Environment

  • Quest IQ Review - All In One Commercial HVAC & Humidity Control

    Commercial grow operations need commercial grow room HVAC & humidity solutions - that’s why we’re going to share our Quest IQ Series review with you today.

    When you have a large investment on the line and you’re trying to cultivate the best crop possible, there is no room for error. 

    You need the best climate control system on the market, one that offers flexibility, redundancy, and precision - that’s what the Quest IQ Series is all about.

    And with the GrowSentry technology behind it, you can finally free yourself from the grow room with remote access to everything you need.

    No matter how your facility is set up, you can configure this system to perform efficiently and effectively, ensuring you don’t deal with any environmental issues that could lead to compromised crop quality, or worse, crop loss.

    Growers who invest in the Quest IQ Series can experience up to 30% savings on top of the increase in crop quality, which further increases your bottom line.

    Throughout the rest of this review, we'll explain what exactly this series is, and who it's for - along with all you can gain from implementing it in your facility.

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  • The Best Grow Room Humidifiers Of 2021

    If you struggle to keep moisture up in your growing space, you need the best humidifier for your grow room.

    Many growers struggle to keep humidity down, particular those who live in humid climates. But plenty of us grow in super dry regions as well, such as the west coast, southwest region of the US, etc.

    In these specific areas, it’s not uncommon for plants to struggle with growth because the environment they’re in does not have ample moisture.

    If this sounds like you, read on to learn about the best humidifier for your grow room. We’ll cover an option for each type of growing space, from small grow tent growers to large scale commercial facilities.

    Not every grow room needs one of these though, so we'll address this and discuss who should and should not invest in a humidity device.

    Let's start by talking about what exactly these units do, and what happens if grow room humidity is too low!

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  • Why Are My Plant's Leaves Curling Up?

    At one point or another, you’re going to walk into your grow room or garden and notice your plant’s leaves curling up. 

    You may not know exactly what is causing this, but one thing is for sure - it doesn’t look healthy, and it certainly indicates a more serious underlying problem.

    The foliage of our plants tells us a lot about them - it’s where we can look to identify nutrient or pH problems, for example. It’s also the place where you’ll identify common pests and diseases, as bugs love to feast on these.

    When our plants are stressed, either by heat or changes to their environment, the leaves may start changing as well. With so many different plant problems being related to the leaves, it can make diagnosing the root cause of the issue difficult.

    Worry not, because in the coming minutes, we’ll teach you everything that could be causing your plant’s leaves to start curling up. Then, we’ll explain how to remedy each potential cause.

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  • The Best Grow Room Dehumidifiers Of 2021

    If you’re struggling with excess moisture when growing indoors, you need the best grow room dehumidifier for the task. These days, there truly is a unit for every grower out there.

    Whether you’re a hobbyist growing in a tent or a commercial grower with hundreds of plants packed into your facility, you need a dehumidification system that can stand the test of time and protect your crop.

    But with so many different brands and styles online, which one is best for you?

    Today, we’re going to help you choose the right one for you and your grow. We’ll cover why you need one of these in your room regardless of scale, and how we selected the top picks this year. 

    Then, we’ll outline which dehumidifier is best for which type of grower, so you can easily select the right one! Let’s dive in. 

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  • How To Control Humidity In A Grow Tent

    Learning how to control humidity in a grow tent is an essential part of indoor growing.

    Your plants need a very specific moisture content to thrive, and its not always easy to keep this metric in the ideal range.

    We’ll cover how to raise and lower humidity in your grow tent. But first, we want to quickly talk about the growing environment, and why ideal humidity is so important.

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  • Common Mistakes Growers Make On Their First Grow

    Growing isn't as tough as it seems, but there are certainly a few common mistakes growers make their first time around.

    A lot of it has to do with undergoing it or overdoing it, in terms of water, nutrients, pesticides, plant count and size.

    Such mistakes usually end up affecting the overall yield, potency, and health of the garden.

    If you are a first time grower, or even if you have a couple grows under your belt, this guide will help you avoid the common pitfalls of new growers.

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  • Vapor Pressure Deficit - How VPD Affects Plants Growth

    If you are unfamiliar with vapor pressure deficit (VPD) and its role in plant growth, you are missing out on one of the best tactics for increasing harvest weight.

    Even with the best nutrients and genetics in the world, your plants won’t reach their potential without dialing in temperature and humidity. 

    The best cultivars in the world are able to manipulate VPD to keep the stomata on their plants open, which results in the plants taking up as many nutrients as possible. As you can imagine, this results in explosive growth.

    We’ll cover how you can do this yourself in your grow room, but first, let’s cover some basic info on vapor pressure deficit.

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  • Grow Room CO2 Calculator

    Our grow room CO2 calculator makes figuring out the ideal flow rate easy. Many growers trying to introduce additional carbon dioxide ask, “How much CO2 do I need for my grow room?”

    To use this CO2 Calculator, simply input the dimensions of your room. Our tool makes a few assumptions:

    • The ambient CO2 level is around 300ppm
    • The target CO2 level is around 1500ppm
    • You will add CO2 for 15 minutes every hour

    After you put in your dimensions, you’ll see your calculated CO2 flow rate in green. You can choose between the imperial or metric system.

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  • Grow Room Odor Control: Tips For Fighting Smells From Your Plants

    One of the toughest parts of growing indoors is grow room odor control. If you are in a situation where the smell of your flower doesn’t concern you, you are in the minority, and should consider yourself lucky!

    For the rest of us, controlling odor is an ongoing battle.

    There are a few ways you can combat the smell of your plants, with each having its place. But, at the end of the day, there is only so much that can be done to eliminate grow room odor.

    Before we give you some tips on how to minimize the smell of your plants, let's explain why grow room odor control is essential regardless of where you grow.

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  • How To Use CO2 For Grow Tent Growing

    Using CO2 for grow tent and grow rooms is a more advanced technique that can lead to insane growth. But, this strategy isn't for everyone - there are other factors at play.

    Not every grow tent or grow room needs CO2, or should even consider supplementing with it.

    We are going to help you decide if it can help your particular grow, and then show you how to use CO2 for your grow tent.

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