The foundation of any structure is a greenhouse frame. When you choose a frame greenhouses should decide what kind of load will experience a whole design, whether stationary or greenhouse in the spring to gather and understand the deposit in the winter season. Today, manufacturers offer a large selection of materials for the frames of greenhouses. Consider some of them. The classic and most traditional material – a wooden beam. This framework gives confidence in its foreign massiveness and strength.
You can purchase bar in almost any suburban array of Leningrad region. However, it should be noted that not every summer visitor is able to independently construct the wooden framework of beams, but is it worth spending time on it, if there are professionals. Spending is not complicated reckoning of the cost, you can safe to say that eventually the cost of such a frame is equal to or even more than a skeleton of metal. Moreover, that in addition to the cost of building material itself and pay the workers for the construction should take into account the costs of antiseptic treatment timber, taking care of him after the winter cracking, etc. Therefore, most gardeners are choosing more modern materials for the frames of greenhouses. One such material is a plastic tube.
Frame of Plastic pipe is going quickly and requires no special tools. Easily transposed from one place to another, does not rot and requires no painting. At first glance, what could be better? But there are some serious deficiencies that should be mentioned. First of all, this framework is intended to cover with plastic wrap. Of course, the film can be used for several seasons in a row, but usually the fall portion of the film comes into disrepair. Secondly, the ease of the frame has a significant drawback – the lack of rigidity. This fact is largely played a crucial role in selecting the greenhouse. After all, a beautiful appearance greenhouse must be strong and robust, wind and snow loading, and most importantly, do not require special care. All of these qualities apply to the frame of a metal profile. The next issue we will focus in detail on design features of the greenhouse frame of metal profiles, as well as consider various options for frames.