Best Decorative Ornaments For Aquarium Tanks
Underwater world has been at the receiving end of human fascination since the beginning of civilisation, as reflected in a plethora of marine-inspired folklore, poetry, art, or even cinema. The popular culture of aquariums and fishbowls is another testament of the same. From simple artefacts to intricately crafted ones, designers and artists have been constantly experimenting with these ornaments. If you too happen to house an aquarium tank, don't forget to check the listicle below and find a handful of some of the prettiest and sturdiest picks.
Best Aquarium Decoration Essentials
1. JAINSONS PET PRODUCTS Aquarium Decoration Ornament
Add a lively touch to your aquarium tanks with these gorgeous silicone mushrooms, mounted well on ceramic base dotted with artificial grass. These glow-in-the-dark mushrooms make for a visual delight, under the LED light. Not only do they add to the visual appeal, but also offer a hiding place for the fish. These imitative figurines recreate the natural marine environment.
Aquarium Glowing Mushroom Design Artificial Silicon Fish Tank Ornament Decoration
2. E'cella Fish Tank Balloon Clown for Aquarium Decoration
Bubbles are adorable air bundles of joy which, in this case, keep an attractive clown figurine afloat. This “up and down” fish toy keeps moving over the air pump, with a vacuum pump to be stuck on the aquarium wall, and offers manageable speed options, for diversity. Its high-quality material comes with an attractive finish and demands minimal maintenance.
E'cella Fish Tank Balloon Clown for Aquarium Decoration - Air Operated Action Plastic Toy pack of 1
3. Foodie Puppies Sailing Brown Ship Aquarium Decoration Ornaments
Add a realistic touch to your aquarium landscape with this beautifully designed wrecked ship, dotted with several swim-through holes. The ship has been crafted with high-quality resin, making it a safe hiding, swimming or even sleeping spot for the fish. The mast provides a firm climbing area for the hermit crabs, if any.
Foodie Puppies Natural Looking Environment Underwater Sailing Brown Ship Aquarium Decoration Ornaments/Toy for Fish Tank Color May Vary (21cm X 16cm X 7 cm)
4. The Big Fish Taiyo Toy Poloman Aquarium Decorative Ornaments
Aquarium bubblers are necessary to maintain a flow of oxygenating bubbles in the tank which ensure healthy living conditions for the fish. This bubbler, in particular, comes in the avatar of an attractive fisherman-inspired toy, splashed in attractive colours. This comes with a pipe and a plug and works well with any ordinary air pump.
The Big Fish Taiyo Toy Poloman Aquarium Decorative Ornaments for Fish Tank for Air Bubbles
Tips For Maintaining Aquarium Decorations
Don’t forget to change the water regularly.
Regularly scrub off algae from the decorations using hard-bristled cleaning brushes.
Wash off the substrate gravel regularly using recommended tools such as acrylic tubes with flexible hose.
Buying Guide: Materials To Be Avoided For Aquarium Decor
Ceramics: They may leach chemicals and heavy metals. You can however go for “dinnerware safe” picks.
Beach Sand: Untreated beach sand may include potentially harmful chemicals.
Wood: You can, however, go for items made of pre-treated wood.
Rocks: Research beforehand; some rocks have undesirable minerals.
Shells And Corals: They add unrequired calcium to freshwater systems.
Glass: Avoid glass with sharp edges to prevent injuries. You may opt for a polished one, with regular monitoring.
Plastic: Plastics may leach chemicals over time; always opt food-grade plastic, if needed.
Best Decorative Ornaments For Aquarium Tanks
|Best Decorative Ornaments For Aquarium Tanks||Price in India|
|Aquarium Glowing Mushroom Design Artificial Silicon Fish Tank Ornament Decoration||₹ 399|
|E'cella Fish Tank Balloon Clown for Aquarium Decoration - Air Operated Action Plastic Toy pack of 1||₹ 258|
|Foodie Puppies Natural Looking Environment Underwater Sailing Brown Ship Aquarium Decoration Ornaments/Toy for Fish Tank Color May Vary (21cm X 16cm X 7 cm)||₹ 220|
|The Big Fish Taiyo Toy Poloman Aquarium Decorative Ornaments for Fish Tank for Air Bubbles||₹ 110|
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