🌱Hobby Growing 101: How to Reset a Tent

Ben Owens
6 min readOct 28, 2022

The fun part of growing is not the post-harvest cleanup aka “reset”.

Since I started growing my first cannabis plant in a 2x2 in my closet, I’ve had to reset my tents 30x.

Here’s the complete post-harvest grow tent reset formula I use every time for fast, clean results.

Before you start:

  • Gloves recommended when working with oxidizers and sanitizers.
  • Eye protection: Don’t go blind; protect your eyes when working with chemicals.
  • Mask/rebreather: Not required (but heavily encouraged when working with any chemistries or moving around items that will stir up small particles like dust and dirt).

What You’ll Need:

  • Zerotol HC/2.0 (I recommend 2.0 if your local store has it)
  • Dish Soap
  • Water
  • Sponge
  • Pressurized Sprayer
  • Gloves
  • Eye Protection
  • Mask (optional but recommended)

1. Remove Used Materials

  • Plant Material: Branches, leaves, anything that may have fallen to the floor during the cycle or harvest.
  • Substrate: Unless you are reusing your media, dispose of it immediately after harvest.
  • Pots*: If you run fabric pots like I do, you will want to remove these and…



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