Home Improvements

Greenhouse Windows For Your Home

How about growing orchids in your bedroom window? By fixing a greenhouse window, you can begin growing flowers, shrubs, herbs and also small vegetables at your home. This could cut the costs of building up a greenhouse and you can even grow wonderful flowers in winter. Now, you can transform your window into a little greenhouse. Here are some ideas and tips to start with.

Benefits of a Greenhouse Window:

  • A greenhouse window juts out from a house’s structure.
  • This lets the window catch more sunlight.
  • There is a shelf at the bottom of this window and on this you can place pots of flowers, herbs and even tropical house plants.
  • The great benefit of setting up a greenhouse window is that the plants are grown indoors resulting in a prolonged growing season.
  • It can be a great extension of a kitchen window, where you can have your favorite flowers and herbs at your fingertips.
  • It is also a wonderful project for those with limited space in their homes.
  • Now, there are different kinds of greenhouse windows. They can be made from red wood, pine or even treated lumber. There are also vinyl and aluminum windows.
  • The cost for these windows depends on what kind of size and color you desire.

Some Tips for Installing a Greenhouse window:

  • Make sure that you know the proper measurements of your window in order to get a nice fit.
  • See that you give a good foundation for the windows being installed.
  • Avoid using pressurized glasses as the chemicals used in the process to pressurize can get into your soil and spoil the plants.
  • It can be a good idea to install some support brackets on your house’s exterior to assist in holding up the window.
  • A greenhouse window or a garden window is a beautiful way of bringing your wonderful love for the garden to the indoors of your home.

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