Materials You Will Need:
2 – 30″ pieces of 5/8″ rebar per 5′ of length plus 2 for end
2 – 24″ stakes per 5′ of length plus 4 for ends
1″ pvc conduit 20′ per 5’of length plus 20′ for the end
Cotton clothesline 20′ longer than hoophouse
Plastic 24′ by 20′ longer than hoophouse
22′ rope per 5′ of length
12′ of strong rope
Basic Hoophouse Instructions:
Drive rebar 18-24″ into soil every 5′ in 2 rows 12′ apart
Bend conduit pipe over rebar
Drive a stake in 6-8′ from each end in line with the center at an angle
Tie the clothesline onto the stakes as well as each of the hoops tightly
Roll out plastic alongside hoops and pull the plastic over the hoops
Drive another stake about 2′ back from the stakes the clothesline is tied to at an angle
Bunch the plastic at the ends and tie with a strong piece of rope to the stakes pulling the plastic tight end for end.
Drive the other stakes at an angle between each of the hoops and tie the ropes over the plastic to them to secure plastic.
Use spring clamps to ventilate on sunny days to prevent plants from overheating.
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