However, if you don’t have one, you can make use of any rack or shelves that you have. Just make sure that you’ll have enough space for your lighting setup. Alternatively you can use cob led grow light which is are relatively compact in size.
For the wall of this grow tent, you’ll need a black and white poly. The white side of the poly is what will reflect the light inside the grow space.
Just like the first guide, you’ll also only need a stainless steel adjustable rack for this. It means that you don’t need to use heavy tools for this.
You’ll only need some glue and double-sided tape for this. It’s not as sturdy as a DIY grow cabinet made of an adjustable rack, but the PVC pipes can handle some weight too. Just make sure that you use strong adhesives for this.
You won’t need much carpentry skills for this. You only will need strong adhesives like gorilla glues or wide duct tapes.
The writer of this guide uses a black and white poly to serve as your grow tent’s walls. There’s no carpentry involved. You just need a strong adhesive like duct tape to make this work.
The skeleton your grow tent will have if you follow this guide will be made of wood. You’ll need nine pieces of 8 x 2 x 1 wood that will cost you around 15 bucks.
You’ll also need to properly plan how your wirings will be arranged. For doing so, you’ll need some Velcro strips or cable stripes too.
Your grow tent should also be a hundred percent lightproof. You need to be able to control how much light you have in your grow space, so you wouldn’t want light from the outside to obstruct your lighting set-up.
Lindsey Hyland grew up in Arizona where she attended University of Arizona’s Controlled Environment Agriculture. She supplemented her education by working on various organic farms in both rural and urban settings. She started Urban Organic Yield to discuss gardening tips and tactics. Growing and raising just about anything gets her very excited. She is especially passionate about sustainable ways to better run small-scale farms, homesteads, urban farming and indoor gardening.