Articles on how to care for, maintain, and store your Hydrow.

  • Hydrow placement and storage plus icon minus icon
  • Hydrow's sleek, space-saving design may have you placing it as a centerpiece in your family room, bedroom, or den! We simply recommend it be in a dry, indoor, climate-controlled area away from damp... View More
  • Upright Storage Kit installation guide plus icon minus icon
  • These paper instructions are also provided in the box with the Upright Storage KitNote: Please click on the attachment at the bottom of the page to download the high-quality PDF of this guide. View More
  • Adjust Hydrow's monitor plus icon minus icon
  • Yes. Hydrow's monitor adjusts by tilting up to 30° up anhttps://support.hydrow.com/hc/en-us/articles/360029280632d down to find the best viewing angle for your height. It can also pivot 50° left or... View More
  • Store Hydrow upright plus icon minus icon
  •   The Hydrow Upright Storage Kit allows you to safely store your Hydrow upright. Once the kit is installed correctly in your home, the upright storage process should take no more than 30 seconds. ... View More
  • Maintenance and cleaning plus icon minus icon
  • After each row Clean your Hydrow (especially the seat and handle) thoroughly using a damp cloth. Any of the disinfectant wipes from this list are also acceptable. Clean the monitor using wipes o... View More
  • Hydrow seat removal + cleaning plus icon minus icon
  • This process is not part of the standard maintenance tasks that we recommend for Hydrow. However, if a seat develops trouble with sliding smoothly, a deeper cleaning may be required.  A. Gather you... View More
  • Tighten Hydrow's front legs plus icon minus icon
  • Locate and check the four bolts that attach the front legs. It can be helpful to prop Hydrow up either with the block included with the original packaging (as shown) or some other strong stable o... View More
  • Moving or relocating Hydrow plus icon minus icon
  • Important information An unboxed and assembled Hydrow weighs approximately 145 pounds and can be carried effectively by a team of two people.  Hydrow's front legs also have built-in wheels that en... View More
  • Turn off Hydrow's screen plus icon minus icon
  • There is no button to turn the screen off instantly. However, all you have to do is wait! After ~5 minutes of inactivity, Hydrow's screen will dim and then turn off automatically. Hydrow will then ... View More
  • Acceptable cleaning solutions plus icon minus icon
  • Note: These recommendations are for Hydrow's body, NOT for use on Hydrow's screen. Use a standard electronics screen-cleaning fluid for that component.   Safe to use 2XL Antibacterial Wipes Clorox... View More
  • Is Hydrow collapsible? plus icon minus icon
  • Hydrow is only partially collapsible.  Its neck can be collapsed in order to stow the screen down against the body, which is intended for storing Hydrow upright using the upright storage kit access... View More
  • Does Hydrow need to be calibrated? plus icon minus icon
  • No. Hydrow's sensors do not require any type of manual calibration in order to report accurate stats. You do not need to calibrate on initial setup and no recalibration should ever be needed though... View More
  • Should I turn Hydrow off between workouts? plus icon minus icon
  • No. Hydrow is designed to be left on between uses and this is what we recommend you do. Staying on will allow it to receive and install any needed software updates in the background while still con... View More