Category: greenhouses/coldframes

  • My Homemade Solar Heated Greenhouse

    Its easy to make a solar heated grren house by using milk jugs. Ohter larger clear plastic containers will also work.

  • Greenhouse Auction: Plants Galore and Great Buys

    Auctions are fun. You meet great people and find great deals. And one of the most unique auctions I went to was a local greenhouse auction. Due to illness the greenhouse had a huge auction and deleted their inventory. As I would like to start a gardening business I headed up to look for bargains.…

  • Build a simple Mini-hothouse

    I always start certain seeds early. It helps me to produce more plants and crops in my cooler zone 5 climate. photo credit: ricoeurian If you don’t have room for a greenhouse or just want to start a few plants you can make a mini-hothouse by using a plastic tub. It’s reasonably priced and easy…

  • Preparing your Greenhouse for spring planting

    It takes time f=to prepare you greenhouse for spring planting so start a little early. If you use solar heating you can start many plants in January, even in cold growing zones.