Posts made in February, 2015

FIRST FISH!!! 75 Gallon Saltwater Aquarium Installation – Beverly, MA

Posted by on Feb 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Today is the day! Our first fish are being put in the new 75 gallon aquarium at Harborlight Family Medicine in Beverly, MA. Since this saltwater aquarium installation, the new tank has been running for a few weeks and the water chemistry is stable, we can safely begin adding fish, corals and other invertebrates. We float the fish bag in the aquarium water for about 20 minutes to let the temperatures reach equilibrium. Once that is done, we’ll add tank water to the fish bag for 30 minutes...

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Reef Aquarium Service – 100 Gallon Cadlights and Pacific Sun Pandora S

Posted by on Feb 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

We shared the story of this reef aquarium conversion a few months back. This week we’re back in Boston, MA to check up on the system and give it a thorough cleaning. Upon arriving, everything looks fantastic! As you can see, the tank is FULL of healthy, thriving coral and fish. All the coral in this tank have been under Pacific Sun LED lighting for years. Many of them came from the cube aquarium that was here last year. New corals come from many places including Love the Reef in Wilmington,...

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75 Gallon Saltwater Fish Tank Installation Part II – Beverly, MA

Posted by on Feb 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

We are now onto part II of our new saltwater aquarium installation in Beverly. If you don’t remember, take a look at Part I on our blog. A few days later the water is finally ready for live sand and rock. As usual, we drain the tank partially before adding the rock. Once our rock structure is built, live sand is added around the base of the rock and covers the bottom of the tank. We use about 1.5 inches of sand typically. The wavemaker seen on the left side of the tank pulses varying...

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