Canister Filter Vs. Bio Wheel

Canister Filter Vs. Bio Wheel

At some point as an aquarium hobbyist, you likely heard talk of the so-called “Bio-wheel filter” and how it delivers superior power and biological filtration comparative to other cartridge filters, right? Canister Filter Vs. Bio Wheel Comparisons Essentially combining the ease of use of a power filter, with the strength you’d more commonly associate with … Read more

Canister Filter Vs. Hang On Back

Canister Filter Vs. Hang On Back

What are the differences between a canister filter and one of those filters you hang on the back of the tank? If you’ve owned an aquarium at any point in your life, you’ve likely heard that question at some point, and may have even uttered it yourself. Canister Filter vs. Hang on Back Comparisons They … Read more

How To Clean Canister Filter Hoses

Cleaning Canister Filter Hoses

There’s no disputing the utility of canister filters, but what happens after you’ve run them for a while and they start becoming dirty? Debris starts to accumulate; your filter gets gunk in all the wrong places, and (in addition to losing effectiveness) it becomes unsightly. To top it all off, it’s not as if the … Read more