At Maltby Aquatics we offer a range of affordable services from initial design and setup to maintenance of existing aquariums, with friendly expert advice from qualified aquatic professionals. Choose the service which suits your needs and contact us for a free no obligation quote.

Freshwater Tropical Fish, Rummynose tetra

Rummynose tetra

Freshwater Angelfish



Xray tetra


Daemon Eartheater

filter cleaning

filter cleaning





Aquarium Design and Setup

Whether you want a custom built glass aquarium or standard aquarium that needs setting up we can help. We offer a set up service to design the aquarium to meet your needs. With our extensive knowledge of aquarium equipment we can advise and supply the best equipment to use at competitive prices. We will set the aquarium up and take all the hassle of getting everything sorted and offer advice throughout the process.  We can design any aquarium to suit any fishes needs but do specialise in the following aquarium designs,

  • Discus Fish Aquariums
  • Tropical Community Aquariums
  • Planted Aquariums, hi tech c02 systems competitvly priced
  • Malawi Cichlid Aquariums

* We offer a great aftersales when selecting this package, we provide continued advice and a free maintenance visit is also included in the price to ensure the aquarium is living up to your expectations.

Aquarium Maintanence Service

The Aquarium Maintenance service covers a broad range of activities and is priced depending on aquarium. Does you aquarium need a clean up? Do you need some extra advice on an aquatic issue? Does your pump need servicing? The Maltby Aquatics Aquarium Maintenance service could be the answer, this package includes the following as standard;

  • Full Aquarium Health check
  • Full equipment check
  • Full water quality test followed with easy to understand advice
  • Partial water change/ gravel siphon
  • Algae clean
  • Filter cleaning and servicing

the following are extras which are included if appropriate;

  • Plant dosing and pruning
  • UV bulb changing
  • Aquarium bulb changing
  • Equipment installation

* Free advice from experts

Aquarium Holiday Service

Going away on holiday? Your fish tank will be in safe hands if you choose Maltby Aquatics. If local to the Harpenden, Luton or St.Albans area we offer a holiday package which can vary depending on the needs of you and your fish. Standard services include;

  • Fish health check and equipment check
  • Fish feed every 3 days
  • Water change if service is over a 2 week period, quick aquarium clean
  • High valued fish aquariums will be linked up to an online monitoring system which will alert for any changes in Ammonia and temperature 24/7

* This holiday package can be taken at a discounted price for existing customers using Maltby Aquatics Aquarium Maintanence service.

 Other Services 
  • Medication for health issues
  • Reverse Osmosis System setups
  • Emergency issues such as pump failure
  • Full deep clean, aquarium re-start