Howzit Gershwin! Why would you have wanted to sell that awesome skimmer? Because the pump is noisy? If so, put the skimmer outside the house!
Your tank has started out NICELY. It does indeed look sparse without any live rock, and fish like places where they can hide away. Make them handle "stress and life" better!
Thanks guys, LR-yes wana add lots and going to just strapped at moment LOL.
Yes lionfish couldnt resist the beauty.
No the pump isnt that noisy just to bulky if not sold will modify plumbing at a l8 stage.
Damsels added at begining to check if water is ok.
Will keep posting.