I’ve started posting my experiment with cheap aquarium plant seeds direct from china. I posted about the first and second days previously to show my progress. It’s been a few … Continue reading Cheap Aquarium Seeds Update
Welcome back to my experiment trying to raise a beautiful aquascape ground cover from cheap aquarium plant seeds. I didn’t expect have an update so soon, and this is a … Continue reading Cheap Aquarium Plant Seeds Day 2
I’ve decided to evaluate the usefulness of aquarium plant seeds imported from overseas. These can be had inexpensively, so I think they may be a good addition to the store. … Continue reading Cheap Aquarium Plant Seeds Test Day 1
Do you hate scraping algae and crud off your aquarium glass? Do you also wish you had a little robot that could take video of your aquarium whenever you wanted? … Continue reading Moai Combines Laziness, Photography
Protein skimmers are a necessary but often expensive part of marine reef aquarium keeping. Good models can cost hundreds of dollars. Being on a tight budget, I decided to try … Continue reading Review – Lee’s Countercurrent Skimmer
If you follow this site (why don’t you? Just click the button on the right), you’ll know I recently had to re-scape my creek tank thanks to some feline hi-jinx. … Continue reading August ‘Scape Update
If you read my previous build article on my 29 gallon creek tank, you may have noticed I took a shortcut in the aquarium furniture department. I warned against doing … Continue reading Dedicated Aquarium Stands: Goood
Just a look at what a single tiny java fern grew up to be in my 60 gallon planted tank.
When using DIY aquarium solutions, be careful everything is set up right. This is the story of how I accidentally poisoned my primary display tank.
Setting up an aquarium on an impulse is not a smart idea. Generally speaking, anyway. I had a bit of an odd situation where I realized I needed to rehome … Continue reading Impulse Build: 29 Gallon Creek Tank
If you regularly add anything to your aquarium like fertilizer for planted tanks, you know what a pain doing it every day can be. There are sweet precision dosing pumps … Continue reading Use Inexpensive Equipment for Automatic Aquarium Dosing
If you have live aquarium plants in your tank, you are probably familiar with Seachem Flourish Excel (or just Excel). It’s a liquid-based carbon source that helps boost plant growth … Continue reading Cheaper Flourish Excel: Generic at a Fraction of the Price
I’m a big fan of the API master test kit for testing the basic water conditions of my fish tank. You test the water in your aquarium too, right? If … Continue reading Your Test Kit May be Lying to You: Fix Nitrate Readings