Aquarium Carpet Plants

11 Great Aquarium Carpet Plants (With Pictures!)

An aquarium with a green carpet of living plants is one of the most impressive sights in the hobby. Many new aquarists think achieving this look is too advanced for them, but the truth is that anyone can grow aquarium carpet plants with the right knowledge and equipment.

In this article, I’ll introduce the 11 best carpeting plants that you can grow in your aquarium and teach you the basics on how to grow and maintain them too. So let’s dive right in!

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Gourami Types

Gourami Types – 14 Great Ones (With Pictures!)

Gourami fish are some of the most colorful and fascinating tropical fish in the hobby. It’s no wonder that they are so popular amongst fish keepers throughout the world!

In this article, I introduce 14 amazing types of gourami that you can keep in your own aquarium. For all you aquarists who are thinking of starting out with your own gouramis, there’s also some great information about setting up their tank, caring for them, and much more!

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Cory Catfish Types

The 10 Most Popular Cory Catfish Types (With Pictures!)

Corydoras catfish are some of the most popular community fish in the freshwater aquarium hobby. If you’ve never kept a school of these neat little bottom dwellers, I would definitely recommend trying them out!

In this article, I’ll introduce 10 of the most popular common cory catfish types that are loved by fish keepers all over the world. I’ll also teach you how to set up your tank and care for the different types of cory catfish, so let’s dive right in!

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Axolotl Tank Size

Axolotl Tank Size (What Is The Best?)

“How big of a tank does an axolotl need?” is the most asked question by novice axolotl keepers. And understandably so. Because axolotls are very easy to care for, but only when you understand their basic needs, i.e., their recommended tank size, water parameters, water temperature, and food.

Therefore, if you’re someone worried about the recommended minimum tank size for your axolotls, know that an Axolotl tank size should not be less than 20 gallons for adult axolotls, and for juveniles, it should be at least 10 gallons.

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Coldwater Aquarium Fish

20 Great Coldwater Aquarium Fish (With Pictures!)

Did you know that not all aquarium fish need warm water? The range might be a little more limited, but there are many fascinating species that you can keep in an unheated tank!

In this article, I’ll be introducing 20 great coldwater fish that you can keep in your aquarium. I’ll also share some tips on how to keep their water cool and other important information about their care.

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Best Fish For 10 Gallon Tank

Best Fish For 10 Gallon Tank – 15 Best (With Pictures!)

I love setting up new aquariums. Choosing which kind of fish to put in small aquariums like a 10 gallon tank can be tough though!

That’s exactly why I’ve decided to write this article – to take some of the hard work out of the decision-making process for you. Creating an awesome nano freshwater aquarium takes plenty of research, but don’t worry, you’ve come to the right place!

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