121 fish tank Stories
Designing Nemo: 30 Fish Tanks Make a Decorative Splash
"single beta fish. I’m talking about a large, teeming saltwater tank stocked with exotic... large fish tank, an important consideration is the monthly maintenance cost. He designed... cleaning the tank and caring for the fish and plants. (A maintenance-cost estimate for a... not all tanks have to be so grandiose. Small and midsize tanks can be easily managed... colored fish and coral. The aversion to the upkeep on this scale is understandable..."
Build a Backyard Fish Pond Without Going Belly Up
You can make an outdoor fish paradise of your own, for less than you might think. But you'll need this expert design wisdom
"outdoor fish paradise of your own, for less than you might think. But you'll need this... incorporate a fish pond. So I wondered: What does it take to put a fish pond in a backyard... black fish the size of party subs were right at my fingertips. To that effect, for... dozens of fish ponds in every shape and size, all the way up to a lavish $40,000 koi... aquariums, fish ponds are not for the faint of heart. They take a lot of time and effort..."
How to Harvest Rainwater for Your Garden
Conserve a vital resource and save money by collecting stormwater for irrigation in a barrel or tank
"rainwater tanks and barrels come into play.... bladder tanks for under house, also underground, even under driveway tanks that can... holding tank at least 5 feet away from your foundation and install a drainway at the... rainwater tanks. We have the steel, plastic, concrete styles listed above, but also... water tank. what about mosquitos or insects.. water is a nesting ground.. what type... harvesting tank underground in the garden of our new build. We will use the water to flush..."
DIY Project: Reinvented Party Table
The Perfect Houseplant for People Who Kill Houseplants
If you can fill a jar with water, you can keep golden pothos vine happy — and it will pay you back with cleaner air and a greener home
My Houzz: Green Home Tucked in a Canadian Forest
Thoughtful craftsmanship and sustainability plus an exuberant edible garden make this bright home just right for a retiring couple
Room of the Day: Princess the Snake Reigns in a Luxe Library
"72136/Fish-Tank-Room-Break-transitional--other-metro Love the color. I just finished... about fish tanks. So tempting to half my brain and unacceptable to the other half... over the tank? Custom? Love the colours, the aubergine especially, even though they... a herp tank in the cabinetry so no one notices. I love to see homeowners design cabinetry... on gold fish in a small bowl; we also had a larger turtle who loved to swim after..."
The 15 Most Popular Kitchen Storage Ideas on Houzz
Solve common kitchen dilemmas in style with custom and ready-made organizers, drawers, shelves and more
Incredible Home Catwalks Make for Purr-fectly Happy Felines
Walkways and tunnels custom built to the tune of about $35,000 keep a homeowner’s 18 cats on cloud nine
""Cat TV" (fish tank) LOL. I had fish for a while and my cats spent hours watching them... in the tank). My cats found the gold fish far more interesting than the beta fish... were gold fish (bought "feeder" ones - they were being sold for food for larger fish... to the tank (as opposed to the beta fish I had at one point that ignored anything... plants and fish tanks, that he knows how to take care of all of them. You don't spend..."
Make a Cool Plant Shelf in an Afternoon — No Saw Needed
One-of-a-Kind Ways With Planters
Bright colors, unusual shapes, unexpected uses ... these unique ideas for container plantings with personality may just grow on you
From Coat Closet to Mudroom for Less Than $300
Why We Want a House With a Great View
Research shows that just looking at nature has powerful mental benefits. Here's how to get a boost — with or without a million-dollar view
"keep the tank beautiful. There is a reason Doctors & Dentists have Fish tanks in their... tropical fish & shrimp. The tank is set-up to reduce maintenance, when It was installed... watching the fish lowers the blood pressure and slows (relaxes) heart rate. Great article... animals (and fish) kept captive. And especially not considered decor. This is an attitude... in my tank are captive bred and raised, none are wild caught and none are mistreated..."
A Quick-Start Guide to Bird-Watching for Fun and Learning
Set out some seed and grab your field guide. Bird-watching is an easy, entertaining and educational activity for the whole family
"with the fish tanks air hoses--we had several tanks. He would even swim in the tanks... prevent the fish from disappearing. I'm glad so many of you enjoy the Droll Yankee video... test fishing line looped over various limbs. The installation involves wrapping... with the fishing line, then making a bunch of high, wild throws until I get the line..."
What's That Sound? 9 Home Noises and How to Fix Them
Bumps and thumps might be driving you crazy, but they also might mean big trouble. We give you the lowdown and which pro to call for help
"cracked fish tank scene in that Esther Williams movie. Any solution that skews towards... pressure tanks---checked 'em all! Just goes on and off---on and off---offfff---on... holding tank for the water. We use an air compressor to refresh the air cushion every... out of tank while letting air in? Also -- The well installers can put something on... into the tank each time the well turns off to automatically maintain the air cushion..."