue reading below! […]

Aquarium Water Changes Necessary? – Yes, Here’s why

Water Changes Necessary

Are aquarium water changes necessary? Absolutely! If you’re still unsure about how important water changes are I’m going to assume you’re pretty new to the hobby, and if so, you’ve come to the right place. Water changes are the number 1 most important part of maintaining your aquarium. I’m sure you’ve already read a bunch […]

HOB Filter – The Need To Know

HOB FIlter

Most beginners in the hobby start out with a Hang On Back Filter or HOB Filter for short. In this article you’ll learn more information about how they work, how to improve their functionality, and how to keep them clean and running efficiently.   HOB Filters HOB filters are great because of their convenience. They […]

Aquarium Hobby – Top 3 Must Know

Aquarium Hobby

I remember a time when I was in the exact same spot you’re in right now. Researching my very first fish tank…Very exciting times! Well let me help welcome you to the aquarium hobby by giving you possibly the best value a beginner in the aquarium hobby needs. I’m going to give you the top […]

Sponge Filter – All You Need To Know (Multiple Benefits)

Sponge Filter

The Sponge Filter is a great tool in the aquarium hobby, so good that next time you walk into your local fish store pay attention to how many of their tanks use sponge filters…and there’s a reason for that. A sponge filter is a pretty simple piece of equipment. It’s a filter made out of […]

Aquarium Wave Maker Position- (Better Than Bubbles)

Aquarium Wave Maker

So you’re interested in learning more about Aquarium Wave Makers…But why should you use a wave maker? What are the benefits? Are they better than bubblers? How long should they stay on for? Where would be the best place to put them in YOUR tank?…Don’t worry you came to the right place. I’ve got answers […]

Fish Tank Ammonia – How to fix it right now (SIMPLE)

Fish Tank Ammonia

Fish Tank Ammonia is the number 1 killer of fish, especially in a new tank. If you have an ammonia spike I can help you resolve the problem right now! And hopefully save your fish in the process…In this article I’m going to give you the quick and easy fix! So there are plenty of […]

How to Clean Fluval 407 Filter

How to clean fluval 407 filter

The Fluval 407 is a seriously powerful filter. Knowing how to clean fluval 407 filter is just as important as keeping your tank clean. The 407  has the ability to clean even the most grungy and murky water, and provided it is set up properly and full of good media, filter it to near perfection. […]

Where to put Ceramic Rings in Filter

Where to put ceramic rings in filter

Where to put ceramic rings in filter is very important to get the most out of your bio-media. Ceramic rings are biological media that provides a very large surface area for beneficial bacteria to grow and live. This bacteria on your ceramic rings is required to complete the Nitrogen Cycle in your tank, which converts […]