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When you place an order with Fishtanksdirect.com, we take pride in processing your order with speed and accuracy. All orders shipped via Fedex, UPS, , or US Mail service are re-packaged in heavy duty packaging to ensure your products arrive in top condition.

The $99.00 Free shipping applies only to customers in the Continental U.S. Any orders shipping to outside the Continental U.S. will be subject to shipping charges. The $99.00 free shipping is standard ground shipping.

In stock orders processed by 12 noon EST generally ship the same business day. In some cases, orders may ship the following business day, especially order placed during the weekend. In the event of a back order, we will contact you to via email and/or phone to inform you of the back order and the expected ship date for your order. We charge actual freight rates and do no charge an additional handling fee. We ship orders via the most economical carrier of choice. Typically, we use UPS for ground shipments and either BAX Global, Yellow Exact Express or UPS for expedited air shipments. We use UPS, US Mail or BAX Global for international orders unless specified by the customer. Items that are OVERSIZED dimensions please contact us if you are unsure on whether a particular item is oversized will generally incur additional shipping charges. If an order incurs additional shipping charges, we will notify you via phone and/or email prior to shipping. Oversized items include, but are not limited to: 60 inch and 72 inch florescent bulbs, 65 watt and larger ultraviolet filters, bulk chemical media and bulk fish food 25 lbs and over, sand, substrate, salt, 36 inch, 48 inch, 60 inch and 72 inch light units and reflectors, 24 inch and taller protein skimmers except the Berlin XL and Berlin Turbo XL, ½ Horsepower and larger chillers, all standard and custom filtration sumps, all aquariums and aquarium stands and aquarium canopies for 40 gallon and larger aquariums, and larger aquariums, 500 gpd and larger reverse osmosis filters and any item with any one known dimension larger than 36 inches.

Shipping Methods
Our main distribution facility is located in Venice, FL. All order ship FOB Venice, FL unless the item is noted as a special order or drop ship only item. Orders ship Monday through Friday unless UPS has a designated Holiday.

“Special order items” and “drop ship only items” are shipped within 2 to 14 days from the manufacturer.

“Special order items” and “drop ship only items” are shipped within 2 to 14 days from the manufacturer. UPS Three Day shipping is NOT recommended for “special order items” or “drop ship only items” because the manufacturer’s order processing time can vary.

“Special order items” and “drop ship only items” are shipped within 2 to 14 days from the manufacturer. UPS Second Day shipping is NOT recommended for “special order items” or “drop ship only items” because the manufacturer’s order processing time can vary.

“Special order items” and “drop ship only items” are shipped within 2 to 14 days from the manufacturer. UPS Overnight Saver shipping is NOT recommended for “special order items” or “drop ship only items” because the manufacturer’s order processing time can vary.