Peninsula Tank Build – Royal Exclusiv Dreambox

The sump I chose for my new 225 gallon peninsula tank is a Royal Exclusiv Dreambox. It is made out of PVC and is bullet proof.  I like investing in high-end […]

Peninsula Tank Build – The Custom Aquarium

The largest tank I have ever owned was a 225 gallon aquarium that measured 72”L x 30”W x 24”T. It seemed like a big tank and I was not gung-ho about going […]

Peninsula Tank Build – The Custom Stand

In regards to aquarium stands, my preference in terms of the look is wood. Two main choices exist with this material. You can go with 100% wood or […]

Peninsula Tank Build – Moving The Tank Into the House

There is always a lot of tension building up inside me leading up to the day a large tank is moved into my house. Multiple parties are typically involved and […]

Peninsula Tank Build – Road Trip

I live about six hours from Coast To Coast Custom Aquariums in New Jersey so it is a long trip down and back to pick up a tank, especially when you do it in […]

Peninsula Tank Build – Project Kick-off

Whenever I get the itch to start up a new tank I begin to think about where it can go in the house. I weigh the practicality of various locations and then I start to […]

Rappin’ With ReefBum – SPS Masters Series

I am really excited about my next three guests on Rappin’ With ReefBum! This Sunday (11/1) at 7P EST I have the pleasure of welcoming Adam Dickerson from Battlcorals. Adam is one of the most […]

Tips on How to Remove Detritus

In the reef keeping hobby the word ‘detritus’ is a dirty word, literally. Detritus is dead organic matter such as fragments of dead organisms or fish […]

When is it Time To Switch Salt Mixes?

When is it time to switch salt mixes? Well, let’s start by discussing stability. To maintain a successful reef tank it is very […]

5 Money Saving Reef Tank Tips During COVID-19

These are obviously very difficult times and many, many people are already feeling the pinch financially or will be […]