Filtering the water in your fish tank is a really important part of keeping your fish tank clean and the water healthy for your fish.

Types of Aquarium Filtration

Mechanical Aquarium Filtration

Mechanical aquarium filters purely acts like a sieve and removes all of the particles out of the water to keep the tank clean. To clean these filters you need to remover the sponge and either wash it out or replace it to keep the filter clean.

Biological Aquarium Filtration

Biological aquarium filtration is where the filtration is designed to grow a lot of good bacteria that helps to break down any nasty’s in the water. Nasty’s like excess fish waste, leftover food or even plant matter. If these nasty’s are not dealt with they are...