Originally Posted by Bobo8
Okay so I boiled it and drained the tank and refilled it, I'm going to re-cycle it lol. So I'll just leave the lights off until I add fish. No plants in there yet. Hopefully I can keep the algae away!
I boiled, and boiled.... And boiled some more, just rolling boil for many, many hrs!!!! Few hrs every day for few days. Why so long? I was worried about tannis and the water kept getting brown!!!! Have never had algae problem, maybe it's because I have snails and ghost shrimp in all my tanks