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People often search for the cheapest way to get things done for their aquarium. Sometimes, it goes the other way, however a few times it actually works out for the better. A water conditioner might not always be a good solution to solve the problem. So, let’s talk about how you can make tap water safe for your fish without using a conditioner? Well, there are so many ways you can go while you make…

Ammonia is the most toxic thing you can have in your aquarium. This chemical compound can harm the fish in a way you will never understand and get over. So, when you test the water and see the high level of ammonia in the tank, you will sweat and worry a lot. I know the feeling, trust me. I have made way more mistakes in fishkeeping than I can imagine. But our problem isn’t the…

Nitrites in the aquarium are something no one will want, neither us nor your fish. Trust me your fish hates having nitrite in the tank as it hampers their health and longevity. If you see nitrite level spiking up in the tank even when you have brought ammonia level in check, then you have more tasks to do, my friend. Nitrite intoxication is equally hazardous as ammonia poisoning. But how to lower nitrite in an…

I know everyone thinks nitrate in the tank is not harmful rather it is essential for plants. I agree with this statement to some extent only. A high level of nitrate is as harmful as a high level of nitrite and ammonia. So, if you see your test kit indicating a high level of nitrate in an aquarium, prepare yourself for chores. You need to lower the nitrate level in an aquarium as soon as…

Every fish tank needs a filtration medium to clean the water. And each of the filters, may it be a simple sponge filter or a Hang on the back filter or a canister filter or an advanced filter sump filter, needs filter media in it. The purpose of a filter in the fish tank is to eliminate fish waste, excess food, floating dirt particles from the tank water. Filtration is necessary for every aquarium type…