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  1. Default DIY One Stop Water Changing Station


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    My husband made this for me and it is just perfect. I have my pump, hose, scrubber - everything I need to clean or do a water change right here in one little station. I just pull the whole thing out of the closet that is where all the main aquariums are and go to town! He thought of pretty much everything, I think.
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    PaMeLa
    5 gallon/6.5 gallon/29 gallon/37 gallon/ 55 gallon {and a 20 gallon in my office!}

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    That is really cool. Now add wheels to it to make it mobile and you will have the perfect device for changing. I say this because I have a very similar cart set up.

    I used casters for a long while but they got clogged with pet hair. I now have installed an axel system and use lawnmower wheels.
    8 tanks running now:
    1x 220 gallon, 2x55 gallon, 1x40 gallon long, 1x29 gallon, 1x20 gallon long, 1x5.5 gallon, 1x2 gallon
    Gouramis, barbs, rasboras, plecos, corys, tetras, fancy guppies, swordtails, ottos, rainbow shark, upside-down catfish, snails, and Max and Sparkles the bettas.

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    He was actually going to put wheels on it but since it will never be moved more than 6 feet and on carpet - he decided not to.

    It certainly makes things a lot easier!!
    PaMeLa
    5 gallon/6.5 gallon/29 gallon/37 gallon/ 55 gallon {and a 20 gallon in my office!}

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    Very cool idea. He's got a good head on his shoulders to think of that.

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    Nice idea

    Now you can get a few more tanks
    If you take your time to do the research FIRST, you can successfully set-up and keep ANY type of aquarium with ease.
    "Not using a quarantine tank is like playing Russian roulette. Nobody wins the game, some people just get to play longer than others." - Anthony Calfo
    Fishless Cycle Cycling with Fish Marine Aquarium Info [URL="http://saltwater.aquaticcommunity.com/"]

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    LOL I like the way you think, Cliff.
    PaMeLa
    5 gallon/6.5 gallon/29 gallon/37 gallon/ 55 gallon {and a 20 gallon in my office!}

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    thats pretty cool.
    get-r-dun

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    Awesome idea. Smart husband to think of something like that.

    We just keep everything in a five gallon bucket. I like that idea better. Maybe I'll convince my dad to build one of those.

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    Thanks for the replies - my husband is all about convenience...lol
    PaMeLa
    5 gallon/6.5 gallon/29 gallon/37 gallon/ 55 gallon {and a 20 gallon in my office!}

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    The only other way your hubby could make it easier for you is to do the water changes for you...

    Nice setup...
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