Here is a guide to the key parts of cleaning your Aquarium.
- Cleaning the water
- Cleaning the filtration
- Cleaning the gravel
- Cleaning the other physical things in the tank
- Having a regular maintenance schedule
Cleaning The Aquarium Water
A big part of water health is ensuring that you use your aquarium test kits to understand where your water is at before you start taking any action.
If you are out of time and you want to do something quick for your tank, a 20% water change is the most effective thing to do. Removing some of the old water and replacing it new water helps to ‘water’ down any of the unwanted nasty’s in the water.
20% is the maximum amount of water you should change in a normal water change,...