Many backyard greenhouses are made from wood, or PVC tubing with plastic sheathing. Others are aluminum kit structures with polycarbonate panels.
Unique swimming pool enclosure designs set our pool enclosures apart from more traditional covers. The large open span truss supports give plenty of height and an open space feel. High performance green reflective glass improves shading 40% over clear glass. Custom doors, windows, and roof vents create top to bottom ventilation. Additionally, our swimming pool enclosures can extend your swimming season, extend the life of your pool equipment and keep debris out of your pool.
Distinctive Custom Greenhouse Designs for Distinctive Properties
We mentioned the feasibility of using structural glue-lams as a viable alternative to aluminum and other types of structural materials, mostly because of cost and aesthetics.
So when planning a greenhouse project, that is a consideration that may weigh in significantly towards moving ahead and making that decision today or later on when you feel the time and investment is just right for you.
In some cases in may turn into a catch-all like a storage shed. Was that the original purpose?
When purchasing a luxury greenhouse from Greenhouse Megastore, you are guaranteed a custom greenhouse that is not only aesthetically pleasing but also highly functional. A luxury greenhouse from Greenhouse Megastore can be automated, irrigated, heated and cooled to be an effective tool for growing and maintaining plants. It can also be designed as a solarium or a combination of the two, becoming your own personal “Secret Garden.”
Finished wood frame greenhouse made with structural Douglas Fir.
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ventilation passages operable skylights. Manually operated skylights, cheaper than automated ones. Operable windows and ventilated doors, with an operable window and or screen combination glass door Heat sources, growing all year long in cold regions requires heat source, especially for bitter cold nights.
Heat sink insulated foundation walls, 2″ on each side
Greenhouse plans are essential to a successful greenhouse … Custom Wood Frame Greenhouse
Manufactured in British Columbia, B.C. Custom Greenhouses are available in multiple configurations. We can help you design the greenhouse of your dreams. Painted aluminum frame with extra-thick profiles for strength and durability.
Available in single or double pane glass or high performance soft coat Low E glass, to keep your greenhouse cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter. B.C. Custom Greenhouses are also suitable for use as swimming pool enclosures for a unique alternative to traditional covers.
A wooden post and beam greenhouse looks absolutely stunning when completed.
Contact us if you see a style you like and we will work with you to develop the perfect design for your estate. Custom greenhouses typically take a little longer than pre-designed kits, but in the end, you get a beautiful luxury greenhouse that will enhance your home and garden.
Aluminum frame polycarbonate green houses will extend your growing season.
Personally speaking, the beauty and feel of wood can truly enhance any home, regardless of the homes style and design. Finished wood just fits well into any setting.
Other components in a wood frame greenhouse that are equally important
Greenhouse Megastore has literally searched the world for the finest greenhouses and conservatories. As a result, we represent premier luxury greenhouse manufacturers providing beautiful custom greenhouses. Our luxury line of estate quality garden structures, greenhouses and swimming pool enclosures are made from the finest materials and built to order so we can meet your unique requirements.
Greenhouse Megastore offers turnkey custom greenhouse solutions with experience in the commercial and institutional greenhouse market since 1993. Over the years, we have provided unique controlled environments for a variety of challenging horticultural applications, both overseas and domestic. Because of this experience, our greenhouse experts thoroughly understand all phases of project management; from design and permitting greenhouse structures, through installation and operation. Our team of greenhouse professionals can work directly with your architect, contractor or project manager to ensure the successful completion of your project.
Building a wood frame greenhouse with structural glue-lams can be achieved and designed by a professional greenhouse and sunroom builder or a DIY person who has good carpentry building skills
Key components that will make your greenhouse garden truly a successful venture.
should always have a solid insulated north wall north facing roofs are either all insulated or partially insulated sloping offset glazed roof with southern exposure. These types of greenhouses hold their heat better than a translucent poly film structure.
Take the time to stain and seal structural wood components, you’ll be amazed how much longer your wood frame will last..!
Radiant heat and stored up heat will escape rapidly without an insulted north wall, unless you have a heater.
These types of greenhouses are seasonal, unless you heat them.
A wood frame greenhouse can be stick built with conventional 2 x 4s and 2 x 6s but this will lead to an unstable structure since plain old wood will deteriorate, twist and check. Only time will tell how long it will last.
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The labor factor alone accounts for about 40 – 50 % of any greenhouse project.
Enjoy the easy access of a home-attached greenhouse. A lean-to greenhouse on a south-facing wall will be less expensive to heat and work better as a solar greenhouse in cold months than a free-standing greenhouse. Plus, a lean to greenhouse provides easy access to a kitchen garden or can be designed as small conservatories, glass houses, solariums or open additions to your living spaces.
Without those key components you will wind up with a greenhouse that gets too hot and gets too cold.
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Greenhouses in high country, where the growing season is short