How To Check Ammonia Levels In A Fish Tank Without A Kit?

How To Check Ammonia Levels In A Fish Tank Without A Kit
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Jack has spent the last 10 years writing online about fish and aquariums. He has more than 30 years of experience as an aquarist and fishkeeper.He is an expert in setting up new tanks, breeding, maintaining, and keeping planted freshwater habitats. Jack is currently interested in marine biology, and veterinary science.His goal is to help beginners avoid the biggest mistakes when getting started. If you find something helpful please share it on your favorite social network. If you need help with anything send Jack a question. You can also find Jack writing for Backyardalpha.com
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Checking Your Ammonia Levels Okay, let’s say you recently set up a new aquarium, and it’s been running for about four days. The water is at 77 degrees; it looks great, everything is working. So how can you tell if the water is safe if you don’t have a test kit? In all honesty, if … Read more

What Causes Ammonia In A Fish Tank (Causes, Signs & Symptoms)

What Causes Ammonia In A Fish Tank
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A fish tank can get ammonia in any of the following ways. The leading cause of an ammonia problem is the decomposition of organic matter. The organic matter could be from aquarium plants, fish waste, overfeeding. Another cause of high ammonia levels in a fish tank could be insufficient beneficial bacteria in the aquarium. Ammonia … Read more

Changing Gravel in an Established Tank – Safest Ways To Change Or Replace The Gravel In Your Tank!

Changing Gravel in an Established Tank
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Jack has spent the last 10 years writing online about fish and aquariums. He has more than 30 years of experience as an aquarist and fishkeeper.He is an expert in setting up new tanks, breeding, maintaining, and keeping planted freshwater habitats. Jack is currently interested in marine biology, and veterinary science.His goal is to help beginners avoid the biggest mistakes when getting started. If you find something helpful please share it on your favorite social network. If you need help with anything send Jack a question. You can also find Jack writing for Backyardalpha.com
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If you’re thinking about changing gravel in an established tank, it’s essential to do it in a way that won’t end up overly stressing or even killing your fish. The best way to change the gravel is not to just scoop out the old gravel and pour in the new. Read on to discover the … Read more

Seachem Prime Water Conditioner Review

Seachem Prime Water Conditioner Review
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Jack has spent the last 10 years writing online about fish and aquariums. He has more than 30 years of experience as an aquarist and fishkeeper.He is an expert in setting up new tanks, breeding, maintaining, and keeping planted freshwater habitats. Jack is currently interested in marine biology, and veterinary science.His goal is to help beginners avoid the biggest mistakes when getting started. If you find something helpful please share it on your favorite social network. If you need help with anything send Jack a question. You can also find Jack writing for Backyardalpha.com
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What Makes Seachem Prime One Of The Best Water Conditioners? One of my recommended Tools To Clean A Fish Tank is Seachem Prime. Prime is a water conditioner you can use when setting up a new tank or completing a water change. Without treating your tap water who knows what you just added to your … Read more

Best Aquarium Heater

Fish Tank Heaters - 2018 Reviews & Guide
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Jack has spent the last 10 years writing online about fish and aquariums. He has more than 30 years of experience as an aquarist and fishkeeper.He is an expert in setting up new tanks, breeding, maintaining, and keeping planted freshwater habitats. Jack is currently interested in marine biology, and veterinary science.His goal is to help beginners avoid the biggest mistakes when getting started. If you find something helpful please share it on your favorite social network. If you need help with anything send Jack a question. You can also find Jack writing for Backyardalpha.com
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A lot of care is required when caring for tropical fish, and one of the most important things is to make sure that they have plenty of heat. Tropical fish need to live in warmer water, so you need to make sure that your aquarium is fitted with the right type of heater. Not all … Read more

How To Prevent Algae In Your Fish Tank: Tips To Control, Avoid & Prevent 10 Types Of Aquarium Algae

How to Prevent Algae In A Fish Tank Plants, Fish & Equipment
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Jack has spent the last 10 years writing online about fish and aquariums. He has more than 30 years of experience as an aquarist and fishkeeper.He is an expert in setting up new tanks, breeding, maintaining, and keeping planted freshwater habitats. Jack is currently interested in marine biology, and veterinary science.His goal is to help beginners avoid the biggest mistakes when getting started. If you find something helpful please share it on your favorite social network. If you need help with anything send Jack a question. You can also find Jack writing for Backyardalpha.com
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I think we can all agree algae is a serious pain. Well, it turns out you can easily reduce, prevent, and control algae growth in your aquariums by following a few simple tips. In this article, you’ll learn how to prevent algae in your fish tank. We’ll share with you a few tips for keeping … Read more

The Eheim Classic Review: Still The Best Eheim Canister Filter? – 2018

The Eheim Classic Review
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Jack has spent the last 10 years writing online about fish and aquariums. He has more than 30 years of experience as an aquarist and fishkeeper.He is an expert in setting up new tanks, breeding, maintaining, and keeping planted freshwater habitats. Jack is currently interested in marine biology, and veterinary science.His goal is to help beginners avoid the biggest mistakes when getting started. If you find something helpful please share it on your favorite social network. If you need help with anything send Jack a question. You can also find Jack writing for Backyardalpha.com
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The EHEIM Classic Canister Filter is probably the most widely-used, widely-praised, and widely-recommended external canister filter on the market today. This filter has been around for decades and still has the same design, so you know Eheim must be doing something right. Are Eheim Filters Good? Eheim is one of the most well-known brands in … Read more

Find The Best Canister Filter For Your Money [Reviews & Guide]

Find The Best Canister Filter For Your Money [Reviews & Guide]
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We decided to take a closer look at some of the best canister filters available to find the best models out there. Of the many models we’ve seen, these are the best canister filters to buy in 2021: Best Budget Canister Filter: Sunsun Pro Canister Filter Largest Canister Filter: Fluval FX6 Canister Filter Best Small … Read more

Eheim Professionel 4+ 600 Review – Main Benefits, Unboxing & Comparison

The Eheim Professionel 4+ 600 Review & Unboxing
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Jack has spent the last 10 years writing online about fish and aquariums. He has more than 30 years of experience as an aquarist and fishkeeper.He is an expert in setting up new tanks, breeding, maintaining, and keeping planted freshwater habitats. Jack is currently interested in marine biology, and veterinary science.His goal is to help beginners avoid the biggest mistakes when getting started. If you find something helpful please share it on your favorite social network. If you need help with anything send Jack a question. You can also find Jack writing for Backyardalpha.com
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When it comes to aquarium filters every now and again a great idea comes along from someone who has been in the industry for a very long, long time. The latest innovation to canister filters comes from Eheim who has a long history of having one of the best and most reliable filter designs you can … Read more

Marineland Magniflow 360 Review – Pros & Cons

Marineland Canister Filter Review_ Pros and Cons
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Jack has spent the last 10 years writing online about fish and aquariums. He has more than 30 years of experience as an aquarist and fishkeeper.He is an expert in setting up new tanks, breeding, maintaining, and keeping planted freshwater habitats. Jack is currently interested in marine biology, and veterinary science.His goal is to help beginners avoid the biggest mistakes when getting started. If you find something helpful please share it on your favorite social network. If you need help with anything send Jack a question. You can also find Jack writing for Backyardalpha.com
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The Marineland C360 Canister Filter is definitely worth a look if you’re in the market for something that is affordable and low maintenance. Marineland Magniflow Canister Filters are an upgraded version of the C-Series Canister Filter from Marineland and with 360GPH filtration capacity, it’s big enough, for tanks up to 100-gallon tanks.  In this review, we’ll talk … Read more