Colorful fishes in aquarium not only increase the beauty of your house infect they give relief to your mind as well. It is a healthy activity to keep aquarium in your house. Aquarium in a home fills your house with beauty, wonder and splendid views. It is the source of relaxation for tired mind and soul.
In this article we will tell you how to setup your first ever fish tank or aquarium. Following are some basic equipment need to setup aquarium.
After having all these equipment your aquarium is ready. Now you can decorate it according to your own choice and taste.
Types of Fishes:
There are many types beautiful types of fishes to keep in your house these includes Gold Fish, Albino, Clone Loch, Tetra, Angle Fish, Butterfly, and Fighter Fish. There many types of fishes and prices of that fishes vary according to them but the most popular fish to keep in home is Gold Fish.
Fresh and Clean Water for Aquarium:
It is very necessary to keep water clean for the survival of fishes, so water should filtered within 8 to 10 days. By filtration waste and bacteria will remove that are collected on the surface of water. Aquarium is filled with the normal water from tab but some special conditioners and medicated medicine keep the temperature and oxygen in a balance state so that fish can survive easily.
He cleanness of aquarium water depends upon its filtration. Motors that are fixed inside the aquarium keep water circulate and clean. If Filtration motor is of normal quality then you have to change water within 10 to 15 days. However with good quality filter you can remain save from this task for almost 3 months.
Temperature of Water:
Water temperature directly impact the life of fishes so it is necessary to keep normal temperature of water other fishes will become ill or even can die. The normal temperature is about 22 to 32 degree centigrade. If the temperature increases from this range then due to access of oxygen life of fishes would feel in danger. Alternatively if temperature goes below this level then fishes could die with cold. To measure temperature thermometer is used. Other than that some heaters are may used so that without wasting time the temperate of water can be set to normal.
While purchasing aquarium every customer is provided with 3 months food and some medicines for the safety and health of fishes. These things vary according to the breed of fishes. Keep this things in mind that food should not increase from the recommended quantity otherwise it will affect the health of fish as well as the task of filter motor. Usually fishes are feeded two times in a day. The purpose of plants in aquarium is to enhance the beauty of aquarium as well as these plants gave area for shy fishes to hide. An another purpose of plants is that they release a huge amount of oxygen in water due to which fishes can take breath in fresh and healthy water. Also these plants absorb the waste, ammonia and nitrate.
So keep aquarium in your house but take care of their food, cleanliness and health.