What vinyl is used for greenhouses?

Answer A greenhouse is typically made using polyethylene, polyvinyl chloride (also known as PVC) and copolymers. The materials come in commercial grade, which lasts about 18 months, and utility grade, whi... Read More »

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What are greenhouses used for?

To separate the internal environment from the outside, usually to grow plants that do not do well in the normal environment of your location. The oldest use is just to heat the local environment t... Read More »

What type of glass is used for greenhouses?

Greenhouses have been made out of standard glass for centuries but now many long-life glasses and glass-alternatives are available, such as polycarbonates, plastics and fiberglass. Polythene offers... Read More »

Can greenhouses be used year round?

With careful temperature control and a planting schedule, a greenhouse can be used year-round. A year-round greenhouse will need to be cooled in the summer and warmed in the winter, and the plants ... Read More »

What insulation is used with vinyl siding?

Vinyl siding uses a foam insulation that is fitted to the grooves of the siding. The various manufacturers use different materials to create the foam, which is able to mold to the shape of the sidi... Read More »