Aluminium Greenhouse 361 - Box Section, Toughened Glass
These top of the range, finest quality greenhouses are 8'x10', 8'x15', 10'x15' and 10'x20'. Features include a choice of silver finish aluminium frames or powder coated in a choice of colours. Other luxury features include heavy duty box section aluminium and full height toughened safety glass. Multiwall 10mm thick polycarbonate glazing is also available as an option. All roof vents are supplied with automatic openers as standard. An upgrade with extra height, an extra roof vent and a free louvred vent is available. Detailed instructions are supplied for DIY self assembly. We offer fitting as a low cost option in many areas.
- 4mm toughened glass to BS6206 Class A as standard
- Substantial aluminium frame
- Substantial base plinth included as standard
- Neat glazing with rubber external capping (no wire clips)
- Full height glass where practical with no unsightly glass overlaps
- Single sliding door
- Coloured finish greenhouses include matching crests and finials as standard
- Integral gutter to each side with stopends, outlets and full length downpipes
- Door width 2'5" (730mm)
Standard height greenhouses
- 1 free roof vent complete with automatic opener (7'9"x10'2" greenhouse)
- 2 free roof vents complete with automatic openers (7'9"x15'0" and 10'2"x15'0" greenhouses)
- 3 free roof vents complete with automatic openers (10'2"x19'11" greenhouse)
- Eaves height 5'11" or 1810mm
- Ridge height 7'10" or 2400mm (7'9"x10'2" and 7'9"x15'0" greenhouses)
- Ridge height 8'4" or 2540mm (10'2"x15'0" and 10'2"x19'11" greenhouses)
Extra high greenhouses
- 2 free roof vents complete with automatic openers (7'9"x10'2" greenhouse)
- 3 free roof vents complete with automatic openers (7'9"x15'0" and 10'2"x15'0" greenhouses)
- 4 free roof vents complete with automatic openers (10'2"x19'11" greenhouse)
- 1 free louvred vent
- Eaves height 6'7" or 2010mm
- Ridge height 8'6" or 2600mm (7'9"x10'2" and 7'9"x15'0" greenhouses)
- Ridge height 9'0" or 2740mm (10'2"x15'0" and 10'2"x19'11" greenhouses)
THIS PREMIUM QUALITY ALUMINIUM GREENHOUSE: These high quality greenhouses are built to a specification which was originally developed fror conservatories and not greenhouses. The heavy duty aluminium frame features box section aluminium glazing bars, corner posts and ridge beam. In addition, the aluminium base plinth features heavy duty box section beams. The prices include 4mm thick toughened safety glass as standard. The glazing is retained neatly with a substantial rubber external gasket. The edges of the glass are completely concealed. The sophisticated glazing system is stronger and neater than other greenhouse glazing systems.
TOUGHENED GLASS: Toughened glass is the best glazing material for use in greenhouses. It is around 6 times stronger than normal glass so it is less likely to break and when it does break toughened glass breaks into harmless small pieces. This makes toughened glass the best option for all the family including children, pets and the elderly. Toughened glass also strengthens the frame and it is heavy which helps to resist wind. Full height toughened glass is supplied in larger sizes than horticultural glass with no overlapping glass. All glass supplied is 4mm thick toughened safety glass to BS6206 Class A.
GREENHOUSE LOCATION: Ideally your greenhouse should have a clear space at least 18" wide on all sides, if possible. This ensures easy access for both installation and future maintenance. In reality this is often not practical and at many sites it is not needed. A reduced clearance is often possible on one or two sides. You should cut back or remove any nearby shrubs and trees. Remember to allow for future growth. Ideally the ridge of a greenhouse should run from east to west. The best position for a freestanding greenhouse is a sunny spot outside the shadow of nearby buildings and trees. A sheltered position is best otherwise additional screening may be advisable. Polycarbonate glazing is not recommended at exposed sites. Plants need plenty of water so your greenhouse should be close to a water supply and the site should be well drained.
SIZES - LENGTH AND WIDTH: The external wall sizes are listed alongside the price. The first dimension listed is the width and the second dimension is the length. The width refers to the angled gable walls at the front and rear including the door wall. The length refers to the side walls.
- Choice of silver finish or powder coated in a choice of colours
- Choice of 4mm thick toughened safety glass or 10mm thick multiwall polycarbonate
- Door options
- Additional doors
- Heavy duty wooden 2 tier staging
- Staging tray 20" wide and 6" deep
- High level shelf 4" wide
- Attractive wooden slatted water butts
- Electric and gas heaters
- Soil heating mats
- Thermometers and soil gauges
SILVER FINISH ALUMINIUM: Silver finish is the natural colour of aluminium before it is painted. It is cheaper than painted aluminum but just as strong and durable. An unpainted aluminium greenhouse will gradually oxidise producing fine grey powder forms on the surface of the greenhouse. This is the aluminium's natural self protection and it does not harm the greenhouse. Oxidisation occurs quicker in areas of high pollution or in coastal areas.
