• Wet Trim vs Dry Trim: Which Is Better?

    One of the most debated topics in this industry is wet trim vs dry trim - which is better?

    Growers on both sides of the fence make valid arguments and swear their method of harvesting is better.

    There are good points for each side of the debate, but what it really comes down to is what your flower is used for the size of your yield, and personal preference.

    Before we break down the pros and cons of each, let’s explain the difference.

    Continue reading

  • Drying and Curing Flower - The Definitive Guide

    Once you’ve chopped your plants down, you are ready for the drying and curing process.

    We know the sight of your huge flowers covered in trichomes has you eager to start consuming them, but the most important steps of growing are yet to come.

    There are a few different ways you can go about drying and curing your flower.

    Which one is right for you will depend on how you want to trim.

    We will teach you everything you need to know about drying and curing, but first, let’s talk about why these steps are so important.

    Continue reading

  • Perpetual Harvest - Get The Most Out Of Your Grow Room

    The perpetual harvest style of growing is a godsend to hobby growers and commercial growers alike.

    We are constantly looking for ways to increase our yields: more powerful lights, different nutrients, supplementing with CO2, and even trying new training methods,

    However, the most obvious way to yield more is to fit more harvests in a year. It goes without saying that more harvests per year will be more fruitful than trying to squeeze an extra couple ounces out of your plants each growing cycle.

    We are going to teach you everything you need to know about perpetual grow rooms, and how to fit more growing cycles in each year. First, let’s share some general information.

    Continue reading

  • Hemp Growing Supplies

    Looking for hemp growing supplies? If so, you are in the right place.

    Hydrobuilder.com has been supplying commercial hemp farms with hemp propagation equipment, hemp grow lights, and harvest supplies since 2011.

    We are proud to be considered an authority figure in this industry, and love working with small and large scale farms.

    With the country wide legalization of hemp, industrial hemp farms are in a position to be more successful than ever.

    The question now becomes how to get the most out of your crop. Automation and optimization go hand in hand, and should always be the goals of industrial hemp farmers.

    Here are a few of the hemp growing supplies and equipment we carry here that can help you take your operation to the next level, for your most profitable season yet.

    Continue reading

  • Best Trimming Machines of 2023

    As harvest approaches, many growers are wondering what the best trimming machine of 2023 is.

    There isn't necessarily a "best" trimmer out there. This is because the answer to this depends on the size of your garden, how you'll be trimming, and your budget.

    This may be your first introduction to trimming machines. So let's give you a bit of background info on these valuable, profit-boosting pieces of equipment.

    Continue reading

  • The Best Bucking Machines of Harvest 2023

    If you are preparing for harvest this upcoming fall, you are undoubtedly overwhelmed with the rush of this season.

    An important step before harvest is finding a powerful, efficient bucking machine to increase your productivity and ROI.

    Whether you are harvesting, you need an efficient process for removing the stems from your plants.

    You likely know all about trimming machines, but these days bucking is just important.

    We’ve created a list of the best bucking machines for sale of harvest 2023. But first, let's cover a bit more about this relatively new piece of harvest equipment.

    Continue reading

  • How Curing Machines and Freeze Dryers Work

    Curing machines and freeze dryers are one of the best ways to dry and cure your harvest fast.

    Drying and curing is a process that typically should be handled slowly and carefully, but these machines have advanced to the point that they can produce a top shelf end product in under 36 hours!

    After many months perfecting your grow through harvest, it could come apart at the seams because of that one final step - drying and curing. 

    This can be devasating regardless of of whether you are a hobby grower disappointed in your results, or a commercial grower losing money.

    The idea behind these curing machines and freeze dryers may seem counterintuitive. After all, we always preach "low and slow" when it comes to these stages. But, with freeze dryers and curing machines, its different.

    Let's explain.

    Continue reading

  • Beginner's Guide to Harvest, Drying, and Curing

    After all the hard work through veg and flower, the time has finally come - harvest.

    After 3-4 months of hard work growing your plants, you are ready to enjoy the fruits of your labor.

    While most of the hard work is over, it is crucial to execute your harvest, dry, and cure to perfection. If you make mistakes now, all your time, energy, and money spent over the plants life cycle will be for not.

    There are many intricacies to consider, such as the right time to harvest, how you will trim, and drying and curing strategies. Keep reading to ensure your first harvest is a successful one!

    Continue reading

  • Twister T2 and T4 Trimmers Review

    Twister has a solid reputation in the industry as a leader in both quality, reliability, and innovation. See how the T4 trimmer stands out.

  • Hand Trimming VS Trimming Machines

    Machine Trimmers vs. Hand Trimmers; which tool will rise to the top? Whether you are pro-hand or machine, we can all agree, your trim is only as good as your tools.

11-20 of 20

© 2011-2023 Hydrobuilder.com - 500 Orient Street Suite 150, Chico, CA 95928 USA

All trademarks and trade names are the property of their respective trademark holders.