55 vs 75 Gallon Aquarium, Which Should You Choose?

Choosing the right aquarium for your home or office is a big decision. There are many factors to consider, such as cost, size, and type of fish you want to keep. Two of the most popular sizes are 55 gallon and 75 gallon tanks. So, which one should you choose? We say 75, but… Here … Read more

No Nitrates in Fish Tank? This is What It Means

You may be shocked to test your aquarium water and see that there are no nitrates present. There should always be trace nitrates in an aquarium, so what gives? Well, the answer is actually pretty straightforward, Let’s dive in. What causes no nitrates in an aquarium? There are a number of potential causes for no … Read more

Will Dead Fish Help Cycle Tank, Or Will It Hurt The Tank?

People have come up with some really unique and interesting ways to help cycle an aquarium and jump-start the beneficial bacterial process. Some of those are incredibly effective and some or a bit misguided, But what about a dead fish? Will a dead fish help cycle a tank? Or will it do more harm than … Read more