Adding Sand To Bare Bottom Reef Tank
bare bottom or shallow layer of sand?,ill be setting up a tank in the next week or so. i was pretty sure i was going to go bare bottom, but the more i think about it i the problem being if i go with sand that will make it harder to clean and when adding new water after .thinking about adding sand to my bare bottom.,to add it thoroughly clean the bare bottom because everything on it will be killed by the sand. make sure the sand is as clean as you can get it, .adding new live sand to a barebottom tank,i was just curious if adding a new bag of live sand(carib-sea) to an already established bare bottom tank would make it cycle again? getting .adding sand to established bare bottom,i started my tank with a mix of live and dry sand, all of it got rinsed in tap water. adding sand to established bare bottom i just thought that, after decades of reef tanks off and on, and never having a sand bottom, it was time .