Pump Cleaning and Troubleshooting

Note:  Before you file a warranty claim, review this guide to determine if there is a simple fix to your pump problem, such as a pump cleaning or troubleshooting what the problem could be. If the pump trips a certified GFCI outlet, discontinue use of the pump.  The pump must be replaced. The following guide […]

PRESS RELEASE: Platinum Series DC Pumps are here!

Platinum Blue Series Pump

Knoxville, TN—Sevenports.com introduces its Platinum Series low voltage DC aquarium pumps, with local company Aquarium Life Support Systems leading the national distribution network. Featuring technical advances not available in other product ranges, the Platinum Series includes both the “Slim Wave” and “Blue Series” pumps. The Platinum DC Slim Wave pump range is quiet, energy efficient, […]

Aquarium Botanicals: Alder Cones

What are Alder Cones? Alder cones are the catkins of black alder trees (Alnus glutinosa). These trees originate from Europe, but have also been introduced to many parts of the United States and Canada. They look like tiny pine cones and turn brown, their characteristic color, during the fall. They contain the alder tree’s seeds […]