1. 8 Reasons People Enjoy Aquariums In Their Home

    In our previous blogs we’ve been discussing our most common customers and why they are so interested in having custom aquariums in their homes. Medical offices, for instance, use aquariums to calm and distract their patients during waiting room visits. Corporate offices have designer aquariums built because it makes their office space more unique and can impress partners and new hires alike. Sch…Read More

  2. Why You’ll Find Our Custom Saltwater Aquariums in Seafood Restaurants

    We’ve spent the previous few blogs detailing the many reasons that office buildings, schools, and medical offices like to impress with custom saltwater aquariums. But today we’re going to go over the reasons why many restaurants, often seafood restaurants, enjoy having a large aquarium to greet their guests. Bring The Outside In When you think about the foods that you eat, you don’t tend to …Read More

  3. Why More Schools Are Investing In Custom Aquariums

    In previous blogs we’d discussed the many reasons that various buildings might go for a built-in aquarium. For instance, hospitals are having designer aquariums built so that patients are distracted from the medical procedures about to take place, and the sounds also act as a calming agent. Business buildings use them a power move, showing off the amazing reef system that they’ve brought into …Read More

  4. Why More Corporate Offices Are Investing In Custom Aquarium Design

      In our most recent blog we discussed the many reasons that hospitals and other types of medical offices are investing in custom aquarium design. After all, aquariums are an excellent way of distracting nervous patients and their children, and the sights and sounds of a large aquarium can sooth anyone who really doesn’t want to be in the waiting room in the first place. On top of that, cus…Read More

  5. 4 Reasons Custom Aquariums Are a Staple of Medical Offices

    We’ve talked to more than a few people whose first experience with aquariums was at a dentist’s or doctor's office. While they weren’t necessarily custom aquariums greeting them when they walked through the door, it made enough of an impression on them that it’s what they remember most. So why are so many people remembering the aquariums that they grew up with in medical offices? We’ve t…Read More

  6. 4 Simple Steps To Getting the Designer Aquarium of Your Dreams

      At Gibbons Aquaria, we’re lucky to get to work with a wide range of people and businesses. They all have one thing in common: they want designer aquariums that will bring the wonders of the ocean inside. While hobbyists might work for years to get their small acrylic aquarium just the way they want it, our customers would much rather have everything taken care of for them, including aquarium …Read More

  7. How Much Do Custom Aquariums Cost, and What Determines Price?

    We’ve only been blogging for a couple of months now, but we thought we’d bite the bullet and discuss a subject that is on everyone’s mind who stops by our new site: how much do custom aquariums cost? And, to put it even more bluntly, why can they be expensive? Let’s take a look at some of the aspects that go into a $20,000+ custom aquarium. Aquarium Design Part of the reason that designer …Read More

  8. More Reasons 24/7 Monitoring Is So Important When Investing In Custom Aquariums

    In our most recent post we detailed some of the most important reasons it’s necessary to have 24/7 monitoring of your custom aquarium. After all, there are so many reasons you’d never notice that something is wrong with it, including being out of town or simply being asleep. Delayed response to a problem means that you could suffer even worse repairs that are a danger to your livestock. Now th…Read More

  9. The Importance of 24/7 Monitoring With Your Aquarium Maintenance

    When most people hear custom aquarium design, the first thing they people think of is the size and shape of it. After that they might think about the shape of the landscape inside, the rocks and corals, as well as the fish that all have to interact and not harm each other. That’s aquarium design, right? While both of those might be the most obvious parts that people see, aquarium design also inc…Read More

  10. The 5 Most Likely Places You’ll Find Custom Aquariums

    One of our favorite parts about creating custom aquariums is the variety we get to experience. We work with people from all walks of life in order to create their aquarium design, and then get to work with the most fascinating fish, corals, anemones, and invertebrates on the planet! We also experience a great deal of variety in the types of locations at which we perform our aquarium maintenance an…Read More