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From Backyard to Balcony: How to Build Your Own Greenhouse

If you love plants, one of the most frustrating things about living in Canada is the climate. All those exotic tropical flowers and Mediterranean herbs like the cold even less than you do. However, with a greenhouse, you can protect your plants and grow pretty much anything you want, in spite of the climate. You don’t even need a big budget or a huge yard: it’s easy to build a DIY greenhouse and you can also buy a small one that will fit on your balcony or in your living room. Here’s how to build your own greenhouse.

Published March 29, 2020, Updated July 21, 2021.



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