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Copyright © 2002-2007
Glenn Caffery

The Greenhouse Shell

Design Goals: The greenhouse shell should be long lasting and be able to withstand the high moisture levels of the greenhouse with little maintenance. The shell should be designed to conserve heat in the winter and ventilate passively in the summer. The appearance be attractive. There should be storage for greenhouse supplies outside but adjacent to the greenhouse.

The Design: