One thing which you might want to incorporate, is a rotating cleaning habit,
- glass inside one time,
- filter pad rinse (with treated water), water polishing pad change,
- Substrate vacuuming. You can divide half one time then half another time if you are concerned for reducing BB in the tank or for time saving.
Once in awhile is good to clean the whole filter unit / compartment (unplug unit and clean the parts), impeller and intake tube as well. I just put the filter media in pwc
water / bucket and rinse. Then put it all back. Kind of as needed.
FW & SW
Favorite tank right now - 72G Bowfront Wadai Tetra, Cardinal Tetras, Ghost Glass Cat Kryptopterus bicirrhis and Clown Loach Cory haven
New to FW fish? First tank in a long time or EVER??? Need some info on keeping fish?
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