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    My Aquarium has a Leak!

    TweetIn today’s video we are going to be taking a look at my nano reef aquarium and the reason being it has a leak! I will cover my quick fix for the leaking aquarium and I [...]
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    How to Cure Ich

    TweetIn today’s video we have a beginner’s guide on how to cure and get rid of Ick/Ich in saltwater aquariums. Saltwater Ich is a fully ciliated protozoan that is present in all saltwater environments. This common protozoan infects the [...]
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    How to DIY Aquarium Plumbing

    TweetIn this video, I take a look at how I did the plumbing on my 220 saltwater aquarium.  This video covers everything you need to do it yourself and plumb your aquarium at home. I [...]
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    How To Make Your Own Fish Food

    TweetToday we are talking about how to make your own fish food with Dr.Tim’s Aquatics: Bene-Fish-al Fish Food. In this video, we’ll cover everything you need to make your own fish food at home with [...]
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    How to Add Sponges to a Reef Tank

    TweetIn Todays video we are taking a look at how to add sponges to a reef tank. There are many reasons that you may want to add a sponge to your reef tank and this [...]
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    Aquamaxx ConeS Q3 Protein Skimmer Review

    TweetIn this video, I take a look at the Aquamaxx ConeS Q3 Protein Skimmer. I was in need of a heavy-duty protein skimmer and I found one in the Aquamaxx ConeS Q3. This video covers the [...]
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    How to Cycle a Fish Tank

    TweetIn this video I talk about how to cycle a Fish Tank. I go over five different methods of cycling a fish tank. i also cycle My 220 gallon saltwater aquarium using the fishless cycling [...]
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    My Most Expensive Aquarium Mistake

    TweetIn this video, We take a look at my most expensive mistake I’ve made in the saltwater aquarium hobby, involving my 220 gallon saltwater aquarium. This video covers my most expensive aquarium mistake. We take [...]
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    My Aquascape | 220 Gallon Saltwater Aquarium

    TweetIn this video, I show how to aquascape a saltwater aquarium. This video demonstrates how to effectively aquascape an aquarium. Be sure to Subscribe and come back for more aquarium videos. My Newsletter. I would [...]
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    How To: Build an Aquarium Stand

    TweetIn this video, I show all materials needed and how to put it together. This video demonstrates how to effectively build an aquarium stand. In this video I will take you all the way through [...]
Reverse Osmosis System

Reverse Osmosis System

Aquarium Husbandry

TweetReverse Osmosis Systems In my opinion all saltwater aquarium hobbyist should use reverse osmosis systems for topping off evaporation and mixing artificial seawater, for aquarium water changes. A reverse osmosis system may sound complex, but it’s really a simple form […]

Chemical Filtration and saltwater aquariums

Chemical Filtration in Aquariums

Aquarium Husbandry

TweetHey Salt-Nation, Jeff Hesketh here, with another great article for saltwater aquarium hobbyist on chemical filtration and how it applies to keeping a saltwater aquarium. If you’re new to saltwater aquariums or, looking to start […]

MHR’s Guide to Fishless Cycling

Aquarium Setup

TweetWhat is Fishless Cycling? Fishless cycling is the term used to describe the process of growing nitrifying bacteria in your aquarium without fish. This is done by adding a source of ammonia to jump start […]

Live Rock

Live Rock and Saltwater Aquariums

Saltwater Aquarium

TweetWhat Is Live Rock? Live rock, is rock harvested from the Ocean for the use in saltwater aquariums. The term live rock can be a little misleading, it’s not suggesting that the rock itself is alive […]

Saltwater Aquarium

Aquarium Maintenance

Aquarium Maintenance

TweetAquarium Maintenance in a Nutshell. When it comes to aquarium maintenance its hard to generalize information so that is useful for everyone because no two aquariums are the same. If you were to set up […]

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Aquarium Husbandry

20 ways to Improve Aquarium Husbandry

TweetWhat is Aquarium Husbandry? The first time I heard the term aquarium husbandry I was at a bit of a loss, even with my back ground in environmental science. I never conceded using that term […]

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