Garden & Greenhouse

Grow Lights

8 Important Things To Check When Buying LED Grow Lights

There was a time when we had to rely only on sunlight before our crops can grow. But with more studies and research, it has been discovered that, LED grow …

The 4 Types of Grow Lights

Of all the hardware used in an indoor garden or greenhouse few compare in importance to horticultural lighting. For indoor gardens, horticultural lighting is …

Troubleshooting the Magnetic HID Light System

This information can only be applied to “conventional” magnetic ballasts. Digital/electronic ballasts, which are becoming more common all the time, …

Most New Lighting Technologies Still Struggle to Compete with Yields Produced by HPS & HIDs

Revolutionizing the 1000w Fixture: The HSE NXT2 Although there is no shortage of new lighting technologies being introduced, high intensity discharge, or HID, …

Cleaning and Maintaining a P.L. Light System Reflector

The light energy emitted from a horticultural lighting system is the driving force behind every indoor garden. This is why indoor horticulturists spend a lot …

HID Lighting Has a Low Initial Cost for a Relatively Large Coverage Area

High intensity discharge lighting includes both metal halide (MH) and high pressure sodium (HPS). HID lighting consists of three components: the ballast, the …

Premium Lighting Systems for Indoor Horticulture

Of all the components that make up a successful indoor garden none are as important as the horticultural lighting. Although it is a combination of many …

How LED Grow Lights Have Changed and Can be Used by Today’s Grower

Light emitting diodes, or LEDs, have been steadily gaining acceptance since their introduction within the horticultural community roughly ten years ago. Unlike …

Why High Intensity Discharge (HID) Grow Lights Remain Popular

High intensity discharge lighting includes both metal halide (MH) and high pressure sodium (HPS). HID lighting consists of three components: the ballast, the …