Absolutely any aquarium requires regular maintenance. If in the beginning, you did everything correctly, then no problems will be. (Well, unless frankly do not overfeed fish). But is week, another and you notice that glasses came flying on the dirt ground, and the plants poyailis yellow dying lstya. Unpleasant picture, is not it? What to do? How to return the aquarium to its former beauty and order? One answer – clean! An aquarium, as well as for any other housing, you should regularly maintain. Whenever Dell listens, a sympathetic response will follow. Dedicating this case it is easy couple of hours a week (and sometimes less), your home pond will always look as if he had just been delivered. And how to do it quickly, simply and the right focus of this section.
Let's start with the basic necessities – equipment for maintenance. You will need: 1. Scrapers and a variety of brushes for cleaning glasses. 2. Siphon soil. 3. Perhaps a long hose, if a large aquarium volume of water-buckets you do not apply. 4.
Bucket, bowl or any other capacity as to drain water and soak for decorations. This is a basic and necessary tools so to speak. Cleaning the glass. You probably noticed that over time they are not as transparent, covered with a touch of green, and various other colors. This is due to the multiplication of various lower algae and microorganisms. Particularly active, they multiply in the bright lit areas of glass, which is why the aquarium should be placed so that it caught the direct rays of the sun, and if it does happen, then the balance in the aquarium should be such that the sun does not adversely vreda. be of higher plants in an aquarium or uv lamp in the system of external filtering.