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Mini Greenhouse from Old Storm Windows

Awesome Remodels 12.10.14
You can have a greenhouse ANYWHERE! This greenhouse will even fit on a balcony. It's built with scrap lumber and 3 same sized storm windows. I spent no money on this greenhouse - old storm windows, leftover lumber and hinges & latch from an old door I found. I used a pallet to set the greenhouse on to keep it up off the ground. Repurpose and reuse!
Time: 2 Days Cost: $0.00 Difficulty: Moderate
Framed with 2x4s. Plywood is used for the floor and back panel. The back panel has a gap on each side to allow for venting.
The roof of the greenhouse is another window. It can be removed or covered over with a piece of wood for the winter months.
Super cute & tiny, yet big enough to start seeds or grow a few pots of tomatoes.

To see more: http://designdreamsbyanne.blogspot.ca/2011/09/how-i-built-baby-greenhouse.html

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  • Maggie D
    Maggie D Durham, NC
    Wow - clever!
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  • Anne @ DesignDreams by Anne
    Maggie D Thank you!
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  • Tammy Brenner
    Tammy Brenner Stockton, CA
    Our re- store was giving away free windows I'm going to call them and see if they still have some. Great project & super cute!
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  • Anne @ DesignDreams by Anne
    Thanks you Tammy Brenner. It has been so handy!!
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  • Nancy a Butcher
    Nancy a Butcher Chillicothe, OH
    Love this what a great !!!
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  • Anne @ DesignDreams by Anne
    Thanks Nancy a Butcher :)
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  • Linda
    Linda Elmer, NJ
    This is really cute. I want one too!
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  • Debra
    Debra Whitesburg, TN
    Fantastic! I love it so much! I picked up 23 windows thrown out by the side of the road during a remodel job on a house close to me, and I'm looking for ideas to use them. I hope to make something like your little greenhouse. Just hope mine looks half as
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  • Diana Johansen-Jack
    Bathtub cleaner
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  • Katie
    Katie Canada
    Great idea!
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  • Amy
    Amy Hampton, VA
    Great job
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  • Heather
    Heather United Kingdom
    What a great idea for small spaces.. Looks good too heather
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  • Jodies Kitchen
    Jodies Kitchen Reidsville, NC
    Very cute, I have never seen this design before.
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Anne @ DesignDreams by Anne

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