Category Archives: Up Aqua

A Comparison of the Lights We Carry

Here at Sevenports, we keep our main focus on planted aquariums and the products that make them possible.  One such product that can make or break a planted aquarium is the light fixture.  Lighting is such an integral part of your aquarium setup because it provides the means by which all plants produce the food […]

NEW ITEM ALERT: UP Aqua Air Pumps

UP Aqua Air Pumps Introducing our newest air pumps from UP Aqua! They are small yet powerful and would make a great addition to your aquarium! The UPS High-Lift Air Pump can last up to 30 hours on a UPS backup battery in case your power goes out, avoiding lack of oxygen for your fish! […]

Planted Tanks With Fish: Simple Steps to Success

by John Tullock One of the most commonly asked questions I get regarding planted tanks goes something like: How do I keep it as simple as possible? While there really isn’t a short answer for that, here are some points to bear in mind when thinking about a planted aquarium with fish. Municipal tap water […]

Carbon Dioxide: Part Three, Installing a System

Pierce CO2 Starter Kit 95g - 7 pieces

  by John Tullock Our Up Aqua Carbon Dioxide System is the ideal choice for a small planted tank. Simple and easy to install, the system includes seven components: CO2 cylinder (95 grams) Stand for cylinder Regulator with pressure gauge Bubble counter Check valve Diffuser Suction cup In addition to these items, you will need […]