Changed my substrate 2 weeks ago

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Tested the water every day since. All seems well.

I'll not experience any spike now, will I?
 
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Tested my nitrate too and it's sitting about 20ppm so all seems well. Thank god, as I was panicking after I made the change
 

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Yeah, I actually have had cycle bumps after changing out substrate so you lucked out!
 
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How long did your bumps last for?
 
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That's not too bad, did you have to do many water changes?
 

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More than usual. It was a small bump so the ammonia never got over 1.0. I dosed Seachem Prime daily until it was over. I think I was doing 2/3rds water changes twice a week during that time.
 
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That's not so bad, I use seachem prime too so now I know how to do it if I ever have any bumps. Thanks
 

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