Pumps FAQs


Why do I need a sub pump to grow hydroponics?

A sub pump is used to transfer water and nutrients from the reservoir to your plants in the flood table.

How do I determine whether I need a pro pump or sub pump?

For applications that require higher head height a pro pump is recommended.

What is the best form of maintenance for my pump?

It is recommended that you thoroughly clean your mesh filter once a week or use a filter bag for upkeep of your pump.

Why would I need to use my pump inline?

For aeroponic applications, it is advised to use inline instead of submersible to avoid increased water temperature, which can harm plant growth.

Why do I need an air pump?

To keep nutrient solution in suspension and prevent it from settling by circulating reservoir water.