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  1. Habitat
    Hi all So Daisy, beloved beardie, has taken to digging and scratching! She has now torn hole into the corners of the exo terra polystyrene background. Thinking of creating my own for her, but I am not very hands on and wanted some advice on how easy, or not this is? Also any thoughts on...
  2. Habitat
    Im shortly going to be building a live planted gecko tank. I have seen a couple of things i want to use as background. Has anyone had any experience with either of these products? Tree Fern Panel Soft Xaxim Vivarium Background | eBay Zoo Med Cork Tile Vivarium Background | eBay Many Thanks
  3. Habitat
    So i decided to move my pair of L williamsi over to my other tank in order to build a more naturalistic set up in their old one. They are a breeding pair so this pair will either do for the young or I might move them back at some point. The background is hand made and sculpted from polystyrene...
  4. Habitat
    Ok, so im going to be building myself a vivarium background and some hides/food/water dishes. Im unsure what glue to use, i need one which isn't toxic i'd like to use a glue gun but im worried it may melt the polystyrene which is what im going to carve the backdrop out of. A fast drying glue...
  5. Equipment Classifieds
    Vivariums made to measure with or without 3D rock backgrounds. For information please visit our website Custom-Viviariums you can contact me through there or on Facebook feel free to PM me on here but I sometimes loose track of messages. Any questions feel free to ask, we can also now build in...
  6. Lizards
    Hey, I was just wondering if expanding polyurethane foam is fine for building a custom viv background for a crestie? I beleive its what most people use but I'm not sure.
  7. Habitat
    Hi Guys, As some of you may know im currently in the process of designing and manufacturing vivarium backgrounds made from resin. Ive been on/off this idea since 2006 and over the past 6 years i have developed my ideas from custom made grout based backgrounds all the way through to my latest...
  8. Habitat
    Hey, I'm quite fancying having a go at making backgrounds for my viv, but have no idea where to start! I'm guessing some sort of polystyrene will be needed but was wandering if anyone could help me on how to do it and how to layer it all up and stuff! Also what I can and can't use! Cheers! Nikki
  9. Habitat
    SO here is the start to my new viv background.. the occupants are going to be newly hatched ackies which will then be moved onto a bigger viv. im at the stage where ive waiting for the PVA to set so i can start the grouting :2thumb: The platform to the right is where the basking spot. as you can...
  10. Equipment & Supplies
    Hi everyone, does anyone know of any cheap online shops that sell backgrounds? Like the stuff people put in fish tanks, but of the rock/jungle sort of kind, I checked out ebay and it's going to cost me nearly £30, and I just can't get it out of my head that there has to be cheaper some where, so...
  11. Habitat Pictures
    Hi there everyone, i have just finished my polystyrene backing along with other features! balancing college and my vivarium has been pretty hard :lol2: im up to the next stage now which is applying the adhesive! which is what i wanted to ask about... should i use grout or adhesive? and then...
  12. Equipment & Supplies
    Where would i get a 4x2 vivarium background from. The type thats just paper or laminated sheets. Im looking for a desert scene or rocky mountain sort of thing. Ive saw loads of people with them on here but never seen them online/shops.
  13. Equipment Classifieds
    i customised this viv myself to house my bearded dragons... vivarium and all fittings and electrics etc but not for any livestock this viv has been customised to be split into two vivs if required..... I have a shelf which sits across the middle.... And its done right behind the centre wood...
  14. Equipment Classifieds
    OK, get that insta 'grown-in' effect with these multiple lead plants - only a few of each left so... FICUS PUMILA 'green' in 12cm pots @ £4.50 + £3pnp* FICUS PUMILA Oakleaf Variegated 'Sunny' in 12cm @ £4.50 + £3pnp* * PnP can be combined. Cheers for looking.
  15. Lizard Pictures
    Hello im now starting my water dragon enclosure please be free to put your imput as this is my first viv. I got someone to make the main build as I wanted to it look good in my front room and not out of place. shelfs are going on 2mo and small waterfall which will be over a fish tank. I will...
  16. Equipment Classifieds
    20 cork bark tubes (various sizes but average size is 8cm diameter 40 cm long) top quality cork. Bargain at £50 Large cork bark tube (smalll tree trunk!!) - around 120 cm tall and 25cm + diameter) good for monitors, pythons etc £25 each. 10 large flat pieces of cork ideal for covering the back...
  17. Newbie Advice
    After a fun 5 years and my room being converted to keep him my chameleon died. left with the space i wanted something new with a longer life span, now i have a green baslisk who is growing quick, i have the space to re-house and am curently making a new vivarium for him.he curently has a exotera...
  18. Newbie Advice
    After a fun 5 years and my room being converted to keep him my chameleon died. left with the space i wanted something new with a longer life span, now i have a green baslisk who is growing quick, i have the space to re-house and am curently making a new vivarium for him.he curently has a exotera...
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