I have 2 separate systems and moved my fish from 1 tank to the other, so I have double of what I should have in 1 tank. They are doing okay but I need to get them back as soon as possible.
I have a new swirl filter on the system I am cleaning along with media beds that are being used for growing and filtering. I have worms in my beds but could use more.
I want to remove the solids that have built up in the bottom of my rafts. There is decomposed brown matter in the raft bottoms and when I grow lettuce or anything with a lot of roots I have that matter in the roots and the roots are not as white as they should be.
What can I purchase to vacuum up the solids and keep the water in the system? I am thinking that I should keep the water in the system so I can keep as much of the good bacteria I can in it.
After I clean this up I will make sure my system cycles before I put back my fish.
I started to move fish back and it is going good. In the process I realized that my fish tanks need cleaning as well. I have square tanks and my corners get full of crud.
Anyone have a good vacuum that works really good?