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Build Your Frag Pack

$19 Frags (63)

A collection of frags grown in our $19 Frag Tank at the Farm.

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A collection of frags grown in our $39 Frag Tank at the Farm.

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A collection of frags grown in our $59 Frag Tank at the Farm.

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Aussie LPS Bundle & Save (9)

We're adding a Ton of Killer Aussie LPS to Website. Bundle & Save!

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Bundle & Save Fish/Inverts (51)

Bundle and Save on these Fish & Inverts! Buy 3 for a 10% discount on all of them, or Buy 5 for 15% Off, or 10 for an incredible 18% off!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Find the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

Livestock

What do I do if my livestock arrives in bad shape

If you package arrives and the coral isn’t looking good, don’t fret! Just follow these simple steps.

1. Photograph your coral, ideally in the original packaging as you’re unboxing it if there is an apparent issue upon receipt. Whatever the situation, shoot an email to shipping@detroitreefclub.com with pictures attached and a description of the issue you’re having.
2. Unpackage coral as you normally would. No acclimation is necessary – particularly if it appears the water quality in the bag has been compromised, moving the coral to fresh, clean water will only help. If your intention is to go right into your display tank without quarantining, and the coral is visibly loosing flesh or there is any concern of the new coral affecting the health of your reef, begin acclimating in a different container using some tank water, providing heat and some water flow will help greatly.
3. We will help you assess the situation from there. Often times when there is an issue, a coral will appear very stressed after shipping, and within a few hours we start to see a return to normal. If that is not the case, your purchase will be covered under our Livestock Guarantee.

How do you package livestock for shipping - how do you ensure it's safety

All coral is shipped in styrofoam insulated boxes appropriately sized for your order, with heat or ice packs as necessary based on the weather.  We have a 99%+ survival rate shipping corals and have been doing it for decades!

How long will it take for livestock to arrive

Orders placed by 5pm will ship out the following shipping Day (FedEx & UPS shipments go out Monday through Friday for overnight delivery), but you can always pick your shipping/arrival day by simply adding the desired shipping schedule info in the comments on your order.  There are things that happen that prevent us from making shipments on some days; Import Schedules, Staffing Issues, etc, it is livestock, so there is only a small window each day for packing and shipping each day that we’re comfortable with so as not to prolong the experience for your livestock, we will always reach out ahead of time to coordinate any changes to schedule and do our best to not let it happen.

Should I dip my corals

It is never a bad idea to dip corals, whether it’s necessary or not is a personal decision.

We dip and put all corals through a quarantine process as we import them, some longer than others depending on what we see with each shipment.  Once a week our team spends hours with dental tools combing our racks and corals, searching out any pests that we can find that may have made it into our tanks.

We are set up to grow coral – not just to house it until you take it home, so you can buy with confidence that every effort has been made, but nothing is 100% effective at eradicating all pests, so another dip will always decrease the likelihood of pests.

The other aspect of dipping is readying the coral tissues for a smooth transition into your tank, so particularly after shipping, which can be a stressful event; it’s a good idea to dip.

What does Aquaculture Grade mean?

Aquaculture Grade is a designation that we use to identify coral that has been in captivity for at least 1 year. This is designed to call out those lineages of coral that have a proven track record living & thriving in captivity.

Memberships

How do I cancel my Membership subscription

You can login to your account, navigate to My Subscription, and find the “Cancel” button.

Please note that this will change your Membership Subscription status to “Pending Cancellation” – we have to finalize the cancellation on our end.

Do I receive a credit if I cancel my membership subscription before my next renewal

Sorry, no. Your membership is pre-paid for 1 year and we do not credit early cancelations.

Will I be notified before my next Membership Subscription renewal

Yes, for sure. You’ll receive an email 15 days before your Membership Subscription is set to renew, giving you time to decide whether to cancel or continue your membership.

What is the Cart Amount Shipping Discount threshold

This is the amount you need to spend to qualify for discounted or free flat-rate shipping on your order.

This threshold amount depends on the location in the US the order will be shipped to.

Bonus – Having a Detroit Reef club Membership reduces this amount, so you can spend less to receive a discounted or free flat-rate shipping.

Details can be found here: Shipping Information

How do I redeem a Gift Membership

Gift Membership recipients will receive an email. This email contains a coupon code, as well as a link to our website that will automatically apply your code.

Alternatively, you can manually enter your coupon code at checkout.

A very important step is to actually add the correct Detroit Reef Club Membership subscription to your cart.

Gift Memberships are directly tied to specific membership subscriptions.

When checking out with a Gift Membership, you will notice that you are still being charged $0.50 (50 cents) per year.

This is because our memberships are subscription based, and need to be tied to a valid Credit Card or PayPal account.

After the order has been successfully placed, you will be charged $0.50 (50 cents) per year for the number of years the Gift Membership provided.

