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Flame angelfish care guide

The Flame Angelfish, Centropyge loricula, is one of the most popular dwarf angelfish species. All you have to do is see one single specimen to realize why they are so popular. These fish get their name Flame (angel) from their striking fiery red bodies with an orange center, just like a fire core. They display vertical black bars on the …

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Aqua Illumination LED Product Review

Aqua Illumination LED Product Review Looking for a great, high-end LED Aquarium Light? You should take a serious look at the Aqua Illumination HD lights. Aqua Illumination offers 3 different models: Aqua Illumination Prime HD Aqua Illumination Hydra 26 HD Aqua Illumination Hydra FiftyTwo HD Already know what you want? If so, you can jump right to the product pages on …

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Converting to a saltwater aquarium

Converting to a saltwater aquarium: A comprehensive guide for anyone looking to upgrade their freshwater aquarium to a marine reef tank  When I was a kid, I got hooked into the aquarium hobby by starting out with a freshwater aquarium. As I have gotten to know many of the stories shared with me by subscribers of the saltwater aquarium blog …

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Saltwater Aquarium Setup Guide Tutorial

I started Saltwater Aquarium Blog in 2009, and despite the fact that I have written thousands of words on the topic and published a book on the subject, I realized that I never wrote a comprehensive blog post that simplifies the saltwater aquarium setup process. That was the inspiration for this blog post. If you have not set up a saltwater …

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Keeping a successful saltwater aquarium: check out these 5 tips

I asked members of the Saltwater Aquarium Blog Newsletter Community, “What is the best tip you ever received about keeping a successful saltwater aquarium?” You shared A LOT of tips–many of them were variations on a similar theme.   Here are the top 5 tips for keeping a successful saltwater aquarium These are the top tips that you shared about keeping …

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Aquarium Sump

Thinking about adding an aquarium sump to your display tank? 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 aquarium sumps Let’s start by first defining what an aquarium sump is What is an aquarium sump? An …

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7 Coolest Saltwater Aquarium Fish for Beginners

Here is a list of the 7 coolest saltwater aquarium fish for beginners. If you are looking for a cool saltwater fish, you might want to start with the list here. Criteria for inclusion in this list To make this very exclusive list, the fish must be: Very cool Relatively inexpensive Hardy Did I mention cool? Caveat 1: the fish …