Greenhouse Gardening Tips
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6 Tips for Cleaning Your Greenhouse Before Winter Sets In
Its never too early to get a head start
My husband and I planned a mid-week ski trip but on departure day I was still in my off finishing a time-sensitive project. We were staying overnight at the hill, it was still a workday, and the car was loaded up. There was no rush to get moving.
Maximizing Your Greenhouse Growing Schedule for Seasonal Produce
My crazy dogs
Corle ran ahead of me on the beach and stuck her head right into a dead seal. And then she took a big bite.
September Greenhouse Gardening: Tips to Maximize Bumper Harvest
What would Donna do?
New Crops and Bumper Harvests
I’m flying home through Calgary into Comox on my way back from a speaking gig. It’s late August and the pilot warns us: it is snowing close to Calgary. In August.
Discover the Benefits of Fivewall Polycarbonate for your Greenhouse | BC Greenhouses
What is Fivewall Polycarbonate Glazing?
BC Greenhouses has been working with this glazing product for a few years. It was so impressive in terms of its energy efficiency that we built a new aluminum framing system to accommodate the wider profile. For example, a typical single glass greenhouse glazing is 3mm in thickness whereas the Fivewall polycarbonate is an impressive 16mm.
5 Easy Steps to Start Your Greenhouse Garden Today
Setting Up Your Greenhouse: The box has finally arrived - the greenhouse is assembled. Now what?
I called Rodney a year after his greenhouse was installed. I expected him to brag about the size of his tomatoes or the hours he spends sitting and enjoying the beautiful space he created.
Summer Prep for Winter Greenhouse: Tips for Managing & Double Cropping
Surprisingly, Summer is the perfect time to prep for winterization
Managing your winter greenhouse with crops coming and going is a bit of an art form, so please bear with me. It involves starting seeds directly in greenhouse soil and also starting seeds in flats on shelves or potting benches.
Cool Down Your Greenhouse: Benefits of Using Shade Cloth
Benefits of Shade Cloth
I’m sitting in my greenhouse sipping a cool drink as I look outside. With the current heatwave this is positively the coolest spot in the garden right now. But it didn’t use to be that way. Scorched leaves, dry soil and wilted, bolting lettuce used to be the norm.
How difficult is it to build a kit greenhouse?
BC Greenhouses are built for North American climates with aluminum and high-quality glazing. While this isn't your standard furniture build, we do provide comprehensive instructions to help you get through the process smoothly.