A lean to greenhouse is an easy, do-it-yourself way to start-up on a gardening habit. It is convenient for gardeners who like to plant near their homes and very good as well for improving plant health since it increases the plant's sun exposure while keeping the temperature strictly under control. No wonder commercial growers rely on indoor greenhouses for their business. Home gardeners can achieve the same effect with a DIY lean to greenhouse.
A lean to greenhouse is the perfect tool for gardeners who prefer a smaller project than the more complex commercial size greenhouse. These kinds of kits are available online and in most gardening stores. The kits come with all materials needed to build a small, home-based greenhouse. Some of the materials include supports, plastic sheetings for plant covers, and anchors to hold the lean to greenhouse to the house. Though additional tools may likely be added, the installation kit is designed as a start-up kit for home gardeners who cannot access the higher grade professional tools. Installing the kit is easy and will take no more than a few hours. Some of the more advanced kits will include shelves, and supplemental lights such as LED grow lights to increase your crop yield.
The kit may not be for everyone especially those on a tight budget. What these aspiring gardeners can do instead is find some easy-to-follow plans online that will show them how to build their own outdoor greenhouse using cheaper tools. It is best, however, that the instructions be followed to the letter without modififications being made, especially when the greenhouse is being built for the first time. Doing this ensures that that the lean to greenhouse is not only structurally sound but that the plants will continue to thrive in such a safe environment.
Whether large or small, building a home-based, greenhouse using an installation kit is not only easy but inexpensive.