greenhouse/hoophouse is done

Madras, OR

Except to add windows. In overcast skies and out side temps in the 50's it is heating to 78 degrees and holding to 50 with nighttime temps in the low 40's. There must be enough warming of the raised beds to hold heat.

The thermometer shows the temp after a couple hours of having the roof closed up on the first day. Today it reached 78 degrees with the outside temp at 56.

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Spokane Valley, WA(Zone 6b)

Congratulations on your new greenhouse. Have fun with it.

Monte Vista, CO(Zone 4a)

That's wonderful, Nancy! I can't wait to see pictures of things growing in it! Woo hoo!!

Fabens, TX(Zone 8a)

I know you must feel real proud. Sure looking good. Good luck.

Madras, OR

Thank you all, it was a big job for me, now in my 70's, but the help skinning it was a lifesaver. Very high winds today, it looked ok, but I put ground anchors in all 4 corners to avoid any tendency to "sail".

South Lake Tahoe, CA(Zone 6a)

Hello Nancy ~

Any new photos of your greenhouse and plants you are growing?

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