Category Archives: Planted Tank Technique

Viv Glass Feeding Dish

Keep food from sinking into your gravel/sand bed! This hand-crafted dish allows you to easily feed bottom dwelling fish or shrimp, and removes all uneaten particles before they pollute the tank. Crystal clear borosilicate glass does not take away from the beauty of the aquarium while the food is offered to the inhabitants. The small size […]

Algae Busters: How to control algae in your aquarium

Algae growth can wreak havoc on the aquarium you have worked hard to create. Luckily, there are multiple ways to prevent or diminish algae. Following our simple suggestions will keep your aquarium, and the life inside of it, in great shape. As mentioned in prior blogs, in order for plants to reach their full potential […]

Let’s Talk Lighting

March 28, 2018 Let’s Talk Lighting by John Tullock Roughly 30 years ago, I wrote a series of articles for Freshwater and Marine Aquarium magazine entitled “Light In the Marine Aquarium.” The article had been prompted by the then-new idea of reef tanks, and the limited selection of appropriate lighting systems. The problem was simply […]