There are several steps involved to setting up a fish tank and choosing an aquarium filter is an important decision. There are three basic types of filters available, each works in a different way. Here, you can get an idea of what types of filters there are and how to use them in your tank.
Just as good bacteria in the body helps keep your system healthy, so does good bacteria in your aquarium keep a healthy balance in your tank. Without beneficial bacteria, your aquarium water will eventually become polluted.
How can you tell if you have old tank syndrome? What are the symptoms? Is it different from New Tank Syndrome? How did it infect your aquarium and what should you do to avoid the problem in the first place?