Greenhouse/chicken coop combo -make bunny hutches on OUTSIDE of the greenhouse wall like chook nesting boxes (to save floor space inside the greenhouse ) INSULATE tote boxes & fill with straw for bedding/nesting material.
R-VALUE: 40.0, SUITABLE FOR: new construction, retrofitTHERMAL PERFORMANCE: At R-3.5 per in., the cellulose in this system yields an overall value of R-40.PROS:• Familiar building process means lower labor costs with readily available materials.• If cellulose is used, the project has a lower environmental impact.• Large moisture-storage capacity allows wall cavities to dry gradually.CONS:• Fairly involved insulation process can add to labor costs.• Reduces interior space by 3%.
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