Preventing Aquarium Nitrate

Reef Aquarium

While nitrates can’t be avoided entirely in the aquarium, there are steps the fish keeper can take to minimize how much nitrate is produced.

New Tank Syndrome

Setting up new aquarium

New tank syndrome is a common challenge many new aquarium owners face after initial setup of a fish tank. Learn how to overcome it.

Cloudy Aquarium Water and Algone

Aquarium goldfish

Algone is the perfect tool to clear and prevent cloudy aquarium water. Algone maintains a low nutrient environment, which is essential for a healthy and crystal clear aquarium.

Enjoy Crystal Clear Aquarium Water

Green water and algae in the aquarium are the result of high nitrates

How can you maintain a crystal clear aquarium? Ok, so maybe it’s not a secret, but what we know and don’t know determines the success or failure of our aquarium.

How to Clear Cloudy Aquarium Water

Lion fish in blue aquarium water

A frequent question we get is “How can I clear my cloudy aquarium?” Find out what causes it, and how to clear green aquarium water, as well as white cloudy aquarium water.

What is Green Aquarium Water?


Green aquarium water is a free-floating algae bloom. To clear green aquarium water, nutrients must be controlled and waste inside the aquarium must be limited.

What causes cloudy aquarium water?

Striped african cichlid

The 3 common causes of cloudy aquarium water are free-floating substrate particles, green water caused by algae, and white cloudiness which indicate a bacterial bloom.

How to Clear Green Aquarium Water

Powder Blue Tang

When aquarium water turns green it’s important to keep calm and take measured steps to clear the aquarium water. Sometimes good intentions can make things worse.