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  1. Freshwater Discussion
    Hi everyone, my 75g reef is just not where I want it to be. Ive done saltwater for 3 years now, and have upgraded lights, filters switched to RO/DI water even upgraded from my 55g to the 75g. This is tank is costing me a fortune in corals and having to buy ro water weekly. Ive been intrigued by...
  2. Tank Specs
    I've got three tanks so far. 3g Betta tank with a pink and white elephant ear betta 5.5g Betta Tank -Red Crowntail Betta -2 Kuhli Loaches -Zebra Nerita Snail -3 Ghost shrimp (which may or may not be alive) -Various live plants with a large piece of driftwood 55g Saltwater reef tank...
  3. Freshwater Discussion
    Hey there!(: It seems that some pest snails have hitch hiked into my planted tank, and I'd like to use a small fish to naturally rid of them.(: I love the look of the pea puffers, but I'm worried one would hurt or kill my fish I have now. The tank is 37 gallons, and more tall and thin rather...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Hello to all reefers, New member here and newbie to the reef world.... A little while back my 75 gallon Fresh Water Planted tanked leaked! I had to tear everything down, I had been in the hobby for 10 years and almost quit... I have always admired the salt water reef tank from a far but...
  5. Freshwater Discussion
    My fiance really hates the look of my 55 gal FW tank because I have fake plants and fake decorations in it. She wants me to switch over to a more "natural" natural look. So a few weeks ago we combed the beaches to find some driftwood and I've been soaking it for the last couple of weeks to clean...
  6. Lighting
    I recently made Led lighting system for my small planted tank its still under experiment. Generally people buy the led drivers which is good and straight forward. In my project i wanted to decrease the cost so I made the driver and fine tuned it after burning some led's:D it was fun. With few...
  7. Freshwater Discussion
    Hello, I'm wanting to make my already established tank of about 2 years into a planted aquarium. I was wondering what the best way to do this would be, and will the tank have to cycle again? I am going to remove the fish when I do this, but should they be kept in another tank for a while to let...
  8. Freshwater Discussion
    I am going to have an 88 gallon, partially planted freshwater community tank. I am not sure what equipment I need for it. Been researching, but there's so much out there! I need to set it up a way that I have some current on one side, and some nearly still water on the other to accomodate the...
  9. Freshwater Discussion
    :help:Hello everyone! I am planning to upgrade my 30 gallon freshwater to an 88.5 gallon freshwater. I have done a lot of google searches about upgrading tanks, but thought I'd post here just incase someone has tips/advise different from anything I've read. It's going to be a tricky move...we...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    Hey everyone i just started up a planted tank and right away my water turned brown i think this was because the guy at my local fish store told me to put clay under my substraight for fertilizer and so i did and i put sand over it and than rocks over the sand and right away after i put in the...
  11. Freshwater Discussion
    new planted 10g to complement 20g nano reef in my living room. lighting is going to consist of an old eclipse top of the tank filtration system, which i had lying around, cut out the filtriation system and cut off the back panel, epoxied a dowel in for support. I replaced the bulb with a ge...
  12. Northeast Florida Marine Aquarium Society
    These are freshwater tanks, but some of the aquascaping is amazing... http://www.adana-usa.com/index.php?main_page=afa_portfolio
  13. Seahorses & Pipefish
    Work in progress, but it's progressing. Had to pruin a lot do to a flat worm problem, but it's going well for my first real planted tank. The seahorse loves the hunting of all the pods. Good Stuff.
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