With the crop season right here. We need to start planning for growing new crops and growing them. It is always a great idea to grow organic plants naturally. We shall try and use minimum fertilizers, pesticides, insecticides and various other chemicals to grow plants. These are not good for our health and only harm us. It is very important to always remember that what you sow is what you will eat. This means that the chemicals are ultimately being consumed by us. Many of us have a passion and special interest and liking towards gardening.
There are numerous ways in which you can do gardening all by yourself. These days a lot is being spoken about the raised garden with the greenhouse effect. These gardens are extremely good and beneficial for growing plants and crops. Most importantly, you can make the raised garden bed all by yourself, easily. The greenhouse cover which is needed over the raised garden bed can also be made by you easily. Therefore, you do not have to worry much about the greenhouse raised garden bed. If you follow a few steps you garden bed and the cover will be ready.
These Steps Have Been Discussed Below
It is very important to plan things before you start. If planning is not in place and it is not proper, then you will make a mess of things. The first step involves proper planning. You will have to determine the size of your raised garden bed and the kind of raised garden bed you want. You will have to see that all the things as per your budget requirements also. If the budget limit crosses then you will have to alter the size of your raised garden bed. The first step involves finalizing things on the paper.
The second step involves preparing the garden bed. You will need wood for this. A person can also use wooden pallet to prepare the garden bed. You need to make a rectangular box with the wood or the pallets. You need to make sure that the wooden strips or the pallets have been well joined. They shall not fall apart. You may take the help of nails and screws to adjust and fit them well.
The next step involves making the rectangular garden bed much stronger. You need to make the side braces along the perimeter of garden bed. The side braces are like another layer which acts as a frame to the rectangular garden bed. It provides support and strength to the box. The next thing you do is attach clamps to the box. This will be helpful while we attach the PVC pipes to the garden bed. You can put around four to five clamps at equal distances.
The next step involves inserting PVC pipes in the clamps. They will form a semi circular shape when being placed. On both the sides of the PVC pipes you add a strip of wood for support. This strengthens your garden bed and the cover area.
The next step involves preparing the cover for the greenhouse raised garden bed. You will have to place two hinges on the corner of the garden bed. Then place chains to correctly place them with the hinges. The chains will be placed in such a manner than they help the cover to open as a lid of a box. In this step we will also cover the PVC pipes with a plastic. This will help in capturing the greenhouse cases. Always remember that the plastic will not retain the heat from sunlight so this will not be a warm place, burning off your crops. These are the steps to prepare the outer appearance of your raised greenhouse garden bed.
The next thing which you do, once your garden bed is prepared is testing the soil. You can take special care while doing the preparation of soil. It is important for the oil to be good, so that the crops grow well on them. It is equally important to plan the growth of your crops and the place which you will allot to each crop in the raised garden bed. Improper planning leads to haphazard growth, sometimes, which even spoil all your crops. So, planning is very important.
These are a few steps to make a raised garden bed greenhouse. These are easy and simple steps. If you follow them properly, you will definitely get the results and will have a great greenhouse raised garden bed for your garden also.