Custom Aquarium Design

Custom Aquarium Design

The world of custom aquarium design has exploded with the development of heavy duty acrylic panels.  Durable acrylic can be shaped with greater variety than glass. Where at one time, a custom aquarium needed to be made of heavy glass; flat, modern acrylic can almost...

A Filter to Maintain Clean Aquarium Water

Every aquarium owner should know the basics of aquarium maintenance.  A good working filter is important to any aquarium owner who wants to keep their fish happy and healthy. When the beginner fish-keeper starts out, they will find “filter” on the list of equipment to...

Custom Aquariums to Delight You

Aquatech Aquariums specializes in custom aquariums, their design and maintenance. We can create a unique aquarium for you, or maintain one that you have had previously installed. There are new materials available that allow aquarium designers to create wonderful,...

Something Fishy: The Beauty of Koi

Many people are fascinated by watching koi. The large decorative fish were bred from ordinary carp in Japan in the 1800s. The name “koi” comes from a Japanese term, nishikigoi, which literally means “brocaded carp.” The koi fanciers cultivated mutations in the fish...

Getting to the Bottom Sand of Aquariums

In choosing what will go into the bottom of the aquarium, there are two possible ways to go for the basic substance: gravel or sand. For the moment, let’s just consider sand and the options available. For many aquarium owners, there’s a feeling that sand looks more...