Maintenance & Service

General Service Policy

Biggs Lagoon started in our home basement back in 2018 but we have been intimately involved with tanks of all kinds our entire lives. Through those decades of experience, we have adopted and crafted procedures that have created and maintained natural works of art that have enriched our lives throughout. Now, we are able to extend that knowledge and service directly to your home systems. With the "General Service Program," Biggs will maintain and clean various aspects of your system so that you can enjoy your aquarium with less effort and greater peace of mind. All while treating your home and tank as we do ours!


Our General Service Program Includes:

  • Cleaning of all Surfaces Interior and Exterior Including Tank, Sump, Stand, and Plumbing

  • API AQUA SPIN testing - Alk, Cal, Mag, Nitrite, Nitrate, Ammonia and Phosphates Tested

  • Exchange of Filter Sock

  • Temp Reading

  • Emptying of Skimmer and Cleaning of Collection Cup

  • Salinity Test

  • Clearing off Pumps, Overflow, Flow Generators

  • Equipment Check w/Stray Electricity Evaluation

  • Wellness Report w/ Test Tracking

  • Manual Feeding or Auto Top Off Refill. 


Pricing for Genral Service

Base Pricing

Pricing for our General Service Program is based on an hourly rate structure. A tech will come to your home or business and provide the above-listed tasks for a $100.00 base rate. If a job requires more time, payments will be rounded up to the nearest half-hour. 

Mileage Charges

For clients within a 5-mile radius of our store in Firestone, there will be no additional mileage fee. For those outside that 5-mile radius, an additional $1.00 will be charged for each mile to and back from the location. 

After Hours and Weekend Service Rates

Our regular hours of operation are Monday - Friday (8:00 am - 6:00 pm.) Jobs outside of these hours will fall into two categories:

  • Weekend Hours - $125.00 for the first hour. Additional hours are rounded to the nearest half-hour at the weekend rate.

  • Off Hours - Minimum $150.00 for the first hour. Additional hours are rounded to the nearest half-hour at the emergency rate.

Flights of Stairs

(Only applies when providing water change or tank relocation services.) $25.00 a staircase will be an additional charge on top of the base rate.

Additional Employees

Additional employees will cost $25.00 per hour, per employee. 

Discounts Available

There are various paths to discounting your service. We offer discounts for those who serve us and those who engage in long term relationships with Biggs Maintenance. All clients who sign up for a Biggs Maintenance Program will receive 10% off Livestock for the duration of their active account.

Additional Discounts

Vets, First Responders, and Active Military - 10% off maintenance service

Weekly Visits - 10% off maintenance service 

6 Month Contract - 20% off maintenance service