My Dream Aquarium
I am newly born baby for aquarium planting and this is my dream tank (but need to do some update l guess)
I really appreciate if you could help me to find necessary/budget accessories for my dream aquarium and valuable advises.
48(w) x 24(h) x 18(d) inch
Nearly 260 liters
Do I have to add some salt/chemicals?
Hope river sand is suitable for this? Or do I have to use original fish tank soil/ substrate?
External filter, Power filter or Bio filter
Which one is the best/necessary and low cost filter?
If I go for a external filter what is the necessary filtering rate (liter per hour rate)
What will happen if I use power filter?
Do I need to match bulb's wattage according to my water capacity?
What is the best theory?
Can I use LED lights? If yes... give me some example/model
Do I use more lights because of other plants?
What are the things going to balance by maintaining this?
I have no idea. I really appreciate if you can explain what is the best way to do this?
Hope I have to maintain pH/KH level and temperature. So, what are the chemicals/methods that I have to use/follow? Or is there anything else that I have to know?
I can find some varieties from my garden.
Can I know which method is better for reduce of growth?
Have to maintain this by using correct light? or any other method?
I don't have lot of knowledge on this. Hope small varieties are the best like neon tetra. Advise me some best varieties?
Water change and other maintains:
I really appreciate if you guys explain this.
Thank you…. (y)