A modern hub for your little pets
There are so many unique fish tanks, aquariums, bowls available in the marketplace nowadays. They all provide a safe, secure resting place for your little aqua pets.
As a kid, I used to own a regular fish tank - a rectangular glass piece that did not exactly stand out. In short, it looked boring. The options are now so varied that you have beautiful pieces that can gel aesthetically with your home décor. If you are on the lookout for some modern fish tank, bowl or aquarium designs then you have landed at the right place.
An aquarium need not be of the same old boring shape or structure anymore. They come in all sorts of varied sizes enabling your fishes to move around and explore more nooks and corners. On this page you will see some unique fish tanks, bowls, aquariums that caught my eye. The designs are stylish (not your standard aquarium) and the best part is that most (if not all) of these fish tanks are absolutely cheap and affordable.
Many people nowadays opt for such uniquely designed fish hubs because they lend an extra special touch to the whole home or office décor. So what are we waiting for? Let's take a look at some of these modern, unique fish tanks, bowls and aquariums.
But First, A Question..
The Practical USB Powered Fish Tank
The USB powered fish tank is a perfect little fish tank to have on your office desktop. This neat fish tank comes in handy for occupying small sized fishes. Apart from serving as a fish tank, this gadget also can be used as a small storage area for your belongings (there's a separate section for that). The fish tank also encompasses an efficient clock which shows the time, temperature etc. It has colorful rocks and also a low voltage pump for water circulation and oxygen provision. Make your office desktop stand apart from the rest with the help of this fun, unique fish tank.
A USB-Powered Desktop Aquarium
AquaVista Wall Mounted Aquarium
At first glance, this aquarium appears more like a wall mounted LCD TV. It looks that stylish and classy. A wall mounted aquarium is more expensive as compared to others, but they have an amazing effect in transforming your rooms into a hi-style area. This particular one is an award winning photo framed aquarium which boasts of requiring only less than 15 minutes of maintenance per month. The aquarium is made more unique with the help of backgrounds that can be customized easily.
Fish Shaped Unique Fish Bowl
This particular bowl is more suitable for 1 or 2 small sized fishes. The design is unique, eyecatching and represents what it is meant to be used for beautifully. The fish bowl can be used as a stunning home or office décor piece. Goldfish or any other type of fish with vibrant colors are apt for this type of fish bowl.
Fountain Well Fish Bowl
In 2010, this particular product was voted as the best aqua product of the year. The fish bowl is easy to set up and comes in a 3 in 1 package - i.e. aquarium, nightlight and a fountain - which means that not only is it functional it makes for a lovely show piece as well. Apart from the fountain well, this fish bowl is available in a range of other designs as well including forest tree, happy turtle, honey rose, koi goldfish and lucky elephant. Each design is well crafted and an absolute treat to the eye.
Rectangular Tower Fish Tank
Most of the fish tanks we see are horizontally inclined, this particular vertical tower fish tank is designed in such a way that makes it more space efficient and chic. If you have space restrictions in your house and you would still like to go for an aquarium to accommodate a decent number of fishes, then this is the fish aquarium you should go for.
Kalpana Iyer (author) from India on October 17, 2020:
Thank you Rajan for commenting. Yes, I can understand your hesitation to get new fishes. A couple of them breathed their last under my care too. It is not as easy as it looks.
Rajan Singh Jolly from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar, INDIA. on October 17, 2020:
Beautiful looking fish tanks. Certainly a fry cry from the standard rectangular aquariums. Keeping fish entails a lot of hard work. After keeping one for a few years and in the process losing several fish I decided not to keep any more fish. Each death was a jolt. I'd rather enjoy their beauty from afar.
Kalpana Iyer (author) from India on October 13, 2020:
I can understand, Bill. It is definitely not easy.
Bill Holland from Olympia, WA on October 13, 2020:
It would be fun to have some tropical fish, but I'm afraid I would want a very large fish tank, and then I would have so much extra work just keeping it running properly and cleaned, and I'm not willing to commit that kind of time to it....still, it would be nice to have!
Kalpana Iyer (author) from India on December 09, 2012:
Fishes are nice pets. I personally find cleaning the large aquarium a bit hard to handle. Thanks for stopping by :)
Stacy Harris from Hemet, Ca on December 09, 2012:
My daughter wants a turtle for Christmas. However, we know a turtle might be too much for her to handle. I think maybe a fish might be a better option. I absolutely think the USB fish tank is adorable.
Kalpana Iyer (author) from India on December 04, 2012:
Thank you :)
jonno96 from Australia on December 04, 2012:
Those fish tanks are very unique. My favourite is the USB powered one. Voted up your hub!
Kalpana Iyer (author) from India on December 03, 2012:
Hey Dale! Even I was quite surprised when I came across the USB powered fish tank. It's the first time I am coming across such a type. Thanks for reading and commenting :)
Kalpana Iyer (author) from India on December 03, 2012:
Glad you enjoyed it SkeetyD! Yes, the rectangular fish tank is one of my favorites too :)
Dale Hyde from Tropical Paradise on Planet X on December 03, 2012:
Most interesting concepts shared within this hub on aquariums. :) I had no idea there were ones that could be powered via USB ports. Love the idea and I am going to have to delve deeper into these options!
Well done! Voted up, interesting and useful.
SkeetyD on December 03, 2012:
I love the look of the rectangular fish tank. I just may get one for my home. Great hub!