Keeping Guides

This category contains pure guides on how to successfully keep both freshwater and saltwater fish in your aquarium

A full established Rotala Indica in an aquarium

14 Best Floating Aquarium Plants for Beginners (2021)

It’s unquestionable that floating aquarium plants are among the most vital components of aquariums.  In most cases planted plants alone will not fully satisfy the requirement of your species. They will also not give you the aesthetic look you are aiming for your tank. Floating aquarium plants are great when it comes to filling the …

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Texas Cichlid

Texas Cichlid: Care, Diet, Water Parameters, Tank Mates & More

Texas Cichlid is another very interesting member of the Cichlid family. The highlights of these fish are colorfulness and impressive size.  Beyond that, they have other desirable qualities such as intelligence, impressive lifespan and considerable sturdiness. Out of all these, colorfulness is what entice most hobbyists to keep them. There aren’t many cichlids that can …

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Chinese Algae Eater Appearance

Chinese Algae Eater: Diet, Lifespan, Tank Size, Tank Mates & More

Despite their mixed reputation the Chinese Algae Eater are still regarded as one of the best freshwater algae eaters around.  That’s because apart from their aggression there is really not that much you can fault them for. Firstly, they are avid algae eaters and do a good job of what they are kept for in …

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