How to remove tannins from aquarium water

So you just changed the water in your tank, and it’s nice and crystal clear. But later in the day, you take a look at it and what’s this! It’s as brown as tea! What the heck is up with that? Well, my friend, tannins caused this, and I’m going to teach you how to … Read more

Picking the correct Aquarium Gravel or Substrate

What you put on the bottom of your aquarium might seem like a small task, Not something you really give much thought too. But the fact is gravel or any other substrate type proves to be absolutely essential when it comes to the cultivation of beneficial bacteria as well as the overall health of your … Read more

Why should I use aquarium gravel in my tank?

Aquarium gravel is fun! It comes packed in a variety of shapes, colors, sizes, and qualities. And let’s not forget that nostalgic smell (That, with a combination of various species’ poop, is what makes that famous pet store smell!). Poop aside, Aquarium gravel has many important functions and isn’t meant to just look pretty. Filtering … Read more