What is the best way to heat a small 8x16 greenhouse

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A diy project trying to find the best method to regulate the temperature !

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  • Cindy Cindy on Dec 22, 2017
    Hi Brad601, You could put some sort of heating element (candle, sterno can, etc.) into a clay terra cotta pot. The clay will hold and retain the heat. Works pretty good. When I was a kid, we went camping a lot and used this method all the time.

  • Sharon Sharon on Dec 22, 2017
    or you can go to Harbor Freight and buy one of their solar panel kits to power a heater $95 100 watt

  • Linda B. Linda B. on Dec 22, 2017
    Solar power

  • 2dogal 2dogal on Dec 23, 2017
    Find a book called The Solar Greenhouse Book by James C. McCullagh. It tells you how to orient the greenhouse to type of glass to use to how to keep bugs out of the greenhouse. Everything you want to know. It's the best book ever written.

  • 2dogal 2dogal on Dec 23, 2017
    Read about Eliot Coleman of the Four Season Harvest and get his books. He lives in cold, snowy Maine and has grown vegetables for years in all seasons.