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OfflineCoreyRubble
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insulate??
    #397829 - 04/07/10 08:12 PM (6 years, 7 months ago)

just made a grow room in the garage. the problem is that i live in oregon and it gets mighty cold at night.. its getting to be summer and we can crop some amazing outdoor. so my question is should i insulate the room?? should i be worried about the cold at night?


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Re: insulate?? [Re: CoreyRubble]
    #397834 - 04/07/10 08:18 PM (6 years, 7 months ago)

i would just enclose the room...your lighting puts off a ton of heat

youll probably find out you have trouble moving the hot air from the room


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Re: insulate?? [Re: Tcrib]
    #397848 - 04/07/10 08:36 PM (6 years, 7 months ago)

It depends on how cold the room gets at night, if it's dropping to 60 or below thats not good, if it's gonna drop more than 15 degrees from when your lights are on, thats not good either.


Depending on that, it may be best to insulate and setup some good ventilation, because the insulation will keep your room from getting too cold, but it will also hold the heat in while your lights are on.


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Re: insulate?? [Re: CoreyRubble]
    #397956 - 04/07/10 10:18 PM (6 years, 7 months ago)

Another way to combat this (if your lights are on during the daytime) is run them at night, that is if during the day you wont have light leaks.


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Re: insulate?? [Re: Union420]
    #397992 - 04/07/10 10:37 PM (6 years, 7 months ago)

Quote:

Union420 said:
Another way to combat this (if your lights are on during the daytime) is run them at night, that is if during the day you wont have light leaks.






Made that mistake before.  A whole fucking crop seeded.  Live and learn eh??


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