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newbie confusion

im total new to freshwater so i read all these postings and i see alot of water specs could someone give me a general or standard reading , kinda what they should be at.
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I'd recommend reading our articles

The planted tank guide.

As far as parameters, it depends on your convenience and the fish you keep. Just keep NH4 and NO2 at 0ppm and you're fine.

In terms of nutrients, it depends on your light intensity and CO2 level.

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