Originally Posted by h8z2luze
Wait your getting the tank from her too or just the stuff? Might be worth it to do 50% old water 50% new... Most of the bacteria you need is not in the water. I wouldn't recommend moving a tank with much weight in it. The stress may cause it to leak.
Also try to keep everything submerged in buckets or ice chests while moving it.
It's just the SW
stuff she is keeping the tank and converting to FW
. I just got my biocube so I don't have salt water. Tommorow morning I'll go pick some up and do a 5g water change how's that sound? What should I do with the excess sand and rock?