OMG?? my ALK readings were 7dkh , and PH corasponed, and have probly been that way for tine bit I was useing liquid doseing for alk when i did h2o changes and i guess it did nothing i pulled rookie mistak and want chencking (><)
Wait a minute here settle down. How new is your tank. 7 dkh is a little low however not that low. Its not crazy low. What are your calcium levels? That will be the main thing. You want to keep them in the range of 400 to 450. Dont do anything until you have tested those.