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hi all.i have a large piece of bogwood in my tank but 2 months on its still causing the water to tan despite doing weekly water changes[ 30 percent ] dose anyone know how long i can expect this to last. dont want to use charcoal as it will interfere with ph treatment,i would be grateful for any advice many thanks
 

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Bogwood? Did you get it from a bog, or is it drift wood that you bought from a retailer? If it's not rotten, you can boil it for a few hours. That will get most of the tannins out. I had a South american setup with driftwood, and the water was still stained after a year.
 
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