Hydroponic System Plans

Here are some FREE plans for some simple hydroponic systems that you can build out of easy to find, inexpensive materials. Please feel free to use any or all of these plans to build your new hydroponic systems. If you have a plan for an easy system that you would like to share, send it to us and we will put it up on this page. Please contact us with your ideas, questions or suggestions. Click Here to CONTACT US

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BELL SIPHONS – Use physics to drain your ebb & flo systems.

BUBBLER BUCKET SYSTEM – The simpliest, easiest hydroponic system out there.

AUTOMATED PH CONTROLLER – Easy and Effective Automated pH Controller.

WATER CHILLER – Keeps your hydro system’s water at the optimal temperature for plants. For systems in hot environments.

LIGHT SPLITTER – Allows you to put two reflectors on one ballast using a power switching relay. Use an inexpensive timer to reliably switch between two separate reflectors without the need for two ballasts.

HAND-WATERED BUCKET – Sounds easy because it is! The beauty of this system is its simplicity. This basic and very inexpensive hydroponic system works great and can be easily.

WATER CULTURE SYSTEM – Here’s another simple yet productive system. Very popular for the classroom, it is the method of choice for growing a variety of lettuces and greens.

EBB & FLOW SYSTEM – This system is getting a bit more sophisticated but is still easy and inexpensive to build and maintain.

BATO BUCKET SYSTEM – This is a truly superior drip system. Slightly more complex, it can still be described as easy and inexpensive. Outstanding root development and yield are rapidly making Bato Buckets a favorite of commercial growers.