Lighthouse Hydro Hydroponics Grow Tent

Here's what we like about these grow tents Good price - they're not nearly as expensive as Thick canvas - made of 900D thread density Canvas Exterior. , but we think you don't NEED 1680D unless you're really careless handling your grow tent 99.9%+ Light Protection - if you're using grow lights, you want to make sure no light leaks out Heavy Duty Durable Zippers with Canvas overlay - minimizes light/heat/moisture loss even through the zipper Double Stitched Fabric - longer … [Read more...]

Gorilla Grow Tents

According to the manufacturer, "Gorilla Grow Tents are the Tallest, Thickest, and Strongest grow tents ever created". Here's what we like about the Gorilla grow tents; Height adjustable: they have patent pending adjustable extension poles that allow you to increase the grow tent height from 7′ up to 10′ at 1 foot increments. We like this feature because it allows you to lower the height during the initial phase of growth and then to gradually increase the tent height as the plants grow. … [Read more...]

Hydroponic systems

2 types of hydroponic systems Ready-made/Pre-made hydroponic systems - Especially recommended for beginners. Slightly more expensive than a DIY system, but it's a lot more professional, fail-proof system that is ready to grow plants as soon as it arrives at your doorstep. DIY hydroponic systems - Recommended for experienced campaigners that are not new to hydroponic growing Ready-made hydroponic systems  Stealth Hydroponics Deep Water Culture systems Ideal for beginners to … [Read more...]

Fluorescent Grow Light Systems

Hydrofarm 4-Foot T5 Fluorescent Grow Light System As demonstrated on the image, this is an 'open' system, in contrast to the 'closed' grow tents. The main disadvantage of these 'open' systems is that they 'leak' out light, temperature, humidity etc.. In contrast, with a 'closed' system, all the light energy that comes out of your LED grow light or HID grow light is available for the plants to use. Same goes for temperature and humidity as well. A 'closed' system in your garage will maintain a … [Read more...]

Best Grow Tents – 10 Features to look for

What makes a grow tent a good plant grower? Reflective interior - reflectivity can be as low as 50% or as high as over 90%. You should choose a growing tent with a reflectivity as close to 100% as possible, Mylar reflective film has become the standard choice for lining the interior surface of the grow tent canvas. They reflect nearly 100% of the light that hits them so that light can penetrate even towards the deeper layers close to the bottom of the tent. Mildew-resistant - the warm, … [Read more...]