Jen walks us through the basic setup of a Clear Water Algae Turf Scrubber.Read moreLow pH is a common water quality issue with reef aquariums. Fortunately, it’s an easy thing to fix once you understand the factors that affect pH in your tank. Many aquarists rush into making...Read moreLet’s talk about the difference between fresh and saltwater algae scrubbers. They are different designs because the algal growth you get in each are different—so the layout of the...Read moreNow let's answer the first question most aquarium folks have about algae scrubbers: Should you buy or build? Before the year 2010, there were not really any commercially available algae scrubbers...Read moreFiltering your tank by using "algae to fight algae" has been gaining in popularity in the last few years. We are biased about this, because we invented the waterfall and upflow designs that everyone...Read morePhosphate has always been a hot topic with reef keepers. It’s in our tap water. It’s in fish and invert food. Phosphate gets the blame for algae problems. Some say it even hurts...Read moreCyanobacteria, or Cyano for short, is not an algae like what many of you might think but is in fact a photosynthetic bacteria. It’s slimy and often grows in sheets that can be siphoned or...Read moreBryan Farrish owns Santa Monica Filtration, one of the aquarium hobby's most popular producers of algae scrubbers. Bryan created and owns patents to many of the innovative algae turf scrubber designs...Read more© 2021 Bulk Reef Supply. All Rights Reserved.