I would use RO
or distilled water if all possible. I filled my tanks up then thought ahhh I wish I would have used RO
I have had 0 problems with algea. So maybe I got lucky. Or maybe my city water is better than most places.
I got lucky....but I would definetly use RO
is possible. Then you won't have to worry about it.
38 gal SW
, 40lbs base rock, 5lbs live, emporer 280, bio-wheel 330,tronic heater, 2 O. clowns, 1 firefish.
29 gal FW
, boring...soon to be salt I think.
10 gal SW
, 20lbs LS
, 20lbs base rock, 1 unhappy domino damsel (he was in the 38...switched the percs and the damesel recently).