Who would not want a greenhouse in their house? No one, especially to those garden lovers out there. We want an abode for our seeds in the coldness of winter, and a place to cultivate tropical plants even though you live in a different habitat. Greenhouse is one way of spending time with nature, in times when you feel the world is against you. Greenhouses come in different shapes and sizes, and each having a unique purpose of their own. If you are planning to build it on your own, there are available plan out there to guide you through the building process.
Know its Purpose. Before you start building your greenhouse, you must first reflect on why you are building it. What is its purpose to you? Are you planning to build a greenhouse to start seeding during the winter to prepare your plants on spring? How many plants are you planning to grow? Would you want a fixed greenhouse or a portable one? Will you be growing tropical plants as well, or tropical plants alone? Would you want a smaller or a larger greenhouse? These are the major things to consider before you build your greenhouse. This is the start of planning.
Location. This is a crucial part not only in the building process, but in the functionality of the greenhouse itself, especially if you are into fixed greenhouses. Choosing a location needs proper assessment, like if sunlight and water are available. Check your location and see it for yourself if those are available. If you already bought a greenhouse and haven’t got time to scout your location, then a local extension office may be of good help. They should have all the information you need to guide you in properly positioning your greenhouse.
Buy or Build a Greenhouse. Now that you have gone far in your planning phase, you may now want to proceed with the building/buying phase. If you think you are already done researching, then you are wrong. You have to research some more. If you are planning to buy a greenhouse, then it is a good idea to find companies that sells greenhouse of high quality at an affordable price. If you are going to build your own, then research on the materials that is stable and will last for years, meaning, high quality at an affordable price as well. If you are the DIY type, then better search on how to build a greenhouse to guide you through the course.
After you have done this things, then you are all set into buying or building your greenhouse.