Originally Posted by cgthebeast
This is the basics. You need high lighting to support corals if you want. You don't need corals though, you can just do fowlr
. Your main filtration will be your live rock. I suggest going with dry base rock. It's safer to use because there's no chance if having deadly tag alongs with it. You can use hob
, sumps, or canisters also. Skimmers help with water quality and I highly recommend them. You add your CUC first. It can take a week up to two months to cycle
+1 to this. Generally, lots of live rock, and a sump with a skimmer is all that is needed for filtration.