Emersed Java Moss… and more!

Lately I’ve been thinking about trying to grow some java moss emersed, and today I got around to setting up a couple of containers and a lamp for just that purpose. View the full post to read how I set it up and to see some minor updates to my other projects…

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Thanksgiving Week Wrap-Up

Well, hot diggity.  That was a fantastic Turkey Week. Thanksgiving Week is always great, don’t get me wrong.  I have a lot to be thankful for, and having a week off from work is not least on the list. This week, however, was one of the best that I can remember, and part of that…

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DIY Sliding Glass Tank Lid

One of the fishkeeping hobby’s little annoyances is the problem of evaporation.  It may just be me, but it irritates me to have to top off a tank in between water changes.  Evaporation becomes more than a nuisance, however, when you are running — or planning to run — more tanks than are necessarily good…

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Fishroom in progress

I’m in the process of setting up my fishroom in the basement of my house.  Just recently, I finished building the shelves that will house most of my tanks. I started with a shelf very similar to this one.  Each shelf is supposed to be rated for 2000 pounds, so I figured that would be plenty…

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