Archive | May, 2010

How To Safely Buy Fish Online

How To Safely Buy Fish Online

It is very easy to discover a fantastic species of fish online – one that will look perfect in your home aquarium. Unfortunately, many of the rarer species of aquarium fish are not easily purchased locally.  This means that hobbyists sometimes must resort to buying fish online – something that can be daunting the first […]

Aquarium Design

Aquarium Design

Some beginners will throw together a tank and in their enthusiasm to have it up and running and stocked with beautiful fish, will fail to realize that a bit of forethought into their aquarium design could have prevented them having to re-design their tank later. First, think about what type of fish you’d like to […]

How To Buy Fish

How To Buy Fish

Now we’re going to talk about the very reason you wanted to set up an aquarium in the first place. We’re going to talk about how to buy fish! This is undoubtedly the most fun part of setting up any aquarium. It’s like buying a house and decorating it yourself. You get to choose the […]

Aquarium Stand Choices

Aquarium Stand Choices

Your aquarium stand may be an even more important purchase than the aquarium itself! Think of it – you purchase everything you need, but decide you’ll just place your new aquarium on the bookshelf, saving you some money. Then, you come home one day to a soaked floor, dead fish and a huge mess.