As it was mentioned a few weeks ago, it is important to have an effective extraction system in your grow room in order to keep temperatures in the right region and to replenish the CO2 in the air around your plants. Adding a fan speed controller to your extraction system provides the user with the … Continue reading Fan Controllers – Why are there different types?
Starting Out in Hydroponics Beginning any new hobby involves steep learning curves and periods of trial and error and the same is certainly true of hydroponics. If you’re thinking about dipping your toe in the water and seeing if hydroponics is for you then you’ll need two important things: 1) The Equipment – A … Continue reading Starting Out in Hydroponics
Every single hobby or endeavor has a wide variety of people taking part and whilst it’s impossible to put people into clean, well defined boxes, we can always look at those common traits that seem to fit well into hydroponic growing. 1. Patient It’s no shock to most people reading this blog that a plant … Continue reading 4 Common Character Traits of a Hydroponic Grower
How Quality Equipment Can Mean Everything In an ideal world, the highest quality products would be available to everybody and there would be no reason for anybody to purchase items lower in quality than the very best. However, we must live in the real world and sometimes a less expensive alternative is better that no … Continue reading How Quality Equipment Can Mean Everything
Every new gardener must decide exactly how much space he is willing to dedicate to his new hobby or business. Some gardeners will have vast amounts of space that they are planning to use to create extra income. Others will have much less available space, perhaps only a few square feet, which they must decide … Continue reading Garden Space
Without a doubt, an effective extraction system is one of the most important components of an indoor garden. CO2 Plants absorb carbon dioxide (CO2) from the surrounding air and then use it in the process of photosynthesis. When the levels of carbon dioxide in the surrounding air begin to drop, so does the rate of … Continue reading Warm Weather and choosing an Extraction System
As we enter the warmer months of summer, you may find that some hydroponics growers begin to get a bit of an anxious look on their faces with just a mention of the word “pythium”. Now, while the summer brings lots of long, bright days which are ideal for the fast growing of plants, there … Continue reading Summer and the scourge of Pythium!