My Crap Fish Tank

Discussion in 'Aquarium Aquascaping' started by JesusIsLove912, Apr 24, 2017.

  1. JesusIsLove912

    JesusIsLove912Valued MemberMember

    How can i improve? e02f3803e9f45255103ec4eec1a35c9b.jpg7184e589569665c49dfe34e3a31ee60f.jpg
     
  2. sassymomma

    sassymommaWell Known MemberMember

    Improvement is always a matter of personal preference:)

    I like the natural look, with tall plants in the back(wisteria is easy) and a few rocks, java fern for fish to play in.

    I also like playing with glass- I have a fishbowl in my Betta tank, and even kept a plant in a vase at one point :) bottles on their sides are cool caves

    Here's a few shots of my tanks over time- you can see if any of my ideas give you an idea of your own:)edb13f3c799897e7546086d6cc846a7c.jpgeaced0c876f33c5bdadb4402e67ca2f7.jpg80afe2e99c4dc924034af6a594f6c755.jpgc9d36464b7c066b73dd8bb17f06342f4.jpg

    Welcome to fish-keeping, and enjoy your decorating!
     
  3. BottomDweller

    BottomDwellerFishlore VIPMember

    I would add loads of live plants. They look great, they won't tear fins, improve the water and the fish really like them.
     




  4. sassymomma

    sassymommaWell Known MemberMember

    Plenty of easy ones too :)

    Wisteria and java fern are pretty much add it and forget it. Java fern should not be buried- tie it to a stone or wood with thread ...it feeds from the water
    The big leafy thing that you see in my tanks is Amazon sword-it likes root tabs, and light but is also pretty easy

    Wisteria really needs no care...it grows without effort, under everything I have offered it
     
  5. Punkin

    PunkinWell Known MemberMember

  6. sassymomma

    sassymommaWell Known MemberMember

    Thanks:)

    That's Matt, my monster cat lol. He's as big as the average Jack Russell terrier, and thinks the fish are there to provide him with filtered water and a heated bed


    @JesusIsLove912
    If you are going to keep the bright colours, glofish might look nice :) Or a Betta

    Something that is bright to match the tank
     
  7. James17

    James17Well Known MemberMember

    Does that cat ever leave the top of the tank. LOL
     
  8. Dave125g

    Dave125gFishlore LegendMember

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    JesusIsLove912

    JesusIsLove912Valued MemberMember

    Your wish is my command a8be4ff5c194e80273ce7e120ff7d36f.jpg65c2f1d62ea946454e6ba83819736ed0.jpg
     




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