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9 Most Important Reef Tank Aquarium Water Parameters

The 9 MOST IMPORTANT Reef Tank Parameters are: Alkalinity Ammonia Calcium Nitrate Nitrite pH Phosphate Salinity Temperature Let’s dive a little deeper into each individual water parameter as well as the value considered to be ideal for a reef tank: Number 1: Alkalinity Alkalinity is a complex concept/thing to describe because it pretty much only has scientific explanations. As aquarists, …

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Best protein skimmer reviews

Looking¬†for the best protein skimmer reviews? Well then, you’re in the right place. Whether you are in the market for your first protein skimmer or are looking to upgrade your existing protein skimmer, this article should help you sort through all the options and help you narrow your search and find the best model for your reef aquarium. What you …

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What is the best aquarium chiller for a saltwater reef tank?

What is the best aquarium chiller for a saltwater aquarium in 2019? Read on to find out more about how you can beat the heat this summer. Two years ago, I had a major setback with my display tank. While working on my tank, I messed up the temperature my heater was set at…unfortunately at the same time I was …

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Dealing with an aquarium during a power failure

Guess who was dealing with an aquarium during a power failure again within the last few weeks? Yup, this guy here with the keyboard and the blog. Surprised you didn’t guess that. Grab a beverage, I’ll tell you the story. What you will find in this article Wicked weather we’ve been havingPower failureWhat went wellWhat didn’t go wellWhat would I …

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Aquarium Sump

Thinking about adding an aquarium sump tank to your display? This article will help you get a better understanding of what an aquarium sump is, why you may want one and where to buy online and provide product reviews of the best setups. Let’s start by first defining what an aquarium sump is. What you will find in this article …

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Intro to the most popular copepods for sale

Most popular copepods for sale Copepods are tiny crustaceans that can either hitchhike their way into your tank or are added deliberately, as a natural and nutritional food for your saltwater fishThis article will focus on a few of the most popular copepods for sale¬†to feed to your reef aquarium and boost its biodiversity. Some fish, like mandarinfish, will not …