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  1. Starting over advice

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    I have a 37 gallon aquarium and am thinking about what to get. I have had various Cichlids and Brackish Water fish in the past. I was wanting to get something interesting, and of a good size; even if its just 1 fish. Leaning more towards a spotted puffer, or some type of Cichlid again, but open...
  2. Top facts about freshwater crayfish fish

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
  3. New Aquarium Problems *I need help*

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello Tropicalfishkeeping community! I am turning to you guys for infos because the people at my local petshop are absolutely clueless about what to do in my aquarium. So let's start at the beginning. I had my aquarium for many years and everything was ok, until fish started dying for no...
  4. Seeking Aquarium Expert to Help Design and Architect an Automated Fish Room

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Who we are: We are an innovation company that does everything different (and usually better)… We’re not afraid to admit we are not experts in setting up automated aquarium systems so we here looking for someone to help us do this better, and faster! What we am looking for: I am looking for a...
  5. Upgrading filter

    Freshwater Aquarium Equipment
    I'm wanting to upgrade my filter, I'll be getting a 30 gallon tank soon, and I plan on having a big community, for the fish I want, I'll be find with a 30 gallon, but a 30 gallon filter will not do. I need at least one or two filters that works for about 50 gallons. Right now, I switched from a...
  6. Lighting for 10 Gallon Planted Tank (Current Satellite LED Plus vs Single T8 Bulb)

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    Hi All, I have a 10 gallon planted tank with an All Glass fluorescent tube light strip (single 18" T8 tube, with the fixture having a white plastic reflector), and was wondering if this is enough light for my current plants, or if I should consider upgrading the light fixture. I currently have...
  7. Moving soon need help asap

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello you all, I have made an account for this reason I am MOVING. I have a lovely, planted, ten gallon aquarium, home to 2 sterbai corycat fish, and some neon tetras. I'm not so concerned about the tetras but the cats are my babies. We are moving hardly a mile down the road to a bigger home...
  8. Tank won't Cycle

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I got my 125g setup finally. I wanted to cycle it with pure ammonia. I have done it before to 2 other tanks in my house successfully. It has now officially been 3 weeks since the first dosing of ammonia and it hasn't dropped at all. I brought the ammonia to 4ppm and have been testing it...
  9. Lights?

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    I am getting a Marineland 29 gallon aquarium and i found out that the light it comes with does not support plant growth. I need a light that is about 3 watts per gallon and is less than 100$. (If you have a better aquarium kit that you bought that is around 25 gallons, send me the link:-D)
  10. Need a New Aquarium for my fish don't know which to buy.

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I have recently decided to buy an aquarium and after doing my research, I found that there are several types of aquariums. What aquariums on this list are good for someone that wants healthy fish, but also wants to have something pretty to look at and have as decoration? Best Fish Tank...
  11. Designing 4 exhibits for New Mexico Aquarium....PLEASE HELP

    Advanced Saltwater Discussion
    You have been hired by the New Mexico Biological Park to create a new set of exhibits. The focus of the new gallery is the Pacific Region. The Gallery must contain the following 4 tanks representing the entire Pacific Region. Your job is to design the life support systems for the following...
  12. The right Ammonia for Fishless Cycle

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Is this ammonia what i'm looking for? It does not bubble at all when shook. Ace® Ammonia - 6 Pack - Industrial Cleaners - Ace Hardware Thank you.
  13. Dream fish tanks

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    I thought we could have some fun here... What is your dream fish tank that you wish you could have some day? I have two. For some reason, I always loved bottom feeders, more than other kinds of fish. Hey always have so much personality! So, I thought it would be amazing to have a custom made...
  14. Looking for a 'large' Fish Species that can occupy my Fluval Roma 240.

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    The last of my Community Fish has died of old age and as I do not want to go down the route of having a community tank again, I fancied a change. As a result I wanted a fairly large Species of Fish. I do understand that I'm not going to fit something as big as an Oscar Cichlid or the likes in...
  15. Putting Together a Planted Aquarium

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I've only recently joined this site and this is my first post, so I suppose a hello to all of you is in order. Hello! Now, I have a 30 gallon tank and I'd like to plant it, heavily. I hope to remove the external filter I have running now and possibly replace it with some form of sponge filter...
  16. Guppy Fry Tank Maintenence

    Fish Breeding
    The day after I brought my four pet female guppies home, I had around 30 baby guppy fry in the tank. Rather than trying to fish out all the fry, I just took the adults out and set them up in another tank. I also took out the filter as I was afraid the fry would get killed in it. What do I do...
  17. Used Tank Has White Stains On Glass

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I just bought a 75 gallon tank used off of craigslist. When I got home I noticed the aquarium glass was really cloudy. It had white stains on all four sides of the glass. I got my aquarium sponge and some warm water and started cleaning it and it appeared to all come off and be clear, once a...
  18. Hello from Porthmadog

    Introduce Yourself
    Hello everybody! I am new to this forum. I live in Porthmadog in Uk. I used to have an Aquarium 1 year ago and had bought it 3 years ago. But I sold it 1 year ago due to moving from Southampton to Porthmadog. :-):-):-):-) How are you all?
  19. Fish tank official size

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Was wondering if anyone who had a regular 45 gallon fish tank. Could pull out a tape measure and give me exact measurements to the 1/16th an inch. Putting it in to a wall and not doing traditional trim work either. Much appreciated.
  20. Want to build a tank

    DIY Aquarium
    I currently have a 60 gallon tank but would like to upgrade to a 120 or above tank and would like to build it myself. I want to do 48 inches long and I'm thinking about 30 inches wide and 24 inches tall making it about a 150 gallon tank. I know I need 1/2 glass or acrilic buy I would like to...