DiyAquarist

Decoration & Backgrounds

Diy Aquarium Rocks – Literally make any size or shape of rock

Diy Aquarium Rocks – Literally make any size or shape of rock

Greenmasterone from youtube has a 5 part video series where he mixes up and molds his own aquarium rocks. The series is in 5 parts but its worth the watch. This is an exceptional DiY project worth or recognition in the archives. Some things of note. -With the formula I have you need to let [...]

September 28, 2012 NHolbrook Decoration & Backgrounds, Videos 0

Aquarium Background From Styrofoam & GreatStuff Expanding Foam

Aquarium Background From Styrofoam & GreatStuff Expanding Foam

Building a DIY Background A couple weeks back a friend of mine decided he no longer wanted his fishtank. Being the good friend I am I told him I would be more then happy to take it off his hands. It’s something I’ve always wanted to do. So I ended up with a 80 gallon [...]

October 21, 2011 NHolbrook Decoration & Backgrounds 4

DIY – Aquarium Background The Transformation of a 150-Gallon Aquarium

DIY – Aquarium Background The Transformation of a 150-Gallon Aquarium

  DIY – Aquarium BackgroundThe Transformation of a 150-Gallon Aquarium   by Mike Andruch     Supply List: 1″ Thick sheets of Styrofoam Styrofoam balls from the craft store (optional) Any Styrofoam from electronics packaging (optional) 1 Can of “Great Stuff” expanding liquid foam (optional) Tubes of GE Silicone I and a caulk gun Razor knife T-square or [...]

October 9, 2011 SlickRick Decoration & Backgrounds 0

DIY – 3d Aquarium Background for my new fish tank!a nd I remembered to photograph it!

DIY – 3d Aquarium Background for my new fish tank!a nd I remembered to photograph it!

  For my new fish-tank I wanted to have a 3D background and decided to build it myself. There are a lot of pictures you can buy in the stores which you can stick at the back of the tank, but that was surely not what I wanted. There are also 3D backgrounds for sale [...]

October 9, 2011 SlickRick Decoration & Backgrounds 3

Another Great DIY Fish Tank Background – Styrofoam with multiple inserts

Another Great DIY Fish Tank Background – Styrofoam with multiple inserts

DIY Fish Tank Background By Chris Greenwood – Just thought I would post some images of a DIY background I put together six months ago on a Tang. display tank. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask. I realise that this is not too different from other plans on the web, [...]

October 9, 2011 SlickRick Decoration & Backgrounds 1