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,
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
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
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
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
3 Reasons Why Beginners Should Use Lava Stones
Benefits of Lava Stones Lava stone is the safest hardscape material in many ways, and not only beginners but many professional scapers prefer using it in their tanks. In this article, I will be introducing the benefits of lava stone, and by the time you finish reading this, I’m sure
ADA Super Jet Filter ES-150 and ES-300 Review
ADA Super Jet Filter series is the high-end canister filter for planted tanks and its appearance is often said to be the most sophisticated and pristine. I have been using ES-150 for my Wabi-kusa Wall 60, and ES-300 for my 60P aquascape for over 2 years. Today, I would like
DOOA vs Do! aqua: What’s the Difference?
DOOA vs Do! aqua 2017 was a major turning point of ADA (Aqua Design Amano) the world’s most successful aquascaping brand and the founder of Nature Aquarium style aquascape. When you visit a shop with ADA products in stock, most of the time, you will also find products from DOOA.
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
Is it a Good Idea to Get Aquarium Equipment Second-hand?
You have made up your mind to make a beautiful aquascape, like the ones you see in famous aquascapers’ photos, videos, etc. Or maybe you are already a skilled aquascaper and thinking of upgrading your equipment to step up to the next level.