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  1. Top Fin strikes again

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I saw all the posts on how good black gravel looks and went to Petsmart. I had previously gotten blue and orange Top Fin for another tank. Colander rinsing those colors with tank temp water (76F) yielded good results. It did not take very long and maybe 1/16 fell out the small holes (so not...
  2. Planting in gravel

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hi all, I am pretty much a newbie at this. I have a gravel substrate and want to start planting. I was thinking about adding a finer substrate to the gravel to "tighten" it up. I have Tetras, Danios, Gouramis, Killfish, Crayfish, Plecos, & Cats. I would love to hear the opinions of people...
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