After the Gift Membership credit has been exhausted, the yearly membership subscription cost will revert to it’s normal price.

PLEASE NOTE: Gift Memberships are usually restricted / assigned to an email address to prevent unauthorized use.

If you attempt to checkout with an email address other than the email the Gift Membership was assigned to, you will receive an error, and the Gift Membership coupon will be removed.

What are the steps involved in purchasing a Gift Membership

1Choose the membership subscription length that you would like to apply to your Gift Membership(s).

2Adjust the quantity if you are purchasing multiple Gift Memberships, and add them to your cart.

3At checkout, you’ll be asked who you wish to send (email) Store Credits / Coupons to (don’t mind the “Store Credits / Coupons” wording – Gift Memberships are actually a type of coupon).

You can use them yourself or send them to someone else.

4If you wish to send to someone other than yourself, you’ll get some extra options

  • Provide a valid email address.
  • Provide an optional personal note.
  • You can choose a later date to send (i.e. send it on someone’s birthday)

Note that if you purchase multiple Gift Memberships, you can send each of them to a different recipient, including a separate note.

5Once you’ve completed checkout, we will send redemption instructions to your recipient(s).

Note that Gift Memberships will be restricted to the email addresses of your recipient(s) so no one else can use them.

IMPORTANT NOTE:

Your recipient will still be charged $0.50 (50 cents) per year and need a valid Credit Card or PayPal account.

This is because our memberships are subscription based, and need to be tied to a valid Credit Card or PayPal account.

After your recipient has successfully placed an order with your Gift Membership, they will be charged $0.50 (50 cents) per year for the number of years the Gift Membership provided.

After the Gift Membership credit has been exhausted, the yearly membership subscription cost will revert to it’s normal price.

Monetary

What types of payments do you accept online

Through our website we accept:

  • All major credit cards
  • PayPal
What types of payments do you accept at the club?

At the Club (in-person) we accept:

  • All major credit cards
  • Cash
  • Apple Pay, Google Pay
  • PayPal (may require you to checkout via website)

Shipping

How do you package livestock for shipping - how do you ensure it's safety

All coral is shipped in styrofoam insulated boxes appropriately sized for your order, with heat or ice packs as necessary based on the weather.  We have a 99%+ survival rate shipping corals and have been doing it for decades!

How long will it take for livestock to arrive

Orders placed by 5pm will ship out the following shipping Day (FedEx & UPS shipments go out Monday through Friday for overnight delivery), but you can always pick your shipping/arrival day by simply adding the desired shipping schedule info in the comments on your order.  There are things that happen that prevent us from making shipments on some days; Import Schedules, Staffing Issues, etc, it is livestock, so there is only a small window each day for packing and shipping each day that we’re comfortable with so as not to prolong the experience for your livestock, we will always reach out ahead of time to coordinate any changes to schedule and do our best to not let it happen.

What is the Cart Amount Shipping Discount threshold

This is the amount you need to spend to qualify for discounted or free flat-rate shipping on your order.

This threshold amount depends on the location in the US the order will be shipped to.

Bonus – Having a Detroit Reef club Membership reduces this amount, so you can spend less to receive a discounted or free flat-rate shipping.

Details can be found here: Shipping Information

The Club

What are your hours of operation

Each week we’re open for walk-in retail:

Friday 3-8p

Saturday 11-7p

Sunday 11-5p

During the week we’re available to answer your questions, but in store by appointment only.

Is the club open to the public - can I come in and look

Absolutely!  Whether you’re a beginner, advanced reefer or even just interested in taking a look at what we’re doing, the Club is for everyone to enjoy!

Do I need a membership to visit and purchase from the club

No, you do not!  Anyone is welcome to come in and visit the club during business hours!

Why are you only open on the weekends

We are in the shop essentially everyday, but during the week we handle shipping out orders, servicing Wholesale business accounts, importing coral, and maintaining the systems.  You can always reach out ahead of time if you’re going to be in the area or just can’t make it on the weekend and want to stop out, by appointment only.

Gift & Store Credit

Will my Store Credits be applied to the taxes and or shipping costs of my order

Yes.

When a Store Credit is applied at checkout, any tax and or shipping costs will be included for deduction by your Store Credit.

All products in your orders are taxed and calculated for shipping costs as normal, but we do not charge tax when you purchase Gift Store Credit so as to not double tax.

How do I redeem Store Credit

Store Credit recipients will usually receive an email. This email contains a coupon code, as well as a link to our website that will automatically apply your code.

Alternatively, you can manually enter your coupon code at checkout.

For those that have an account with us (and are logged in), all of your available Store Credits / Coupons will be displayed at checkout AND in your account area.

Simply click on a coupon to automatically apply it.


PLEASE NOTE: Store Credits are usually restricted / assigned to an email address to prevent unauthorized use.

If you attempt to checkout with an email address other than the email the Store Credits were assigned to, you will receive an error, and the Store Credits will be removed.

