The new retail greenhouse built in 2003
Our new retail greenhouse 2003
Some good friends here today.
Nancy inspecting our work.
Steve and I finish the end wall.
The north end is done.
And there are the front doors finished.
The roof vet system is also done.
Everything is now ready for the poly cover.
More good friends and my poly walking machine.
Thats one layer done now its time for the second.
A view from the inside with the new poly.
A view from the back with the roof vent open.
The new service building and second greenhouse built in 2007
Playing in the dirt again.
A hard days work ahead.
The cement is done.
Getting the base for the new greenhouse ready.
So many decisions to be made.
The first floor is framed.
Starting the second floor.
You need a few more steps Nancy.
Second floor is getting there.
I should have gotten a crane.
The trusses are almost done.
Now we can work in the rain.
The roofing crew takes a break.
Putting in the greenhouse foundation.
Time to start the second greenhouse.
Second greenhouse almost framed.
The crew takes a break.
Siding is on the new service building.
New greenhouse is ready for poly.
Poly machine ready to go.
The crew is putting on the second sheet.
Get that last sheet on before the wind gets up.
Adding the front hallway to connect the main service building to the retail greenhouse.
We also added about 20 feet to the retail greenhouse.
First step is always the hardest, concrete.
The hallway is coming along nicely
Hallway is done; now take off the old end of the retail greenhouse.
Retail greenhouse is now ready for new poly.
Gather a few good friends and its time to put the poly on.
Adding the back hallway to connect the main service building to the third greenhouse
Digging holes for greenhouse foundation.
Only a few holes to go and we are done.
Next step is the cement.
The ground rods are all cemented in.
Next getting the site of the hallway ready.
The forms and rebar are all done.
Time to play with cement again.
Planning where to pour first.
Smoothing out the first pour.
The floor is done now we open up to door to the service building.
The walls are going up.
The roof is nearly framed.
The hallway is coming alone fine.
The new greenhouse arrives.
We get busy putting up the right arches.
And the left arches.
And in a few days we have another greenhouse.
Even kitty has to inspect.
We decide to recover all three greenhouses this time.
A view of the newest greenhouse.
A view of the new hallway with the new greenhouse.
Nancy was to busy helping this time to take photos but here are all three house done.
Here is a photo of the number three greenhouse.
Well thats done ....what to build next.