The Pet Warehouse offer a great range of aquarium supplies and are recognised as the North Wests largest stockists of branded pet products. We have a range of fish tank equipment, aquarium ornaments, fish tank treatments, fish nets, aquarium filters, fish accessories, heating and lighting.
We also stock quality food for pond and cold water fish such as goldfish, if you need any advice about our products then please get in touch with us and one of our team will be more than happy to help you.
Aquariums are teaming with life forms, and different kinds of toxins are being produced constantly. Just like in the wild, fish also face these toxins but natural cycles take care of these levels of toxins in the water, thereby clarifying the water making it safe for the fish to live. But this is not the case in an artificial setting as that of home aquariums. In an artificial environment these cycles don't occur and you have to make arrangements to filter the toxins in the water providing a happy environment for your fish to live in.
Aquarium filters provide filtration at three levels these include mechanical, chemical and biological. Besides this an aquarium also requires lighting, this is just one important factor besides filtration. We need to add lighting to our aquariums as not only does this add to the beauty of its ambiance but it also provides a sense of well being in the fish.
Aquarium supplies are your choice but we are here to provide information to make sure it’s the correct one, when you are looking to populate your aquarium.
Aquarium supplies should include food supplies, filters, pumps, power heads, heaters, additives, and lighting etc.
It is also important to purchase the correctly sized aquarium this is vital for the well being of the fish.
Depending on the number of fishes you are going to keep, this can either be a small or a large sized aquarium. Most people tend to purchase the kind of fish they want to keep in the aquarium on the basis of their colours and how pretty they look to them, it is important to take advice on this also, as some fish so not go well with others.
This can also be dangerous because most saltwater fishes are beautiful but they cannot live in fresh water; moreover most beautiful fishes are can in fact piousness so we recommend speaking to an expert first to make sure you understand what you are buying beforehand. Even if you are keeping fresh water fish in a fresh water aquarium you cannot keep goldfish with guppies because goldfishes have a tendency to eat whatever is smaller than their mouth.
So it will be helpful for you to acquire a little knowledge setting up an aquarium, if you are unsure please get in touch with us first so that one of our team can advise you.
In fish aquariums the building up of toxins within the water is something that needs attention and should be monitored carefully. Since aquariums are full of life, waste is produced frequently.
Waste results in toxins such as nitrates, phosphorous, and ammonia etc. The toxin levels if left unchecked can ruin the environment and eventually the fish will more than likely die.
Aquarium supplies including protein skimmers and tablets which can take care of this problem effectively.
Aquarium filters also take care of the filtration of the aquarium water to help reduce toxins that are potentially harmful to fish.
We recommend before setting up an aquarium you should perhaps research about the different breeds of fish for home aquariums and whether you will be keeping fresh water tropical fish or marine fish which require salt water. If you are unsure then please speak to someone first here at The Pet Warehouse Co, we will advise you dependent on the type of fish you would like to keep.