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Advantages Of Grow Tents for Gardeners
by Cormac Reynolds
February 18, 2020

Gardening projects can be a nightmare not only to the hobbyist grower, but also the most experienced growers out there. Gardeners have to deal with anything from pest infestations, climate control issues, and odors, among numerous other problems. Most of these issues can, however, be dealt with or avoided, with a grow tent. Outlined below are 7 advantages of investing in, and using an indoor grow tent kit/package for all your gardening endeavors.

  1. Space

    Many people (gardeners) living in urban areas, apartments, etc. hardly have space to grow their favorite crops. A portable grow tent, however, makes it possible to grow plants anywhere either indoors or outdoors without ever needing a greenhouse. These tents come in a wide range of sizes from 2X2 feet to the largest you can think of. Whatever the amount of space your apartment has, you will find just the perfect grow tent for it.

  2. Climate Control

    Climate unpredictability is one of the significant hurdles gardeners have to deal with. Many plants have varying climate needs, one of the reasons some will thrive in some areas and fail in others. A grow tent, however, makes it possible to control climate, hence enabling you to grow just any crop. You can also grow your vegetables in any season without worrying about the weather or climate conditions outside. The grow tent, therefore, gives you control over climate conditions inside.

  3. Prevent Pest Infestation

    Pest infestation is among the most irritating challenges any gardener has to overcome. Mites, aphids, fungi, bacteria, and mold, among others, often target gardens affecting your otherwise healthy crops. A grow tent, however, makes it easier to prevent such infestations, hence a higher chance of a bumper harvest. The grow tent shouldn’t, however, replace the need to monitor and care for your plants. The tent is otherwise only designed to keep pests out and the good guys inside.

  4. Odors

    A good grow tent is not only designed to protect your plants inside but also offer adequate ventilation for the same. This helps keep odors in check. You never have to worry about odors coming from the tent, one of the reasons you can grow your plants anywhere. In addition to this, the ventilation system means the plants get their supply of carbon dioxide and release fresh air and oxygen for you to breathe. You will certainly notice and appreciate the fresh air.

  5. Energy Efficiency

    Grow tents are designed to be energy efficient. They also provide a cost-effective way to grow crops and use resources more efficiently. The ability to control the environment inside the tent also means very little or no energy is wasted.

  6. Lighting

    Most grow tents come with lighting set up. In addition to this, they are designed to allow more natural light in to enable/facilitate the healthy growth of the crops inside. They also have a reflective interior that helps improve light intensity either from other light fixtures in the house, or natural light. Check out this site if you’re interested and wish to get LED grow lights online.

  7. Easy to Setup and Maintain

    A grow tent design is comprised of a tent material and a metal frame. The roof frame is designed to allow you to hang fans, lights, and air filter, all inside the tent. That said, setting up and maintaining the tent is relatively easy. The tent provides an all-in-one system that is not only easy to work with, but also encourage fast growth of plants. You can also watch an explainer video on how to set up and maintain the grow tent yourself.

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