Buying directly from Waterbox vs via a LFS

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Hoping to purchase a Waterbox in the next year or so. My question is, what are benefits/drawbacks of purchasing from Waterbox website, vs buying a Waterbox from a local fish store vendor? Do prices vary? Is shipment/delivery time different? Financing still available? Thanks in advance!
 

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Hoping to purchase a Waterbox in the next year or so. My question is, what are benefits/drawbacks of purchasing from Waterbox website, vs buying a Waterbox from a local fish store vendor? Do prices vary? Is shipment/delivery time different? Financing still available? Thanks in advance!
Just be upfront with the LFS.. if they have been around for a bit.. not a bad person to have in your corner.. but if the markup is to high then.. probably not.
 

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I received a very nice discount from my LFS along with discounts for the rest of the equipment I purchased from them. Lights, skimmer, return pump, skimmer, heaters, Mp40, rock, gravel, etc. also if the tank or stand arrive damage, your LFS will take care of everything.
 

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Both are great ways to bring home your Waterbox!

When you order from our website, you deal directly with us regarding your order. If you have any changes, questions, etc. regarding your order, you can handle everything by calling us or emailing us directly.

When you order from your local retailer, they will be handling/placing your order with us. Any changes or updates will come from your retailer. Building a relationship with your local retailer is a great idea, as many will offer incentives when you order from them-- not to mention having in-person expertise available to you!

Your Waterbox will have the same warranty, etc. regardless of how you choose to order.

Happy fishkeeping! : )
 

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I ordered directly from WaterBox I can say that I was very pleased with the experience and the service aside from the small heart attack I had upon delivery when the crate showed up in super rough condition sides busted pallet broken with a wicked tilt but to their credit when I called in they were very helpful and assured me that all would be well, after unboxing I found that the tank was in perfect condition (which was hard to believe after seeing the crate it came in) set up couple days later no scratches leaks or damage over all 100% satisfied the only thing is if you want a lid spend the money and get a clear view comes assembled and they will customize for you
 

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