Fish Tank Filtration and You: A Foundation to Your Healthy Tank

Mechanical Biological Chemical Filtration

Happy fish, happy life. You didn’t buy a fish tank full of lovely fish just to watch them live a mediocre life, did you? I didn’t think so. I’m sure you know that you need filtration for your tank. However, there’s a lot more than just purchasing a filter. You have to make sure you … Read more

Filtration – Keep Your Fish Tank Clean Your Fish Need It

Filtration for Happy Fish

It may seem like a very basic concept, but keeping your fish tank clean is one of the most important things you can do for your fish. Good filtration is key.  It’s right up there with getting them food and keeping them in water! What are the repercussions of letting your tank get filthy? There … Read more

Nitrates can kill fish

Nitrate NO3

For anyone new to keeping fish there is a lot of information about keeping fish safe from the effect of ammonia and nitrites in the water. There is less written about the potentially deadly effects of nitrates in the aquarium. Nitrate is less toxic to fish than ammonia and nitrites, but it can still kill … Read more