When to Change Reservoir Water

All hydroponic systems need some kind of reservoir to hold the water/nutrient solution, and they all need to have the reservoir water changed out and refilled on a regular basis. Since a hydroponic garden has no soil to get its nutrients and minerals from, it is always very important to keep your reservoir water clean […]

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What is Hydroponics

Some of us may wonder – What is hydroponics? Hydroponic gardening is an up-and-coming alternative to growing plants the old fashioned way in soil. Hydroponic systems cultivate plants using water enriched with nutrients instead of growing with soil and getting the nutrients from the soil itself. This form of growing has been proven to grow […]

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What is Aquaponics

Aquaponics is a very distinctive growing method which allows you to grow plants and fish together in a single reservoir – fish and plants are cultivated in one system. In aquaponics, the fish supplies the nutrients through the root system and, in turn, the plants “clean” the water the fish live in. This way of […]

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What is a High Pressure Sodium Lamp

High pressure sodium (HPS) lamps have been in use for many years, mostly for outdoor lighting systems like parking lots, buildings perimeters, etc. HPS is the leading provider of hydroponic lighting around the world and the benefits of these lamps are numerous compared to other hydroponic lighting sources. These lamps, due to their color spectrum, […]

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Too Much or Too Little Hydroponic Nutrients

Hydroponic nutrients are the foundation of any hydroponic system. Without nutrients, the plants simply can’t stay alive. This being said, there are always going to be mistakes and miscalculations, and either one can add too many or too few nutrients to the system. With a little information, you should be able to spot some of […]

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PC Grow Box

A PC grow box is basically just a self-contained growing environment in a very small space. PC grow boxes are fully enclosed, and contain their own lighting, ventilation and hydroponic system (hydroponics being the obvious choice for this kind of growing). What makes this type of growing system so unique is that it allows growers […]

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Making Money From Your Indoor Garden

Having an indoor garden is not only a great hobby and a lovely way to grow your fruits and vegetables, but it also can be very profitable, too. Indoor-grown hydroponic foods are in huge demand as foods grown hydroponically are always superior to soil-grown. Foods grown hydroponically are proven to be healthier than traditionally grown […]

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LED Hydroponic Lights

LED grow lights are an up-and-coming means of lighting your indoor hydroponic garden. Although LED hydroponic lights are just gaining ground, they are more efficient and effective far beyond any other kind of grow lighting currently available. LED lights actually produce eight times more useable light for your plants, thus promoting an increased creation of […]

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Indoor Gardening

Growing plants indoors can be a lot of fun as well as extremely rewarding. Indoor gardening is getting more and more popular especially with hydroponics systems becoming easier to obtain and operate. Growing indoors is also very convenient for people with limited space with their only option being to grow indoors. However, this is not […]

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