Sssnel thanks for the tip! I got the sand at petco. I wanted a mix of black and white but my son wanted the orange color.........his tank, his choice I guess! I got the tank moved and all is well, but i need to re aquascape again. In the move the wood fell over, the plants became dislodged from the substrate, and some breakage occurred to a couple plants. I got the new pump in, but had to set it to the lowest setting cause it was way too strong. Things have cleared up pretty well so far, but all the plants that came loose I just stuck wherever i could for the time being.