Are Grow Tents Worth The Expense? … Even though your grow tent can represent a significant initial investment, it can save you money in the long run. This is because it costs less to provide water, nutrients, and light to your plants with a grow tent.
Also question is, how big of a grow tent do I need for 4 plants?
For 4 plants, a rectangular tent shape is best and the most common size is a 4×4. That gives each plant about 4 square feet of growing space (a 2×2 area). It is actually a bit less than that, because you want to keep some space free between the plants.
Also, how big of a grow tent do I need for 2 plants?
Here is a quick guide to sizing your tent with how many plants you can grow: 2′ x 2′ Grow Tent – Great for mother plants (1-2 plants) 2′ x 4′ Grow Tent – Fits in most closets (2-4 plants) 3′ x 3′ Grow Tent – Ideal for people with a limited work area (2-4 plants)
Are grow tents illegal?
If you plan to order and install a grow tent, please make sure you’re familiar with the laws in your area. … However, it’s important to remember that currently, grow tent operations are still illegal in most states, and growers aren’t free from prosecution under federal law.
If you do get a green light, grow tents are a far less intrusive option for respectively growing a small crop in a rented space. As tents have sturdy interior frames that support a good amount of equipment, they allow growers to set up a grow area without drilling and cutting holes into walls and ceilings.
Proper grow tent ventilation is essential to healthy plant growth, and proper filtration is equally essential to clean the air and remove all odors. … A good ventilation system is necessary to make this happen.
If you keep your plants small, you can fit 8 or more of them in a 2 x 4 foot grow tent. If you let them grow to a “normal” size, you can get two in a 2 by 4 area.
Simply put: no, grow tents are not enough to block odors. The materials and pieces that make up a grow tent system (reflective mylar, tent canvas, inline duct fan, ducting tubes, etc.) do not qualify as smell proof.