The Best Nano Reef Tanks | 2019 Comparison (Updated)

Reef tank aquariums can be expensive to setup and difficult to maintain. Nano reef aquariums are a great lower cost solution, allowing you to keep corals and anemones in smaller tanks. Nano reefs have become popular the last decade and the technology available has rapidly improved and become more affordable. The best nano reef tanks won’t break the bank and will have the best coral keeping tech available.

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The Top 5 Betta Fish Food | 2018 Comparison

Betta fish or ‘Siamese fighting fish’ are a very unique species that require special care and diet. They are one of the most popular aquarium fish due to their stunning bright colors and easy care. If you have just purchased a betta fish, you should know that in the wild, their diets are very different from other species like gold fish or guppies. Choosing the best Betta fish food is one of the first questions new owners ask.

While many species of fish follow a more plant based diet, bettas need more protein rich foods. Believe it or not, betta fish inhabit small puddles, ponds and water baths through Asia. They are truly unique in their habitat and adaptability.

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Black Friday Weekend | Best Aquarium Deals

Black Friday to Cyber Monday is the best weekend of the year to purchase electronics, clothing and homewares. Prices are often reduced on flagship goods that rarely go on sale. This is no different for aquarium products! Aquariums, filters, lights and  products go on sale over the weekend and its a great time to take advantage.

Best Deals This Weekend:

1. API Freshwater Test Kit $2141% OFF

Seriously, if you don’t have a test kit yet, this is the best deal from the #1 brand. Many aquarists consider a test kit to be the best investment you will ever make.

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Java Moss – Care, Tips, Moss Carpets & Moss Trees

Java Moss In the Aquarium

Java Moss is an aquatic plant that is commonly used in aquascaping and freshwater aquariums. Some tanks use Java Moss in obvious ways to form walls and trees. Other aquariums use the plant sparingly just on wood or rocks. It is very easy to grow, inexpensive and can improve your tanks health. Let’s learn more.

A carefully constructed Java Moss bonsai tree
A carefully constructed and densely grown Java Moss & Christmas Moss bonsai tree

If you’ve just purchased your first tank and  you’re still somewhat new to the aquarist game, there are a lot of useful things to know about Java moss. Aside from being a beautiful addition to any aquarium, this moss helps improve overall water quality, reduce algae growth, and provide protection and food for breeding fish.

Java Moss is useful for covering the substrate, rocks and driftwood

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Top 10 Best Fish Tanks – August 2017 Review & Picks

Choosing Your Fish Tank

There’s something soothing about the thought of coming home from a long day’s work, sitting back on your couch, and admiring the sight of multi colored fish swimming in the distance. Add to that the sight of a dimly lit aquarium with soft sounds of running water and you’ve got yourself a relaxing ambiance. The best fish tanks are easy to maintain and can be started for a low price.

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