Self Sufficient Greenhouse Gardening

The greenhouse is ideal for year round fruit and vegetables and also for anybody wanting to grow plants for selling on. Apart from the three standard types of greenhouse – the span or ridge, three-quarter span, and lean-to, recent years have seen the introduction of the circular house and the modification of the span types, … Read more

Greenhouse Construction Materials

Greenhouse Construction Materials

Plastic greenhouses Plastic, one of the most common greenhouse construction materials nowadays is not a substitute for glass. Plastics are by nature very much softer. They can be scratched and abraded much more easily. In some circumstances they may weather badly, particularly on windy sites where there is much wind-blown grit, sand, or dust. Unfortunately, … Read more