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  1. Beginner Freshwater
    Hey guys, I've recently got into the whole aquarium hobby after really enjoying taking care of my betta, Walter. I've been keeping fish for a few months now and have a couple questions. My current tank is five gallons with Walter, a ghost shrimp (probably adding more soon to replace the...
  2. Beginner Freshwater
    Good news! *keeps fingers crossed that she's not jinxing herself* I've been trying to cycle my 20 gallon tank since early September, and as of 11/20 (two Saturdays ago), my ammonia and nitrites have finally dropped to 0 ppm. Did a 25% water change that same day and have been testing water every...
  3. Beginner Freshwater
    Sorry to ask what's probably another very common cycling question... I set up my 20 gallon tank on 9/6 and received three goldfish from a friend on 9/9. I'd learned about the nitrogen cycle and decided to order Tetra SafeStart to quickly cycle the tank since my friend was moving and in a hurry...
  4. Equipment & Technologies
    Hello, I am trying to research on filter medias and only found few information regarding it. Most of the documents I found are about filters itself, not the filter media. As you know, there are three main types of filtration. They are mechanical, chemical and biological. And for the filters...
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