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How to Build An Aquarium At Home – DIY


Aquariums are very relaxing, the sound of the water is comforting and the slow movement of the fish helps to slow down active minds. Learn how to make a aquarium (Fish tank) using glass, decorative stone and artificial plant.In order to keep fish and water animals as pets, you must have a good quality aquarium!

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From tips on working with glass, to providing a Materials List, pre-assembly instructions, and complete step-by-step instructions on how to construct a 55 gallon glass aquarium with 1/4 inch glass, here is everything you need to know about how to do-it-yourself.Make your own,the video below shows you how to build an aquarium.

The aquariums we have built using these instructions measure 14 inches high, 4 feet wide, and 14 inches deep, but are ideal for customizing smaller sizes as well.


Undoubtedly you will be putting a lighted hood on your tank, so design it accordingly. Do not put a solid glass cover on top of an aquarium, as this restricts the oxygen-carbon dioxide gas exchange efficiency, resulting in poor or inadequate aeration of the aquarium.