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    Terrible problem!

    Hey everyone! I have for algae cleanup one bristlenose right now. Maybe the snails would do good work. My lighting is on for about 10-12 hours a day, if anything i try to leave it on longer for the plants. And I think you are right Jeri it is diatom. Not really sure why I put brown algae last...
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    Terrible problem!

    Hello all! I have recently encountered a terrible problem with brown algea. I have had it before but usually water changes take care of it. It is all over the glass, background and now even smothering my live plants! I have cleaned out the filters to remove some built up waste and this has...
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    Lighting combination question

    I did just get them new. I appreciate your responses! I will change one bulb back to 10k tomorrow. Thanks again so much!
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    Lighting combination question

    Well as an experiment I tried some jungle Val, and sword plants and the Val is close to the top of the water right now. I'm not sure how the swords are doing I see some of the leaves getting thin though. I know I probably need to stick to lower light plants since I don't want to buy another...
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    Lighting combination question

    Hey everyone! I have a 108w T5 HO fixture and recently ordered some plants and new bulbs. The question is: which combination of light will give me the best plant growth? Should I use 2 6500k bulbs? Or one 6500k and one 10000k? The tank is 24" deep and I know the 10000k will reach deeper but will...
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    7 Discus for sale near Columbus Ohio

    So sorry they are no longer available thanks though!
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    Discus saying hello!

    Thanks so much everyone! They are spoiled lol
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    Discus saying hello!

    Thanks everyone!
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    Discus saying hello!

    Just thought it was about time to post a pic of my discus. Apparently they were waiting on me to come in the room!
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    7 Discus for sale near Columbus Ohio

    I am selling 7 discus fish as a lot. There are 4 checkerboard pigeon blood, 2 valantine (red and white bodied) and a blue Turquoise. Range in disk size from 2.5 inches to 4.5 inches. PM, if interested. they will be pick up only sorry. I am asking $150 for all but its negotiable. Also I...
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    Someones Beautiful Tank!

    How gorgeous is this?? Anyone know what type of rock this is? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eb2EucUPXLs&feature=related Props to whoever designed this!
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    New idea need some suggestions!

    Thank you so much for the great info!!! I have decided against the multis like you said and I think I will focus on fish like the Brichardi but not mixing them like you said. Any ideas of where to find good specimens online?
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    New idea need some suggestions!

    Thank you so much! You always have great ideas! These are the ones I picked from the list: Neolamprologus Pulcher Neolamprologus Brichardi Julidochromis Ornatus Cyprichromis Nigripinnis Cyprichromis Leptosoma Chalinochromis Brichardi Where can you find these they are beautiful!!
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    New idea need some suggestions!

    So currently I have a 120 setup with discus and rummynose tetra. Unfortunately with my work schedule an school schedule ramping up I cant keep up on feeding and water changes as much as I have been/ need to. So I am going to give them to a local guy and try my hand at a shell dweller kind of...
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    Please help!

    Thanks for the advice everyone. My water quality is great, I do a 25-30 percent change per week and my ammonia is at 0, nitrates are very low also. This is frustrating, some symptoms are looking like maybe an internal parasite?
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    Please help!

    So earlier this week I looked in my tank and noticed that two of my nine cherry barbs were dead. I found this odd as they had all been showing no signs of illness prior to this. So I thought to myself, what could have caused this? I took notes on anything that has changed in the tank and here is...
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    African butterfly fish

    That is sooo cool! Is he pretty delicate?
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    Java moss question

    UGH!!!! I wish we could figure this out! This is discouraging since I have heard java moss is the easiest aquarium plant to keep! lol
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    Java moss question

    Hmmm this is frustrating. I wonder if it needs more time to acclimate? I have heard that sometimes it takes a long time to re-adjust? JRDroid- if you can let me know any breakthroughs you have I would appreciate it, I will do the same for you. sirdarksol-is the christmas moss more of a...
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    Java moss question

    Well its just shrimp in there now but i do pretty much the same feeding as you. Have you had any experience with Christmas moss?




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