It is getting to that time of year to think about getting backyard greenhouse plans. Whether you are self sufficient like my family or you just enjoy gardening there are backyard greenhouse plans to fit your needs. Grow your favorite plants or veggies all year round in the comfort of your own greenhouse.
The purpose of building a greenhouse for my family is to be self sufficient, we grow all our veggies and then can them ourselves at the house. There are a couple of reasons for this.
First it is healthier than canned veggies from the store as you know what is in them. As long as you can according to the instructions included within the canner your veggies are just as safe to eat as the stores.
Growing your own fruits and veggies you know what pesticides and chemicals you are using. You do not know what others put on their crops before you get them. Growing your fruits and veggies in a backyard greenhouse eliminates the need for pesticides and chemicals. Inside the greenhouse is a controlled environment thus you will not have bugs and pesky little critters in your plants.
Growing inside the greenhouse also eliminates almost all kinds of fungus and other bothersome problems you may see in your garden.
Second we are a large family and work seasonal work, my husband is a construction worker, so there is no work in the winter here where we live. So in the winter we depend on the food canned throughout the summer for the winter.
Getting these backyard greenhouse plans has allowed us to have a greenhouse that we can also use during the winter. We grow things like herbs, lettuce, broccoli, and other stuff in the greenhouse throughout the winter so we still do not have spend the extra money to buy this stuff.
Easy to grow vegetables in the winter include:
- Brussels sprouts
- Swiss chard
Winter Flowers For Your Greenhouse:
- Azalea Primrose
- Christmas cactus
Building your own greenhouse using backyard greenhouse plans will save you money. Buying a kit is expensive and generally you still have to put it together. You are just paying more for the materials as they are typically pre cut and ready to be put together. It really depends on how knowledgeable you are with do it yourself plans. With backyard greenhouse plans you can do the same thing for less money.
These backyard greenhouse plans are step by step and easy to follow. You can have your greenhouse up in a matter of a weekend with some help. There is a greenhouse for any size yard. Even a small backyard! You get the plans delivered straight to your email and all that is left to do is get the materials and build it. You can even print out multiple copies.
With these backyard greenhouse plans you get to choose from 4 different styles of greenhouses.
- Hoop Greenhouse perfect for any size yard and farms.
- Victorian Greenhouse great for medium to large yards.
- Lean To Greenhouse Plans excellent for small to medium yards.
- Mini Greenhouse Plans for patios, decks, or apartment owners/rentals.
Along with the plans are also several bonuses. These backyard greenhouse plans will teach you everything that you need to know. From choosing the correct materials to building your grow beds, you will also be armed with the knowledge to take care of your greenhouse disease free.
Having your own greenhouse is a wonderful experience whether you are a seasoned gardener or a hobby gardener. You can start your seedlings for the beginning of the gardening season, grow plants year round, and even grow your favorite flowers and prize plants. When it is cold outside you can still enjoy the best of gardening and fresh food too.
The tools that you need to build your backyard greenhouse are going to depend on what type of greenhouse you choose to build. For all of them you are going to need a basic carpentry set. Tape measure, saw, hammer, nails, screws, screwdrivers, drill, level, square, and so on. Depending on how fancy you want to get with your woodworking will depend on any specialty tools that you may need.
When you buy these backyard greenhouse plans through the link below you will get these 4 great bonuses:
- How To Keep Your Greenhouse Warm During Winter (Hint: think bubblewrap)
- How To Build A Greenhouse On A Budget (Find out about a framing material even cheaper than used wood!)
- How To Build A Greenhouse On A Budget
- 10 Plants You Never Thought About Growing In A Greenhouse
With these plans you just need to be able to follow basic directions. Some basic carpentry skills will be helpful. You will find that these backyard greenhouse plans are illustrated, step by step, and easy to follow.