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Here’s another set of really useful polytunnel / greenhouse tools. Some are obvious enough, some less so – but they’re all pretty much essential!
Having the right tools and materials in your polytunnel saves time and effort, and needn’t cost a fortune.
If you're thinking of putting in a polytunnel here are some tips on how to plan everything - including filling it with your first plants. Don't just jump in! There are some important decisions to be made that could affect the environment inside for some time to come....
A polytunnel can form an essential part of a community farm or garden, and the focus for its community spirit.read more
Polytunnels are easier to erect than flat-packed furniture, and provided you get a tight fit on the cover they are immensely strong.read more
Of all the seasons, spring is when the benefits of the polytunnel will be most obvious. Inside the tunnel it already feels like summer.read more
Over winter, your tunnel will become coated with algae. It’s vital that the cover is cleaned in spring to let in as much light as possible.read more
The cover of a polytunnel (high tunnel) should last for five years. With proper care they can last much longer, so here are the ground rules for caring for your cover.read more