Here’s a scenario for you: you do your due diligence as an aquarist and enjoy a happy aquarium for some time.
Cleaning your aquarium and maintaining it in good shape is essential for its long-term success.
Updated: Jul 17, 2020.
You’ve heard about the power of the ultraviolet spectrum, but should you trust your aquarium with it?
The main aim when cycling your new fish tank is to make sure the aquarium is habitable.
Natural Chlorine removal methods eventually become of interest to anyone who keeps aquarium fish or just dislikes the taste of chlorinated water.
In a fish tank, water quality is undoubtedly the engine that drives life and therefore knowing what to do when pollutants build up is a top concern for hobbyists.
Everything else could be going well in your fish tank until the nitrate levels shoot up, after which things take a nosedive.
If you notice that your pet goldfish is grotesquely curled up then it’s definitely time to reassess the water quality in your aquarium.