Originally Posted by LyzzaRyzz
RANT: I have such a crazy headache from my bedside tank. Ive got 8ppm ammonia, which from my thread, ive gathered is actually ammonium, and non harmful. But how did i get the ammonium, when i was showing ammonia last week? Im so confused, and frustrated, im about to throw the damned thing out the window.
Theres so much crap going on in my life right now, my tanks are pretty much the only thing keeping me going.
I just want safe readings and to not have to go and buy a 'free ammonia' test kit.
*sigh* I feel like crying right now.
If it's frustrating you that badly then maybe you SHOULD get the test that will tell ammonia vs ammonium. I got the Seachem test off Amazon for under $20. Is your piece of mind worth $20?