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Old 03-16-2017, 03:14 PM
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Originally Posted by Lord Darwath View Post
I don't know about night time losses, but I have a friend who works at a commercial farm. He says their double-layer inflated greenhouses stay around 60 degrees inside on days when it's in the 20s outside, with no additional heat, just the sunlight and the fans keeping the space between the plastic pumped up.
Pretty much as long as the sun is shining, there is heat. Matter of fact, right now its 47 degrees outside, I have the door wide open, the chilly wind is blowing in and the temp. in there is 79. If the door was shut, it would be a furnace.

I have had the door open since about 9 AM, when it was about 29-30 degrees.

And I only use single layer right now.