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Four Ways to design Kids Aquarium


Do you have any idea on how to arrange an aquarium for your kids?

An Aquarium for your fish needs to be landscaped and arranging an aquarium for kids could be troublesome without sacrificing the make-believe natural habitat for their fishes.

Here is the list of suggestion to design a fish tank for your kids while providing the type of environment their pets needed.

  • Do some little research. You should research the natural habitat for each of their fish. This will help you a great deal in deciding the sort of landscaping it requires. Try to study about the habitat requirements of the chosen species of fish. Some fish require caves or dark corners. Then you need to decide how you can make such arrangements for their fish. You can preferably arrange a visit to your nearest pet store to see how they can help you in this regard.
  • Add Marine Ornaments. You can arrange for a live or manufactured decoration for their aquariums. You can find plenty of clays pots, plastics figurines, driftwood, rocks, slate etc. If you’re using live decorations then you should take care to monitor the pH level of water in the aquariums as live decorations for instance rock and limestone have a tendency to alter water acidity. This can affect the water and harm the fishes.
  • Maintenance. You will have to consider the maintenance of the decorations you pick to keep. You should choose the decorations that can be cleaned easily. The Manufactured decorations are much easier to clean in these respects. If the algae forms on your decorations are not cleaned, this could be harmful to the health of the fish.
  • Decide for the Theme. You must select a theme for their Aquarium. The Aquariums for fish should follow an ideal that links to all the decorations and the ecosystem will eventually develops. You can also decide on one of your favorite themes like a sunken pirate ship theme or that of a sand castle etc.

If you follow all these tips correctly, I am sure you will have one of the best kids aquarium arrangements for your kids.

 

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Better Option for Kids Aquarium: The Acrylic or Glass?


why can fish can't have the choice?

When parents buy an aquarium for kids, this is the frequent question parents asked. Which is the better material used for my kids aquariums. Should I go for Acrylic or the Glass one?

Cost

Aquariums made of glass are relatively inexpensive when compared to acrylic aquariums. This all depend, however, on the size and on your aquarium distributor.

Warranty

Manufacturers give a long warranty period on acrylic aquarium relative to glass aquariums. Most glass Aquariums is warranted for 90 days and some for a year depends on the sellers.

Weight and Durability

Acrylic is lighter than glass and is much easier to move from one place to another. It is also much stronger than the glass. It could stand high pressure relative to its counterpart. The glass aquariums are a bit heavy to transfer. Moving a large glass aquarium could be stressful sometimes.

Scratches

It is true that Acrylic aquariums are easy to get marks and scratches from sharp objects and other elements that dash the glass; however, it could be erased using Acrylic Scratch Removal Kit. The glass, on the other hand, is not easily mark but the scratches in the glass are permanent.

Properties

Glass is held together by a silicone sealant, which can wear out over time, but can be resealed. Acrylic, however, is bonded together by applying a solvent to the seam and melting the Acrylic together forming two pieces into one. It has been proven that the joint of an Acrylic Fish Tank is stronger than the adjacent material.

Customizing

The Acrylic could be drilled easily. You could drill holes into any acrylic made objects like Acrylic Aquariums without the help of the experts. Drilling a Glass Aquarium is too risky and requires the proper tools and technique. Thus, it is easier to customize acrylic aquariums when compared to glass aquariums.