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So far So good

Posted By: Lorene <momwth3@earthlink.net>
Date: Saturday, 23 December 2000, at 11:43 a.m.

Well, did another w/c today... so far so good. I am a bit worried though. After I vacuumed half the gravel, and took out 2 gal of tank water I discovered that my everloving hubby had placed the jugs of distilled and standing water in our kitchen where it is quite cool... I didnt have a choice as I am going to leave for the day so I couldnt leave the heater and filter unplugged as the waterline is low and all, so I tried running hot water over the bottles and warmed it up some but not enough I dont think, temp dropped from 80 to 75 F. Will this hurt my little friends? Also, as stated last week, I STILL have 0.25 nitrite, after the filter has been running all week.... not sure why and all... After the w/c the col