Not much happens in the Northwest. Sure, we are in an earthquake and volcano zone, but the chances of a major event happening in your lifetime is rare. A few weeks ago, we had a very unusual emergency alert come through the Portland community. The alert said to not drink tap water until further notice due to a potential ecoli scare. Immediately, we realized we were not prepared with extra bottled water on hand and headed to the nearest store.
Are you looking for a way to use your greenhouse to make money by starting a side greenhouse business? There are many ideas for starting a greenhouse business, but I just heard a great idea from an industry newsletter (Grower Talks) that I want to pass on to you. They were suggesting this idea to nurseries to make some extra money, but it would be easy for hobby greenhouse owners to put it into action as well.
Greenhouse plastic can be a very versatile part of your greenhouse gardening hobby or business. By using greenhouse plastic sheeting, you can turn a sunny spot on your property into an inexpensive greenhouse with a minimal investment of time and money. Many wire-frame greenhouse kits come ready made for easy assembly with a lightweight, sturdy frame and easy to install greenhouse plastic. These types of greenhouse kits make greenhouse gardening easy and affordable for everyone.
Whether you’re an experienced greenhouse gardener looking for the perfect way to improve your greenhouse gardening, or a complete beginner looking to get started right, you should consider the features and benefits of Solexx greenhouses. Solexx greenhouses are constructed of a sturdy, composite frame and strong, flexible plastic walls and ceiling.
Here are just a few of the many advantages you will enjoy with a Solexx greenhouse:
* Diffused Light. The plastic used for Solexx greenhouses gently diffuses sunlight. This enables all of the plants inside the greenhouse to soak in the sunshine evenly by eliminating shadows. This diffusion also helps keep the plants from being burned by the intense sunlight on hot summer days.
While the exact dimensions and shape of your greenhouse is limited only by your imagination, the space you have to work with, and how much money you have to spend, you should spend some time considering what you want your green house to do for you before you choose your greenhouse plans.
The great Chinese philosopher Confucius once said, “If you enjoy what you do, you’ll never work another day in your life.”
For many of us, the dream of someday owning our own business has been burning inside for years. We know we would like to own a business someday, but we’re a little fuzzy on the details and aren’t sure exactly what we would like to do.
If you’re a gardening enthusiast (and if you’re reading this, that’s a pretty safe bet), why not consider turning something you love into a profitable business which will be a blessing not only to you, but to gardeners throughout your area? We’re talking, of course, about building commercial greenhouses and starting your own nursery.
Are you looking for a creative way to display your prized plants? Do you want to extend your growing options well into the winter months but can’t afford a full-scale greenhouse kit? Cold frames may be just what you’re looking for!
Cold Frame Uses
Choosing the best greenhouse design for your personality can help you gain more enjoyment from your greenhouse gardening hobby. Your greenhouse should reflect your likes and personality as much as your home does, and this often begins with selecting an appropriate structural design for your greenhouse.
Choosing a site and positioning a greenhouse can affect the success of your greenhouse crops. You’ll need to plan where your greenhouse is placed very carefully or you will face problems that could have been easily avoided with a well thought-out placement before construction begins.