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Aquascaping for Beginners: 10 Helpful Tips

When transitioning from regular fish-keeper to aquascaper, there are some things to keep in mind. Aquascaping is an art in itself and it goes beyond just keeping an aquarium at home. While starting out with aquascaping, beginners tend to get overwhelmed with the extra planted aquarium information they have to go through. So we’ve put together 10 helpful aquascaping tips...

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15 Aquascaping Profiles to Follow on Instagram

The art of aquascaping is getting more and more recognition these days. New aquascaping brands and companies are emerging and advanced aquarists are slowly transitioning to the aquascaper status. There’s a lot to learn but more to take inspiration from. Among social media networks, Instagram is the best place where you can get your fix of aquascaping inspiration. From aquatic...

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How Much Does it Really Cost To Create an Aquascape Aquarium?

You’ve finally decided: you want to build an awesome aquascape, like the ones you see in the most popular aquascaping contests. You’re an expert at fishkeeping or maybe you’ve just purchased your first aquarium ready to be filled with water and stocked with tropical fish and plants. But you’ve always wondered: how much does it really cost to build an...

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Aquascaping Interview with Jurijs Jutjajevs

Following our series of aquascaping interviews, we recently had a chat with Jurijs Jutjajevs, the face of German Aquascaping, and talked about his current activities as a professional aquascaper, his future plans and a lot more. 1. Hi Jurijs and thank you for accepting our invitation to undergo this interview. For starters, can you tell us a bit about yourself?...

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Aquascaping Contest – AGA 2018 Winners

Everybody loves some new cool aquascaping pictures, and this year, during the AGA Aquascaping Contest, almost 600 competitors submitted their entries. Here’s all the 9 categories of this year: Aquatic Garden, Smaller than 28L Aquatic Garden, 28L ~ 60L Aquatic Garden, 60L ~ 120L Aquatic Garden, 120L ~ 200L Aquatic Garden, 200L ~ 320L Aquatic Garden, 320L or Larger Biotope...

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Aquarium Driftwood Used in Aquascaping: Hardscape Essentials Part 3

This article is the third and final of our series where we have been taking a look at the elements of hardscaping in an aquascape in greater detail. In part 3 we will look at how wood is used in aquascaping. We will look at common types of wood used, ways of using wood in the nature aquarium, the relationship between wood and rocks in an aquascape, how to prepare driftwood for your aquascape, and finally some tips to prevent wood from floating!


A Guide to Keeping and Growing Aquatic Moss

There are so many ways to use aquatic moss in your aquarium and mosses should definitely be an area that you have really planned for in your aquascape design. Mosses spread, so if you are looking for a floor or featuring covering plant, then considering the use of an aquatic moss is a great start.