The roots of greenhouse building -- Choosing the right greenhouse for you -- Planning your greenhouse -- Building foundations -- Constructing the lean-to/attached greenhouse -- Constructing an A-frame greenhouse -- Constructing hoop greenhouses -- Cold frame greenhouses -- Building accessories for your greenhouse -- Choosing covering materials -- Accessories and notions -- Greenhouse maintenance -- Additional greenhouse plans.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Food costs today are outrageous. For many consumers, the prospect of building a greenhouse and growing their own fruits and vegetables is beginning to sound more and more viable. Baird walks you through every step of the process.