Hi crt, if you test before and after you will get a clearer picture of where you were and where you ended up, I find keeping a log book to be VERY helpful when your new to it all, you can see where things change over time and what might have caused it, good luck
Thanks for the information. I'll be sure to do that. I've been testing nearly every day so far because the ammonia levels were bad for awhile (that's normal I'm told) and I wanted to make sure everything stayed evened out. I think I'll be comfortable going to weekly testing now though.
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