POWDER COATED ALUMINIUM: The powder coated finish is more attractive than the stark silver finish aluminium greenhouses. The tough finish also has excellent weathering properties and retains its gloss and colour superbly. A good example of powder coating is the finish on your washing machine. Powder coated aluminium greenhouses have a similar finish.
MULTIWALL POLYCARBONATE 10mm THICK: 10mm thick multiwall polycarbonate is much stronger and more rigid than the 4mm and 6mm thick twinwall polycarbonate used in cheaper greenhouses. 10mm thick polycarbonate features a honeycomb construction. Multiwall polycarbonate is virtually unbreakable and very practical. With small children or pets around polycarbonate greenhouses are safer. Polycarbonate is also safer to handle during installation. Polycarbonate greenhouses provide a similar growing environment to glass greenhouses with better insulation properties and reduced glare. Polycarbonate also provides good insulation from frost and maintains a more even temperature for better plant growth. Multi wall polycarbonate also diffuses light to prevent scorching.
HEATERS: We offer a huge range of heaters so whatever your specific requirements we have a heater to do the job. Our electric heaters require a standard domestic 13 amp electricity supply. Our propane gas heaters require permanent trickle ventilation when in use. As an approximate guide, a 3kw heater will heat a greenhouse up to 8'x12' or provide frost protection only up to 10'x15' in normal site conditions. A 1.5kw heater will normally heat a greenhouse up to 6'x8' or provide frost protection only up to 6'x12'. Internal partitions are often used in large greenhouses to create a smaller warm room which is cheaper and easier to heat.
HEATING REQUIREMENTS: Heating requirements vary for several reasons. Location is one factor with more heating required in Scotland than in southern England and less heating required in a sheltered position. The design is also a factor. For example, dwarf walls improve the insulation and lean to greenhouses absorb warmth from the existing wall. Another factor is the materials used. Polycarbonate greenhouses retain heat better than glass and wooden greenhouses retain heat better than metal greenhouses. We recommend you to buy a bigger heater than you need - you can always turn it down.
- Delivery is normally between 5 and 6 weeks after order.
- Our greenhouse prices include all delivery charges - unlike others we do not add delivery charges during the checkout process.
- This greenhouse is easy to deliver if access is restricted - all packages are designed to pass through a normal single door.
SPECIALIST DELIVERY SERVICE: These greenhouses are normally delivered by specialist trained staff in dedicated vehicles. The benefits of a specialist delivery service include less damage and helpful drivers who will carry your greenhouse to your chosen storage place. We recommend that glass is stored in a safe place where the driver will stack it neatly for you. The aluminium greenhouse components arrive in one or two long thin boxes.
- All greenhouse prices include VAT.
- Pay only 30% deposit when you order this greenhouse by phone or online.
ORDER BY PHONE: You can pay with a debit or credit card. To order phone us on 01603 721590 seven days a week. You can pay in full or pay a deposit only. You can pay a minimum 30% deposit with order or pay a bigger deposit if you prefer.
ORDER ONLINE: You can pay with a debit or credit card. We also accept password protected online payments using Verified by VISA or Mastercard SecureCode. You can pay in full or pay a deposit only. You can pay a minimum 30% deposit with order or pay a bigger deposit if you prefer.
METHODS OF PAYMENT: We accept most major credit cards and debit cards including VISA, MasterCard, VISA Delta, VISA Debit, MasterCard Debit, Electron, Solo, Switch, Maestro and UK Maestro. We also accept secure online payments using Verified by VISA or MasterCard SecureCode. We do not accept American Express or Diners Club cards at present.
SCHOOLS, COUNCILS AND BUSINESSES: We supply many schools, local councils and businesses both large and small. The prices and terms are the same so you can order online if you wish. If you want to pay by BACS transfer or company cheque you will need to order by phone.
- Low cost installation is available in most areas
- Low fixed rates
- Payment on completion
THOUSANDS OF SATISFIED CUSTOMERS: Since we were established in 1981 we have fitted buildings for thousands of customers at unbeatable prices. Our specialist fitters have agreed to fit buildings in your area at low fixed rates in return for regular work. Payment is due on completion. To order online just add your chosen fitting option to your shopping basket before you proceed to the checkout. To order by phone just phone us 7 days a week on 01603 721590.
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