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Protecting Furniture Under a Fish Tank

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Placing a fish tank on a piece of furniture, rather than an aquarium stand, can be very attractive. However, you will probably want to protect your furniture from accidental spills or splashes. This is a guide about protecting furniture under a fish tank.
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August 21, 2013

We have a few small fish tanks at our house. I have them sitting on top of wooden furniture, so I needed to find a way to protect the wood from any splashes or dribbles that might happen.

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I went to the thrift store and purchased microwave turntables. They come in a variety of sizes and are usually under $5.00. They are perfect for small tanks and because they are raised up on little feet you can easily stick a paper towel underneath to soak up a drip if necessary.

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August 23, 20131 found this helpful

What a great idea. Thanks

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August 30, 20130 found this helpful

Great idea. I have one under my coffee maker.

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August 18, 20170 found this helpful

Excellent thinking because so little nubs of feet will allow air to get under the plate so trapped humidity doesn't wind up ruining the wood instead. I have glass tops on wood furniture with little small plastic discs under each corner for that reason.

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