A Cheap and Sturdy Greenhouse for just 50$!

This great hoophouse was made completely from scratch by David LaFerny on DoorGarden.com.

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A greenhouse this size would cost many hundreds of dollars as a kit or manufactured.

Starting with the design for the end segments, he labors over every single detail in a step-by-step tutorial written for someone with absolutely zero greenhouse building experience.

Find the full tutorial on the DoorGarden website.

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