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A healthy aquarium means healthy and happy fish. Liz's Pet Shop in Chicago, IL has all the tools and the devices to keep that tank in great shape. Our team has the experience and expertise to address your concerns regarding aquarium maintenance and to help you choose the ideal products to make the work a breeze. Anybody can keep a clean and healthy fish tank. It's not a difficult task, but it does require regular focus and the best supplies. There are routine day-to-day and weekly tasks in addition to the essential job of tank cleaning with partial water modifications. Everyday, after you feed your fish, move uneaten food after about 5 mins. Also, evaluate your fish to ensure they are healthy and are acting normally. Inspect the water temperature. Weekly, check the pH, nitrite, nitrate, and ammonia levels. If it's a saltwater tank check the salinity. Also, check out equipment such as lights and filters to see that everything is functioning effectively. How commonly should you clean the tank? How much of the water do you require to replace? It depends on the size of the tank, the variety of fish, and whether it's saltwater. Usually, you require to swap out 10 to 20 percent of the water every one to three weeks. Liz's Pet Shop can help you make a decision based on the specifics of your fish tank. Follow these steps in your regular cleaning: Prepare replacement water. If you make use of faucet water, use a water conditioner to get rid of contaminants. For saltwater, you'll require unique reverse osmosis/deionized water. Unplug electrical elements. Get rid of large accessories. Siphon water into a bucket. Siphon along the crushed rock to get rid of the waste that gathers there. If you properly control the flow with your thumb or a built-in regulator, waste will be sucked out and gravel will fall back right into the tank. Remove algae. Utilize an algae-cleaning device to help. Clean your filter. For filters such as a sponge, ceramic rings, and fiber, wash them in the water you removed and swiftly reinstall them to prevent losing vital microorganisms. Filters that contain carbon and other absorbers will need to be often changed. Include the substitute water. Tidy your tank's exterior with a correct cleaner and cloth. As you can see, the appropriate tools and products are vital. Fortunately, Liz's Pet Shop in Chicago IL recognizes what's called for and is your one-stop for all your tank maintenance necessities. Call (773) 772-4011, stop right into our store, or visit our web site to keep your aquarium looking and performing its best.


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