Who are we?

Aquarium Dude, Inc. was founded in 2007 by Chris Frait as an insured, full-service aquarium caretaking company. We provide all services related to both saltwater and freshwater aquariums, including installation of new aquariums, complete water quality testing, routine water changing, gravel vacuuming, excess algae removal, tank wall cleaning, filter media replacement if needed, fish and invertebrate feeding if requested, medication of sick fish, and associated services.

Mr. Frait is a degreed biologist and certified advanced scuba diver with a B.S. in Biology from Northeastern Illinois University. Mr. Frait served as a volunteer Water Quality Technologist at the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago , Illinois from September 2003 until January, 2005. Additionally, he was previously employed by Rainforest Cafe in Chicago Illinois to maintain their in-restaurant aquariums. He is also an enthusiastic aquarium hobbyist.