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Understanding Lumens, Lux and PAR Differences in Grow Lights

Does it ever feel like you can’t make informed grow lighting decisions without a degree in electrical engineering? As technology advances, it seems the metrics essential for understanding grow light quality become more complicated. The truth is, it’s easier than it seems. And the most important thing to understand is lumens, lux, and PAR differences.… Continue reading Understanding Lumens, Lux and PAR Differences in Grow Lights

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What Grow Equipment Do You Need for Indoor Growing?

Indoor cultivation is fun, interesting, and rewarding. But finding the right indoor grow equipment can feel almost impossible if you’re a rookie grower. Sometimes it seems the more you look into it, the more overwhelming the information becomes. Which nutrient formula should you get? Should you use HPS bulbs or LED grow lights? What’s an… Continue reading What Grow Equipment Do You Need for Indoor Growing?

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Your Ultimate Grow Tent Kit Guide in 2020

What novice grower doesn’t love the idea of a grow tent kit? Home growing can be an intimidating hobby for first-timers. Temperature control, light intensity and footprint, ventilation . . . there are so many calculations to make. So many factors to weigh and balance. A grow tent kit takes the guesswork out of assembling… Continue reading Your Ultimate Grow Tent Kit Guide in 2020

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How to Control Temperature and CO₂ for High Quality Growing?

Should you use CO₂ fertilization to improve your crop quality? Do you need to turn up the heat in your grow space? These are common questions, especially among gardeners who are using LED grow lights for the first time. So many traditional growing techniques were designed for grow rooms equipped with HID lights. These bulbs… Continue reading How to Control Temperature and CO₂ for High Quality Growing?

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Choose the Right LED Grow Light Based on Your Grow Tent Size

Learning how to set up a grow tent for the first time? Making the switch from HID to LED grow lights? Either way, it’s important to find the right LED grow light for your tent size.  When you decide to use LED lights, you put yourself and your plants at a great advantage. LEDs are… Continue reading Choose the Right LED Grow Light Based on Your Grow Tent Size

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5 Benefits of Using LED Supplemental Lights in Greenhouses

If you’re choosing to grow your plants in a greenhouse, you already know how valuable natural sunlight is for your crop. After all, plant life has developed a complex system of biological processes around the signals of the sun. And if you’ve chosen to take advantage of the sun’s specific light spectrum, it makes sense… Continue reading 5 Benefits of Using LED Supplemental Lights in Greenhouses

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How to Save on Energy Consumption Using LED Grow Lights?

For many growers, the most expensive aspect of indoor cultivation is just keeping the lights on. In order to grow high yields and a quality product, your plants need loads of photons . . .  which means long hours of high-intensity light. If you’ve been looking for ways to reduce this sizeable expense, you’ve probably… Continue reading How to Save on Energy Consumption Using LED Grow Lights?

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How to Grow Vegetables Indoors with LED Grow Lights?

Growing vegetables was once the luxury of people who had enough outdoor gardening space and lived in the proper climate. Over the years, however, grow light technology has improved, making indoor horticulture a possibility for gardeners everywhere. And the most exciting advancement in indoor growing has been the rapidly advancing technology of LED lighting. LEDs… Continue reading How to Grow Vegetables Indoors with LED Grow Lights?

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What is the Difference Between White LEDs Vs. Variable Spectrum LEDs?

As LED grow light technology advances, growers have more options than ever. If you’re currently in the process of deciding which LED lights are best for your crop, you may find yourself struggling to weigh the pros and cons of white LEDs versus variable spectrum LEDs. The most basic distinction between the two is that… Continue reading What is the Difference Between White LEDs Vs. Variable Spectrum LEDs?

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Is There a Value of Sunrise/Sunset in Indoor Cultivation?

If you are an indoor grower—or if you’re just looking into what it takes to cultivate plants indoors—you likely already know the benefits of LED grow lights. You know they’re high efficiency, you know quality LEDs have a long lifespan with very little loss in intensity, and you know they’re cooler than HPS and HID… Continue reading Is There a Value of Sunrise/Sunset in Indoor Cultivation?

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