Choosing A Freshwater Aquarium Filter

by whispaq on July 7, 2019

TIP: Change your globes every six months for the best out-put. The human eye can’t tell from looking at it, but after 6 months the globes will start to loose their potency and plant growth will slow down.

There are two options available for you when it comes to buying vegetation for your aquarium. You can use live plants or artificial plants. Artificial vegetation requires less maintenance and you can use it forever, thus saving you lots of money. However, you still need to use live plants to keep the biological balance in the aquarium.

Once it’s filled you won’t be able to move it without emptying it first and you don’t want to do that, and try not to put it under the direct sunlight of a window or a very hot area, since heat makes algae grow faster, which means, cleaning will be harder, and high temperatures can actually harm some fish.

This aquarium ornament is decorated to look like reefs, a rock cave, and other pieces of the sea. It ha a cave that fish can swim in, not only decorating the aquarium, but giving your fish a new area to swim in. Exotic Environments Caribbean Living Reef Aquarium Ornament is brightly colored, strong, safe for aquariums, and made of poly resin.

Use some sponge filter for the filtration system to handle the biological load. Also required is an outside Whisper Aquarium Filters which picks up any waste that might be in the water.

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While a community fish devoid of teeth can’t literally tear apart another fish, it can do damage and over time, the victim fish will become stressed out, making it vulnerable to disease and bacteria. Watch how your fish interact. Make sure smaller fish have a place to hide and if you see a problem fish in your tank, you may want to put him in a different tank or donate him to a pet store. If you do notice a fish has been attacked you can help that fish recover (after you’ve removed the offender) by leaving the lights off in the tank a little longer than usual and adding some liquid stress coat to the tank.

You will also need a water PH test kit. The ideal PH for an Amazon aquarium is 5.5 – 6. This will mean that the water is soft just like the conditions in the Amazon river itself. You can lower your PH to suit if need be. The best way to do this is to add rain-water to the aquarium, catch it in a bucket if you have to when it rains. Rain-water is as soft as water can get and on its own can even be too soft. Another thing that helps soften the water is lots of driftwood, which we already have planned for the aquarium.

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