So the idea of an all-green planted tank bores you and you want to make your aquascape more colorful.
Here you’ll discover a collection of detailed articles about topics concerning freshwater aquariums in general.
Some hot sub-categories that you might want to check out are my fish setup ideas and Betta fish guides.
Browsing through this section is recommended for both beginner and advanced aquarists.
You can also take a look at the general fish keeping guides.
So let me show you how to set up or improve your freshwater tank at home!
7 Algae Eater Fish for a Clean Pond (In All Climates)
This is not uncommon: everything is going according to plan in your pond when, seemingly out of nowhere, algae starts rearing its ugly head.
7 Live plants for goldfish aquariums (resilient & fast-growing)
Let me guess: You want to spruce up your aquarium with some greenery but you keep hearing it’s impossible with your ever-hungry goldies.
How to ERADICATE the Planaria worms in your aquarium?
Some types of white flatworms can appear in your fish tank seemingly out of nowhere and make you freak out.
8 Reasons Why Your Turtle Won’t Eat (Tips & Fixes)
Reading the behavior of your turtle can be confusing and leave you desperate at times.
3 Types of Tiny White Worms Found in a Freshwater Aquarium
Keeping aquatic pets can have its disturbing side.
What Should You Do With Mystery Snail Eggs?
Mystery snails are crossbreeds between different species of Apple snails and as such share the same reproductive habits.
Why is My Betta Fish Changing Its Color?
One day you pass by your aquarium and you notice that something’s different.
11 Small Pleco Species (Under 4.3″ in Adult Size)
Here’s a scenario for you: You would love to keep a cool suckermouth catfish but the limited space in your home doesn’t justify keeping a large aquarium.
The Chili Rasbora: Care Guide 101 (+ Tips)
Are you after some miniature fish that are also full of personality?
7 Best Toys for Pet Turtles to Play With
Having a happy turtle habitat at home means carefully recreating the natural environment of turtles that live in the wild.
Best Online Fish Stores to Buy Live Aquarium Fish, Flora & Gear
Buying live aquarium animals from the Internet is way easier and more convenient than most people think.
Best Heat Lamps & UVB Lights for a Turtle Tank
Setting up a turtle tank might get confusing, especially if you are not familiar with the needs of your pet.
What to Do When There’s a Dead Fish in Your Tank?
Here’s a scenario for you: you do your due diligence as an aquarist and enjoy a happy aquarium for some time.
Why Do Fish Die or Get Stressed After a Water Change?
Cleaning your aquarium and maintaining it in good shape is essential for its long-term success.
21 Best Fish & Invertebrates for a Small Tank (5-Gallon, Freshwater)
Many fish-keepers prefer to have a compact aquarium because of limited room space.
Betta Fish and Shrimp: Can They Live in the Same Tank?
Spicing up your new aquarium with some exotic freshwater crustaceans is always a good idea.
What Freshwater Fish & Inverts Eat Aquarium Snails? (18 Options)
Having some snails in the aquarium may be good for regulating the algae growth, but sometimes things get out of control, and you find yourself in the middle of a snail infestation.
The 39 Most Colorful Freshwater Aquarium Fish
As hobbyists, we know how it feels when passing by a beautiful fish tank full of healthy, unique fish.
Why is my Betta Fish Progressively Losing its Color?
Loss of coloration is a common symptom of illness in aquarium fish.
What Do Betta Fish Eat in the Wild & in Captivity?
For me, taking proper care of aquarium fish means recreating their natural environment as closely as possible.
What to do with Unhatched Nerite Snail Eggs?
Taking care of Nerite snails might be a piece of cake when it comes to their well-being, but do you know what to do with all the tiny white dots that suddenly cover the whole fish tank?
15 Largest Public Aquariums in The World (2+ Million Gallons)
If you’ve personally seen a 300-gallon fish tank up close you know how tiny it makes you feel.
Why is Your Betta Fish Having a Bloated Belly? (Tips & Fixes)
It might be confusing to see your Betta going from healthy and energetic to puffy and unenthusiastic.
🐌 Why is My Aquarium Snail Floating?
If you own a spike-topped apple snail then you know they can act mysteriously.