Why learn about greenhouse construction? Well – fresh, local nutrient-dense fruits vegetables are hard to find in winter in cold climates. Growing warm-weather crops like tomatoes, bananas, avocados, and other perennials is nearly impossible without knowing something of greenhouse construction.
This free pdf tells how to build greenhouses that harness and store energy from the sun to create naturally heated, lush growing environments even in the depths of winter, covering principles of solar greenhouse design and siting, glazing material properties and selection, controlling heat loss, ventilation, and construction methods. Grow your own food, anytime, anywhere using the power of the sun!
This is an older book, but it shows techniques that are proven over multiple decades.Greenhouse Construction