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Hydroponics vs Soil: 6 Reasons Hydroponics Beats Soil Gardening

Growing up, I was the kid who LOVED science. It’s no surprise that when I learned about hydroponics something inside my brain instantly clicked and “just made sense”. In this post, we’re going to have a fun grow media showdown – hydroponics vs soil! Hydroponics vs Soil – The Modern Gardening Showdown Hydroponics Saves Water […]

Outdoor Hydroponics Tips For Beginners

If you’re lucky enough to live in part of the world where it’s possible create an outdoor hydroponics system but have been running your garden indoors then you’ve been missing out! Running your system indoors year round can be expensive with humdifiers, grow lights, pumps and air stones running nonestop! The bills can rack up […]

Vertical Hydroponics For Beginners

The first time someone told me about vertical hydroponics my mind was blown. The idea of taking everything that is great about hydroponics and reducing the floor space needed just made sense! In this post, I’m going to tell you what it is, tell you all the benefits and give you a few pointers to […]

The Best Air Stones for Hydroponics Reviewed

Airstones are incredibly useful for helping diffuse air into your hydroponics system. In this post, we take a look at the best air stones for hydroponics systems along with giving you some helpful tips for using them in your setup. What Are Air Stones? Air stones are small devices that sit in the bottom of […]

A Beginners Guide To Hydroponics Systems

While hydroponic gardening might be the hot new grow system on the block, the origins date back thousands of years. Ever heard of the Hanging Gardens of Babylon? This Wonder of the Ancient World was one of the very first hydroponics systems ever used! In this post, we take a look at 4 of the […]

Best pH Meters for Hydroponics [2019 Edition]

If you’re coming from a traditional gardening background, hydroponics gardening can often have you feeling more mad scientist that green fingered gardener. When I first got into hydroponics I didn’t realise that I’d need to keep track of everything from nutrients and ventilation right through to water pH levels and overall system health. The result […]