Originally Posted by Darina91
What kind of vacuum?
It's just a basic aquarium vac you can get pretty cheap at Walmart or the pet store...You just put the vacuum end in the bowl, start the siphon with your mouth, and put the end in a bucket...this help you to suck out some of the food and debris that sits in the bottom of the tank. I've found that with my 1g bowls I end up just emptying them most of the time..it only takes 5 minutes, and I don't have to deal with "floaties" lol. Just makes sure to have a gallon of room temp water prepared with conditioner..I keep two gallons of water in my room all the time for changes.