I'm finding in this hobby everyone has an opinion and no two are the same
So now I have to find out yes carbon or no carbon.
Well I went and had my levels checked and they are as follows:
His advice is that at this point the cycling has started and I should just let it do it's thing. If I add live rock the levels of ammonia and nitrite will just kill the stuff on the rock. So I am going to let it go for a while and check the progress every so often.
One more question though. Do I need to continue to keep my tank at 78 degrees while it is cycling?