There are several ways to build a cheap greenhouse. However, to build a cheap greenhouse is quite specific as to what you need and your preferences as a gardener is quite difficult to do. Most of the time, there will always be trade-offs.
But to get the best out of your budget for greenhouse, the planning will surely make You ahead of most. With planning, I mean considering all aspects involved in the development process itself. Remain on a budget doesn’t have to compromise the function of a greenhouse.
Things to consider For Greenhouse cheaply.
Things will most likely ask yourself are:
* How much are you willing to spend? On overall costs?
* Are you planning to build a greenhouse that is all your own? Or do you expect some help from time to time? How much you are willing to spend on labor?
Functions of your greenhouse
Functions of your greenhouse will determine the type of your greenhouse will be built as well as the materials you will use.
One way to build a cheap greenhouse is to use PVC. However, there are some disadvantages to using PVC, namely:
* PVC light compared with the forest that is not good for a location can be very windy at times.
* During the winter, it can be very difficult to regulate greenhouse temperature pvc as you would use a plastic or other lightweight materials for glass.
On the other hand, pvc greenhouse could very well if what you have in mind is a portable greenhouse due to the light. It is also good for people because they can only assemble the kind of greenhouse on the roof deck of them.
Plan and design
There are several types of greenhouses. Do you want a free-standing structure or would you rather have one installed? Both are accompanied with some advantages and some disadvantages. Choose one or the other should be largely depends on your needs as a grower. Choosing the wrong type of greenhouse can prove more costly in the long run.
An attached greenhouse can be lean-to’s and can be very expensive in terms of maintenance. It doesn’t cost much to provide lighting and heating and water sources because it can easily adapt to whatever sources You have at home. On the other hand, it can also limit the types of plants you can grow because of limited space and also do not have maximum exposure to the Sun.
Free standing structure may be very good if you are planning to plant a variety of crops. But it can be expensive especially during the winter months to keep the temperature of the greenhouse and irrigation.