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Old 08-12-2022, 01:35 PM   #1
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Water Changes & dechlorination

Afternoon all,
When doing significant water changes, 15% or more, I typically add decholrinator to the water in a bucket before adding to the tank. However, lifting 5, 5-gallon buckets gets tiring. Do any of you successfully add the water directly to the tank via hose and add dechlorinator at the same time?
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(sorry, couldn't resist, it's Friday and my brain is tired)

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Yes. Thats probably what most people do. Add enough dechlorinator to treat the whole tank rather than just enough to treat new water, then fill the tank.
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