Water?

yojon3000

Member
Ok I'm still researching about chameleons before i buy one and i wanted to know about misting water do i just fill the bottle with sink water or do i have to buy certain water for misting?
 

VeiledChams

Avid Member
RO is just the top of the line filtration. google it, lol. I use water from water bottles as it works perfectly fine.
 

MATT2504

Member
Good old Britta filter, but it really depends on what quality of water you have in your area. If your water TDS (total dissolved solids) is low then theres no need to filter just use straight from the tap, if it's high then use a filter or if you want buy bottled water.
 

Bernie

New Member
For misting I use Water from the kettle (boiled water).

For the dripper I use tap water.

I found that spraying with plain tap water made my Cham rub his eyes
 

Elizadolots

New Member
It really depends on the water in your area. I don't want my chameleon to get fluoride and our water is now fluoridated. So, I bought a little distiller and that's working well. Reverse Osmosis filtered water is often available in bulk from "Water Stops" and similar places (I know one laundry that sells it). Getting a 5 or 8 gallon container and filling occassionally that will very quickly be faster than buying it by the gallon at the store.
 

tyler

New Member
If you decide later on that you want a misting system, it's recommended that you use RO water so you don't clog your nozzles prematurely.
 

Leroux2008

Member
I just buy a couple gallons of drinking water and use that for the mister and the habba mist and now about to be for my new homemade dripper cup =p XD
 

kinyonga

Chameleon Enthusiast
For years I have used tap water that has been left in jugs overnight so the chlorine can dissipate. Unless the water in your area is not good, this should be fine. (Some of the bottled and treated waters have no minerals left in them.)
 
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