Professionals prefer all-glass aquariums. Plain and simple, glass maintains its structure and clarity longer than any other material. Acrylics can scratch easily leaving a hazy view. Glass takes a lot more pressure to scratch, leaving your view clear for years to come.
All-glass aquariums maintain their color (with proper cleaning), so they won’t yellow or cloud. They also require less support, just a stable, adequate stand. The aquariums are strong, and even though it is possible to crack the glass, the panes are tempered and therefore hard to crack. These all-glass fish tanks can go without a lid or just a partial lid. The self-supporting strength makes it easier to ship, therefore costing you less