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Old 02-13-2014, 01:34 PM   #1
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What do I need to do? Tested 6.8
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Old 02-13-2014, 01:39 PM   #2
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Tank age? Type of fish? What is your tap water's pH?

6.8 isn't terribly low so unless it's a shift, that isn't anything to be alarmed about. If, OTOH, you're having trouble maintaining pH, you need to check GH and kh.
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Old 02-13-2014, 02:56 PM   #3
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Hello nam...

I would do large, frequent water changes and not worry about it. Most aquarium fish will adapt to most of our public water supplies, they have for decades. I wouldn't try to make any changes. That usually doesn't turn out well for the fish.

Actually, acidic water is very good for aquatic plants. You may want to get a nice variety and see how they do.

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Thanks. Just did a 25% water change.
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