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Old 02-27-2012, 09:03 PM   #1
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Any advice on what I should do better to have "prettier" tank?

Hello I have a fully stocked 29gallon tank w/
Perc clownfish
Flame angel
Combtooth Blenny
Small snowflake eel which once large enough will be moved to a bigger home.
a CUC
And an open brain coral
And LR

My tank has been up and running for about a year now, my equipment is
T5HO coral life 2 bulb lights
A small heater
550 power head
AquaC remora protien skimmer
And some cheap underwater LEDs

Any advice on what I should do better to have "prettier" tank?
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Old 02-27-2012, 09:14 PM   #2
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Watch out for your shrimp, that eel will probably eat it! Lol i would add some more rock and make a sweeeet rock scape if i were you
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How about trying to hide all the stuff hanging around your tank. Adding a black backdrop will help tons. That and moving anything you can into a sump. Then it is all rock,fish, and coral.
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How about trying to hide all the stuff hanging around your tank. Adding a black backdrop will help tons. That and moving anything you can into a sump. Then it is all rock,fish, and coral.
+1 I would paint the back of the glass black. It'll hide all the hob stuff.
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More LR might make it seem more natural
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So how would I go about painting the back of my tank black there isn't alot of room because the tank is on my dresser.
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Get a black background would be best in your situation.
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Old 02-28-2012, 09:06 AM   #8
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This may sound dumb but do I put the background on the inside or outside of the tank?
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This may sound dumb but do I put the background on the inside or outside of the tank?
Outside bud
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Yes, get a black or blue adhesive background for the exterior back of your tank, or paint it. I've done both. I'll make it look much nicer, trust me- it'll be a night and day difference, and it won't cost you much money at all!
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