Low-Cost, Multipurpose, DIY Greenhouses

With an assortment of recycled materials you can create an affordable DIY greenhouse and enjoy fresh food all year long!



Inside greenhouse
Greenhouses can be used year-round for food production, and you can start ornamental plants in them.
WILLIAM D. ADAMS
Greenhouse recycled windows
Brian Koehl built this greenhouse using recycled windows.
WILLIAM D. ADAMS
diy greenhouse - storm door greenhouse
You can make a DIY greenhouse from any suitable recycled window glass. This one uses storm doors.
PHOTO: NEVIN HAWLMAN
Greenhouse workshop
This greenhouse serves as a workshop, too. It was built off-site and moved using a trailer.
ROBIN ANDERSON
Texas Master Gardeners
Texas Master Gardeners Brian and Loraine Koehl.
WILLIAM D. ADAMS
Solar greenhouse
Plastic jugs that have been painted black absorb heat during the day and release it at night.
MARY LOU SHAW











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