Monthly Archives: March 2012

Having Your Aquarium Water Tested

Having your aquarium water tested when you go to your LFS (Local Fish Stores)  is a great way to compare the results you get at home to theirs. We take advantage of this every time we go to Preuss Pets. … Continue reading

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What is Aiptasia and What Are Tips for Removing Aiptasia?

There are a few tips and tricks to keep in mind when you are gunning down and removing Aiptasia and below is what has worked for us. Where do they come from? When using live rock and live sand that … Continue reading

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Why are there bubbles in the substrate?

For the past couple of weeks we have been noticing bubbles in the substrate of our tank. To find out if this was normal and acceptable, we did some research online. As with all topics related to saltwater aquariums, we … Continue reading

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Reef Tank Progression: One Month

Reef Tank Progression: One Month It has been about a month since we first put cured live rock in our aquarium and set up our first saltwater reef tank. We just wanted to give a visual update of how its … Continue reading

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How to attach corals in your reef aquarium

Once we picked our corals and got them home, we needed to figure out how to attach corals in your reef aquarium. But with the high water flow, emerald crabs, and clownfish in the tank, just setting them on the … Continue reading

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Choosing Corals For Your Reef Aquarium

We have the option to keep our saltwater tank a “FO”, or fish-only tank, a “FOWLR”, or Fish Only With Live Rock tank, or a reef tank. We want a reef tank, and because we want the focal point of the tank … Continue reading

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