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Bonus Day

I know the 31 Days to Build a Better Saltwater Aquarium Challenge ended on the 31st day, but remember that fish you bought on Day 5 and put into Quarantine? If it was parasite free ever since you added it to quarantine (28 uninterrupted days) you could add it to your display tank today. Giving it a few more days can …

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Join a Reef Club

Welcome to Day 22 of the 31 Days to Build a Better Saltwater Aquarium Challenge. Today’s challenge is to join a reef club. I’ve written about this a few times, so I won’t belabor the point too badly here (you can read my belabored points here, if you have time). I joined a club when I first started out in …

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Another weekly water change

Welcome to Day 14 of the 31 Days to Build a Better Saltwater Aquarium Challenge. You made it a full 2 weeks. Congratulations. Because it is Day 14, that means it has been 7 days since your last partial water change. Today’s task is to complete another partial water change. But let’s spice it up a little. If your tank …

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Introducing The 31 Days to Build a Better Saltwater Aquarium Challenge

31 Days to Build a Better Saltwater Aquarium Challenge Do you want to have more success in keeping some of the most beautiful saltwater aquarium fish and corals? It’s no secret that outstanding water quality is one of the most important ingredients to having a successful saltwater aquarium, but sometimes, the work it takes can seem like a chore. I’ve …