The backyard green house has been a great addition to our way of gardening, it is a great place for us to store our potted plants from around the pool in the winter and a great place to start plants before the growing season. I created the initial design in Tremble Sketchup and a number of my initial green house scale drawings can be found in the Tremble 3D warehouse. The greenhouse measures 12 X 12 and is almost 12 tall at the highest point.

HOW TO CURE AND STORE WINTER SQUASH I think winter squash are the perfect crop to get anyone started on food storage. With just a few prep steps and the right nook in your home, you can be eating on winter squash well into next year. Snag a few extra butternuts or acorn squash at your local farmer’s market this weekend and try it yourself! Click through to learn how… Back To Her Root

When we started our adventure of building (well more rebuilding) a 4 season greenhouse, we were sure that heating would be the most important ingredient in keeping the greenhouse from freezing in the winter. Guess what, it is not. Are you surprised? Well, we did not expect that too. But …