Help Guides

  1. How to treat Ich in a reef tank
    Categories: AquariumsReefkeepingFish Health

    How to treat Ich in a reef tank

    Ich is an abbreviation of the word Ichthyophthirius multifiliis, the scientific name for Whitespot, something most fishkeepers experience at some point.
  2. How to raise Calcium in a reef tank
    Categories: AquariumsReefkeepingWater Quality

    How to raise Calcium in a reef tank

    Corals need Calcium just like we do, and if they aren’t doing well, after addressing light and water flow, Calcium is usually the thing we think we need to raise first.
  3. Phosphate remover: How to remove phosphates from a reef tank
    Categories: AquariumsWater Quality

    Phosphate remover: How to remove phosphates from a reef tank

    Phosphates are a big problem for the reefkeeper. High phosphate levels fuel nuisance algae and retard coral growth.
  4. How to get rid of green algae in a pond naturally
    Categories: PondsAlgae and Pests

    How to get rid of green algae in a pond naturally

    There are many chemical-free, natural ways to rid a pond of green algae, so we've put together a useful guide detailing these to make things easier for you.
  5. How to Heron proof a pond
    Categories: PondsEquipment

    How to Heron proof a pond

    Facebook groups are filled with pond owners either seeing Herons around their ponds or actually taking fish. So how do you Heron proof a garden pond?
  6. How to keep an Oscar
    Categories: AquariumsFish

    How to keep an Oscar

    Oscars are some of the most popular pet fish because of their character, intelligence and the way they interact with their owners, but are they a good choice for you?
  7. How to perfectly re-pot pond plants
    Categories: Ponds

    How to perfectly re-pot pond plants

    Spring is a great time to re-pot your pond plants. Dead looking brown leaves are being replaced with green shoots and the plants are identifiable again.
  8. What's the best Clean-Up-Crew for a reef aquarium?
    Categories: AquariumsReefkeepingFish

    What's the best Clean-Up-Crew for a reef aquarium?

    Get into reefkeeping and one of the first things you’ll be recommended will be Clean Up Crew. Abbreviated to CUC online, but where do you start?
  9. Are there any easy to keep LPS corals?
    Categories: AquariumsReefkeeping

    Are there any easy to keep LPS corals?

    All new reefkeepers inevitably want the same thing - easy to keep corals that will add colour and movement to their tanks. Here's a list of beginner-friendly LPS corals.