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Thread: Is this crazy?

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    Quote Originally Posted by jeffs99dime View Post
    I say get rid of the file cabinet, desk and T.V and put in a 125 or 150 too.
    You mean put those things in the middle of the floor. He still need to be able to call it an office ;)
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    I think that the 75gal idea with the cichlids you like is a great idea. Having the bass pro shop tank is always a cool idea but I like the ability to house diversity.

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    *rubbing hands together* anticipating Jenn's new "Fish Room Office" journal, lol.

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    There is nothing wrong with having the desk in the middle of the room it is actually common. then you can have people sit on the other side if you needed to go over anything with them. Downside is hiding cables....

    And of course tv's can be wall mounted in the corner or something.
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    I did some measuring today...I may not be able to fit 3 double stands in there...it is honestly gonna be tight to still be able to access the 50G which I dont wanna move as it is just doing so well right now. I am going to have to get some cardboard out and make sure 3 doubles will work. If not I may have to opt for a a pair of 40 breeders in the middle.

    Another option may be to move the recliner to the rear wall and have the entire wall where the recliner is for the tanks. I could also maybe put one of the double 75 stands diagonal to the back corner to help save some space. Honestly even saving a foot would make this work easier.
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    On the placement of the lamp in the corner, maybe a shorter lamp on a table so you can hide the fish food and etc back there.

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    Or use a wall lamp to save the floor space
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    yes, a wall or swag lamp...

    You may have to consider a dehumidifier too...thats a lot of tanks for one room...

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    Unfortunately after measuring and using a piece of cardboard to represent the foot print of the tanks there is just no way to fit 3 75G stands in there. The room is too small...I *could* squeeze 2 75G stands and a stand with a pair of 40Gs but even that would be pushing it. So I have opted to go down to 2 double 75G stands and do some rearranging of the room. The TV is a small 24" flat screen so it can go on a shelf with the receiver. I will put a 56G Column in its place....I have a 34" space where it sits now so it will be the perfect fit. I will still be running 410G of water in this room...in addition to the bedroom's 55G and the living rooms 56G. I cant say this is much of a compromise anymore.

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    Sorry to here that. But if there is no room, there is no room. You just have to be more selective about the species you choose to keep.
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