PRODUCT REVIEW: 1000w DE Yield Lab Pro Series Grow Lights

Last Updated: August 12, 2016 THE GOOD / The Yield Lab 1000w DE Pro Series Grow Light Kit’s sturdy build quality and massive PAR and lumen output is ahead of most competitors. The integrated design make it an easy setup and more appealing than regular mogul HPS grow light systems. THE BAD / It’s intense … Read more

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5 BEST Digital Ballasts for Grow Light Kits – 2015 Test and Review

Are you hip to the newest trends in indoor gardening best practices?

Is “hip” even a cool thing to say, nowadays? Regardless, we have noticed that many growers are moving towards affordable grow bulbs and high quality indoor grow light digital ballasts to help manage their budget.

Because of our success of our last HPS Grow Bulb Comparison Test earlier this year, we decided to make a video and infographic comparing the performance of the 5 most popular 1000w digital ballasts in the market.

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5 Reasons Why Eye Hortilux Grow Light Bulbs Are Not Worth It

No matter how long you have been growing indoors with soil or hydroponics, some grow light bulbs brand will always be more popular than others. Would you believe me when I say the best indoor grow bulbs are surprisingly not the best ones to use?

The one I am talking about specifically are the Eye Hortilux brand grow light bulbs. The problem with Eye Hortilux is NOT the fact that they produce the best HPS indoor grow bulb on the market, which we proved.

The reason why they are not worth it is for affordability reasons. Here are 5 reasons why Eye Hortilux Grow Light Bulbs are not a good investment:

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6 Best HPS Grow Bulb 1000w – Comparing 6 Brands on PAR Output

1000 Watt HPS grow bulb comparison test

You walk into your local hydroponic store or browse the internet looking for the best HPS grow bulb at the right price range… but then you get stuck. There’s so many brands claiming they’re the baddest and brightest with the best lumens and high PAR, etc., etc.– which makes it difficult picking the best HPS grow bulb that can help you produce your desired yields.

Not only that, but the prices between all the different bulb manufacturers differ and it’s tough figuring if the money you’d spend is going towards a bulb that actually claims what it does. Well GrowAce has put your question to rest. We did a comparison test on 6 of the biggest HPS grow light bulb brands and pit them against each other. We setup parameters to make it as objective as possible and the results were surprising:

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How to Choose the Right Size Grow Tent

I’m not a big fan in putting holes in my walls (I had a different attitude in my prepubescent years, but that’s another story) and if you’re like me, it is not worth destroying your home for exhausting air from your grow room. If you know what to look for when buying a grow tent, then … Read more

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How to Choose the Right Indoor Grow Package

Not every all-in-one indoor growing package are the same. Most grow packages either have too many unnecessary equipment or not enough important equipment to get you going right away.

I’ve been consulting customer’s for over 5 years on successful indoor gardening setups as well as being an avid gardener myself. I’ve seen all types of budgets and grow sizes and no matter what your need is, there is a universal basic setup that every grow operation requires. What is it?

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