3 Reasons to Buy ADA Cube Garden

Let’s say you have made up your mind to create your first aquascape. The first decision you will need to make is which aquarium tank you will purchase. When it comes to choosing an aquarium tank, the three important aspects are; 1. Appearance 2. Durability 3. Size. In this article, I will inform you why I recommend the ADA Cube Garden series based on the aspects I just showed above. But don’t get me wrong. I’m not forcing you to purchase ADA products! This article is for those who are…

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DOOA MISTFLOW REVIEW!

MISTFLOW is an ultrasonic fog generator for planted tanks. This product was originally designed for DOOA System Terra 30 to keep the moisture of the wall parts but it is compatible with any other tanks with emerged aquatic plants. This time, I installed my MISTFLOW in a 60cm wide aqua terrarium, and I would like to show what I like and dislike about this product. But before we get started, take a look at this video! 1. Setup The setup was much easier than I expected. All I needed to…

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Rivera Soil Review – Alternative to ADA Aquasoil Amazonia!

The Shortage of ADA Amzonia ADA Amazonia is known as the most effective aquarium soil, especially for heavily planted aquascapes. It is very rich in nutrients and automatically adjusts the pH level to around 6.0, which is the ideal acidic level for most plants and fish. Although it requires some techniques to set up an aquascape with Amazonia due to the surplus of its nutrients, it promotes the growth of the aquatic plants vigorously. On 4 March 2019, ADA announced that they are no longer able to retain the production…

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ADA LIGHT SCREEN 60/90 Review: Worth it?

LIGHT SCREEN is an illuminated background for aquarium tanks designed by ADA (Aqua Design Amano). Currently, there are two sizes; 60cm×36cm(60P) and 90cm×45cm(90P). Stunning aquascapes look even more beautiful with a bright, simple background, and LIGHT SCREEN will help you achieve it with ease. In this article, I will inform you what is it like to have an illuminated background on an aquascape. 1.It just got real. Many photos you see in aquascaping contests have bright backgrounds. Lighting up the back of the tank increases the amount of definition and…

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Goodbye AQUASKY G…but I’m reviewing it!

Goodbye, AQUASKY G AQUASKY series is the first LED light ADA has released. In 2017, AQUASKY G was released as the standard model for small tanks up to 60P, and due to its elegant design and ability to encourage plants to grow dramatically, AQUASKY G has become one of the most popular aquarium lights. 1. AQUASKY G is Discontinued… Recently, ADA has been working on RGB LEDs witch makes the colour of plants and fish look incredibly vivid. This RGB LED was the game-changer. So here is how it went;…

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Should You Still Buy Metal Halide Lamp for Your Aquarium in 2021?

Before LED was invented, fluorescent light and metal halide lamps had been the most commonly used aquarium lighting. The light of the metal halide lamp is almost like natural sunlight and is the most suitable light for growing aquatic plants. Moreover, it displays the aquascape like an actual view of scenery underwater. The gorgeousness of plants and fish swimming under a metal halide lamp is no like any other planted tank with LED or fluorescent lights. However, there are some disadvantages that you need to understand. So, let’s take a…

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