1.2 million [ 11,900] per year thanks to efficient technology that keeps out the elements and pests. The cost of greenhouse polyethylene in Kenya is Ksh. 150,000 [ 1,482]. In particular, the government introduced miniature greenhouses starting with Ksh.
Cost of building a greenhouse. The cost of building a greenhouse ranges from 5,000 to 25,300, but the average cost of building a professionally installed greenhouse is 13,893. Homeowners who want to build the greenhouse themselves pay up to 3,500 or less, depending on the choice of materials.
The most common materials used in the construction of greenhouse structures, depending on their use, are:
- In columns, supports and reinforcements: wood, galvanized steel, iron and aluminum.
- In strips and beams: galvanized steel, iron and aluminum.
- Arches: galvanized steel or aluminum.
The average cost of a greenhouse structure (excluding sets) is about $ 25 per square foot. These large greenhouses have an area of 500 to 1000 square meters. As a rule, they have all the facilities an institution can hope for.
Many aquarium plants grow very quickly in greenhouses, which can save you a lot of money, even if you only make a small amount per plant. Leafy plants grow slower, but you earn more per plant. Leafy plants are often more profitable when you have large mother plants.
Here are some of the most profitable cash crops available today.
Buy the largest greenhouse you can afford and free up space in your garden. No matter how big the greenhouse is, you buy it quickly. It is easier and cheaper to buy a large greenhouse than to try to build a small greenhouse.
The difference between a greenhouse and a polystyrene
The most profitable plants
A greenhouse captures the heat of the sun during the day so that the plants in the greenhouse stay warm at night. However, on colder nights, frost can damage greenhouse plants if they don’t receive additional protection. Some affordable supplies will protect the plants from freezing all winter long.
The size of your greenhouse
About rental rates:
A free-standing greenhouse can be in the form of a circle roof (Gothic or Quonset) or a gable roof. The gothic shape is the most popular today as it removes snow more easily than the tire shape. The price per square meter of a free-standing greenhouse is usually lower than that of a house with a gutter.
The tropical biome covers 3.9 hectares and the Mediterranean biome covers 1.6 hectares, while the outdoor gardens are also quite large.
Leanto greenhouses use heat dispersed through the walls of your home, so take advantage of free greenhouse heating. Brick or wood greenhouses retain heat better and all greenhouses can be insulated by pressing cardboard or straw bales against the lower panes.