A greenhouse just in time for Spring
A new addition to my workshop! We completed the greenhouse seedling boxes this weekend, just in time for Spring... ... but with snowflakes fluttering in the wind and the cold temps, we were reminded it is still winter here. I was hoping for more of the white stuff to keep falling, but to no avail this weekend. It is so pretty when everything is freshly covered in snow and it makes the cold weather worth it! This is a pic of our place after a snow in 2009! You have to admit, it is pretty…
Greenhouse Made from Old Windows
The number of windows that get replaced in the name of efficiency and green upgrades is overwhelming – it’s good to see some of those old windows put to use in the shape of a fabulous greenhouse!Greenhouse kits are also expensive. The creator of this Instructables has created a 7 ft. high x 10 ft. deep x 6 ft. wide greenhouse from windows salvaged from his neighbors, who were preforming upgrades. The only new materials were lumber, frame, screws, caulk and latches.
Vintage Greenhouses & Potting Sheds - Victoria Elizabeth Barnes
Historic Home: President F.D. Roosevelt, Hyde Park | Atticmag | Kitchens, Bathrooms, Interior Design. The old greenhouse | Flickr – Photo Sharing!. Greenhouse. Small Conservatory Greenhouse: Palmhouses & Greenhouses by Tanglewood Conservatories. DIY Craft Projects using Old Vintage Windows Doors – Trash to Treasure – Architectural Salvage. Added, May 1: From a For Sale listing… …
Seed Starting: Old Windows as Cold Frames
As a kid, I marveled at my mother’s greenhouse, which was built entirely out of salvaged windows. Now, her garden has a variety of old windows put to good use, but I especially like the cold frames—essentially, small greenhouses close to the ground—which are especially good for starting seedlings while winter temperatures linger around. Here’s how to make your own.
Green Houses and Cold Frames – AuroraMills.com
Aurora Mills Architectural Salvage has gathered ideas for cold frames and green houses using reclaimed and recycled windows and doors. Old windows and doors can be used to make green and sustainable green houses and cold frames. Aurora Mills Architectural Salvage has old, vintage and antique windows and doors and reclaimed timbers, beams and barn wood to build any green house or cold frame.