Close

We use cookies. By browsing our site you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more

FAQ Login

AquaRank.com
The Fish Tank Forum is no longer allowing posting of any kind or new members to register.
All visitors can still join the group discussion which has been moved to Facebook.
Fish Tank Forum will be remaining here for reference purposes only.

I just want to say thank you to everyone who took part in the forum over the years and I hope to see you all on our Facebook group.

Help - cloudy tank

If you are new to the hobby.

Help - cloudy tank

Postby Dsmith80 » Tue Dec 09, 2014 10:46 pm

Hi,
I bought a kit from pets at home to get ready for my children for Christmas. I was told to fill with water treated with stress coat, put filter on and wait 3 days before adding fish.
I filled the tank with water on Saturday and set the filter going on Sunday (once it stayed attached) it kept slipping so had to secure wire. I also added a teaspoon of stress zyme as per directions.
Woke up Monday to a cloudy tank - I've read lots about bacteria booms and nitrogen cycle. I'm struggling because I haven't added fish or ammonia.
It's now Tuesday eve and seems even cloudier - I don't know if I've done something wrong? If I should do a water change?

I want the tank to be temperate and set up to house a few danios and shrimp/snail just for kids. I had planned to collect fish on way home from work tomorrow - just worried about this cloudiness!

Help!
Dsmith80
New Member
New Member
 
Posts: 2
Joined: Tue Dec 09, 2014 10:37 pm

Re: Help - cloudy tank

Postby malakye » Wed Dec 10, 2014 7:43 pm

I have replied to this post on the emergency section so will lock this topic.
Image
User avatar
malakye
Site Admin
Site Admin
 
Posts: 11469
Joined: Wed Feb 18, 2009 11:03 pm
Location: Scotland


Return to Beginners



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 17 guests


TermsPrivacyCopyrightCookies
Join our facebook group
cron