For the last 20 years, Kerry Kardell, (the owner/operator of “The Fishman/Kerry’s aquarium Service Co.) has been providing top quality, friendly and reliable expert aquarium and pond service and maintenance to the greater Los Angeles area.

At “The Fishman” we take pride in maintaining every system LIKE IT IS OUR OWN.

Let us put together a maintenance program that fulfills the needs for both you and your aquariums inhabitants. Schedules are provided in weekly, bi weekly and monthly intervals.

All service is billed at a competitive standard hourly rate. All service calls bill one hour minimum. Emergency calls bill at an increased hourly rate. Call or e-mail for billing info – call(818)381-1552 or e-mail Kerry Kardell. “The Fishman” provides our own cleaning equipment, tools and testing materials.

Each professional service performed by “The Fishman” includes as follows:

Service Check List:

       • First, floors are always covered to protect from water spillage

       • Next, Removal of all unsightly algae from aquarium and décor (including coral bleaching on          sight whenever possible).

       • A full water analysis will be performed and recorded on customer’s statement

       • All filters maintenanced and elements changed. All elements at an additional customer          cost.

       • Substrate will be siphoned to remove debris

       • All tanks get a minimum of 25 percent water change per visit

       • All system components receive a visual inspection for good working order such as,
         light fixtures, bulbs, heaters, sterilizers, pumps, etc. Finding will be recorded on          customer’s statement and faulty products will be replaced on next scheduled visit per          customer approval.

       • Stands and canopies are cleaned inside and out.

       • Fish are visually monitored for illness and behavioral problems

       • All tanks are professionally aquascaped to insure maximum territory and overall visual          beauty for the home or business aquarium.

       • And finally all tanks will be wiped down and left sparkling so everyone can enjoy
         their beauty.

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* * Aquariums Being Serviced * *


       • Selection and delivery of the highest quality hand caught fish and marine animals.

       • Expert diagnosis and medication of all freshwater and marine animals.

       • 24 hour emergency services for existing and non-existing clients. (Specializing in plumbing          and leak repair)

       • On set consultation, fish wrangling and maintenance for commercials, feature films and          television series.

       • Tank moves, local and out of state.

       • Custom design/in wall installation for commercial and residential.

       • On sight consultation for existing systems and systems that only exist in your imagination

“The Fishman” also carries a full line of top quality products such as pumps, filters, skimmers, medications, filter elements, frozen and dried foods and all aquarium décor, also, glass and acrylic aquariums and a full line of aquarium furniture.