1. Why Custom Aquarium Design And Maintenance Is So Important

      For some people who take care of their own aquarium maintenance and who view their aquarium as their full-time hobby, buying a large aquarium isn’t really a big deal to them. They’ll do hundreds of hours of research, pick the perfect one for their space, install it, and take care of it every single day to ensure that their fish don’t die. We’re not saying that’s a bad thing, becau…Read More

  2. Just What Kinds of People Are Looking for Custom Saltwater Aquariums

      In our previous blogs we’ve told you all about the many reasons that people might be interested in having a custom saltwater aquarium in their business. Restaurants love them because they create atmosphere and entertain the kids while the foods get there. Dentists' and doctors' offices love them because they’re really good at distracting people who might be nervous about an appointment.…Read More

  3. One More Reason Why People Enjoy Custom Saltwater Aquariums In Their Home

    In our previous blog we gave you eight solid reasons why people like to have custom saltwater aquariums in their home. Among those were the calming sights and sounds they make, the fact that they can be used as an educational tooth for any kids in the house, and they’re perfect for people who love getting out in the ocean but just can’t seem to spend enough time there. Plus, the fish are like …Read More

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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