How do I redeem a Gift Membership

Gift Membership recipients will receive an email. This email contains a coupon code, as well as a link to our website that will automatically apply your code.

Alternatively, you can manually enter your coupon code at checkout.

A very important step is to actually add the correct Detroit Reef Club Membership subscription to your cart.

Gift Memberships are directly tied to specific membership subscriptions.

When checking out with a Gift Membership, you will notice that you are still being charged $0.50 (50 cents) per year.

This is because our memberships are subscription based, and need to be tied to a valid Credit Card or PayPal account.

After the order has been successfully placed, you will be charged $0.50 (50 cents) per year for the number of years the Gift Membership provided.

After the Gift Membership credit has been exhausted, the yearly membership subscription cost will revert to it’s normal price.

PLEASE NOTE: Gift Memberships are usually restricted / assigned to an email address to prevent unauthorized use.

If you attempt to checkout with an email address other than the email the Gift Membership was assigned to, you will receive an error, and the Gift Membership coupon will be removed.

What are the steps involved in purchasing Gift Store Credit

1If the Gift Store Credit you are purchasing allows for a custom amount, provide that amount in dollars.

2Adjust the quantity if you are purchasing multiple Gift Store Credits, and add them to your cart.

3At checkout, you’ll be asked who you wish to send (email) these store credits to. You can use them yourself or send them to someone else.

4If you wish to send to someone other than yourself, you’ll get some extra options

  • Provide a valid email address.
  • Provide an optional personal note.
  • You can choose a later date to send (i.e. send it on someone’s birthday)

Note that if you purchase multiple gift credits, you can send each of them to a different recipient, including a separate note.

5Once you’ve completed checkout, we will send redemption instructions to your recipient(s).

Note that these store credits will be restricted to the email addresses of your recipient(s) so no one else can use them.

What are the steps involved in purchasing a Gift Membership

1Choose the membership subscription length that you would like to apply to your Gift Membership(s).

2Adjust the quantity if you are purchasing multiple Gift Memberships, and add them to your cart.

3At checkout, you’ll be asked who you wish to send (email) Store Credits / Coupons to (don’t mind the “Store Credits / Coupons” wording – Gift Memberships are actually a type of coupon).

You can use them yourself or send them to someone else.

4If you wish to send to someone other than yourself, you’ll get some extra options

  • Provide a valid email address.
  • Provide an optional personal note.
  • You can choose a later date to send (i.e. send it on someone’s birthday)

Note that if you purchase multiple Gift Memberships, you can send each of them to a different recipient, including a separate note.

5Once you’ve completed checkout, we will send redemption instructions to your recipient(s).

Note that Gift Memberships will be restricted to the email addresses of your recipient(s) so no one else can use them.

IMPORTANT NOTE:

Your recipient will still be charged $0.50 (50 cents) per year and need a valid Credit Card or PayPal account.

This is because our memberships are subscription based, and need to be tied to a valid Credit Card or PayPal account.

After your recipient has successfully placed an order with your Gift Membership, they will be charged $0.50 (50 cents) per year for the number of years the Gift Membership provided.

After the Gift Membership credit has been exhausted, the yearly membership subscription cost will revert to it’s normal price.

Can I use Store Credits in the store / club

Absolutely, yes! Store credits are good online and in-store.

You may want to print or write down the code that you’ve received via email.

If you forget to do this, don’t worry – we can help find your code when you’re checking out.

Do you sell physical "Gift Cards" in the club / will I be shipped a physical card when purchasing online

No, not at this time.

Our Store Credit system is virtual, through codes. We provide Gift Store Credit recipients confirmation, instruction, and credentials via email.

If you visit the club and wish to purchase Gift Store Credits / Gift Memberships, we will be more than happy to help you!

Wholesale

Who is qualified to become a Detroit Reef Club Wholesaler

Wholesale Accounts are for people who are reselling coral. That can be an Aquarium Maintenance business, a brick and mortar store or an online Vendor. In order to qualify for a wholesale account your must have the proper business license/s.

You can apply to become a Detroit Reef Club Wholesaler here: Wholesaler Application

Is there a cost to becoming a Detroit Reef Club wholesaler

There is no cost to setting up a wholesale account.

You can apply to become a Detroit Reef Club Wholesaler here: Wholesaler Application

How do you sell retail and wholesale

Easy! We are direct Importers.

We obtain local permits for coral export overseas, source the highest grade corals from around the world, tank condition them, import them carefully and begin processing them for retail sale through a series of quarantine and dip protocols.

We can import in much greater quantity than our store can consume, and we provide buying options for our wholesale customers that fit their needs best, with options available ranging from transshipping to fully conditioned corals to aquaculture frag lots and everything in between!

Reach out to us for more information on getting your account set up OR you can apply to become a Detroit Reef Club Wholesaler here: Wholesaler Application