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Old 01-06-2014, 03:29 PM   #1
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DIY decor

I have seen flower pots and really beautiful decor in aquariums. Please tell me some ideas of anyone would b willing to share. Thank you so much.
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Old 01-06-2014, 03:35 PM   #2
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I went to Home Depot, got a really big piece of tile and broke it into some medium and small sized pieces and made caves out of it.
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Also what did u use to hold it together? I have seen bricks, riffraff, seems like stuff just laying around.
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Old 01-06-2014, 04:33 PM   #4
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Also with these objects how long was spent washing them to make sure they were aquarium safe. More like fish safe.
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Old 01-07-2014, 04:08 PM   #5
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Daps aquarium safe silicone you can get it at Home Depot this is what I'm working on now... Click image for larger version

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Old 01-07-2014, 04:22 PM   #7
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Here's a picture of the broken tile. I just lean the pieces on each other it's not being held together. Click image for larger version

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Old 01-07-2014, 04:45 PM   #8
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Joe- u rolling that in gravel? Looks awesome. Easy hiding places. Easy on the wallet too.

Muffin- those look great.

Have either one of u seen an aquarium with flower pots and bricks in them??
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Yes. I had a broken in half flower pot in that tank, just took it out yesterday actually.
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Old 01-07-2014, 04:47 PM   #10
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What was it made of Muffin? Terra cotta? Just wanting to know how u cleaned it before u put it in your aquarium.
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