Not too big and not too small, our 22ft wide polytunnels could be just the perfect size for your commercial growing venture. No matter where you wish to place your tunnel and what you plan to grow in it, no matter what your business plans or your level of experience, we can help you to get the right polytunnel for you. Check out 'What's In The Kit' for details of exactly what is included in the basic purchase of your 22ft wide polytunnel and then work out what other extras and accessories you may wish to add.
If you are thinking clearly about your purchase you may already have thought about the layout of your future polytunnel and what will go where. Think about making optimal the use of space with useful extras such as sliding doors, crop bars and staging. The great news is that with our fantastic bonus save deal, the more you spend on extras, the more you save on your overall purchase. It is definitely worth while getting your 22ft wide polytunnel right from the beginning - that way you can rest assured that you have made a sound decision that will allow you and your business to grow
As Polytunnels get wider, the possible uses grow with them. This 22ft (6.7m) wide model is a perfect example. For the first 4ft 6in (1.37m) up from ground level, the hoops are completely vertical, giving you more choice and workable options for a variety of path layouts, and the space to introduce raised beds. There's also the best possible clearance fo staging with the added bonus of excellent ventilation. Needless to say, like all our Polytunnels, it's a really durable structure too.
|Hoop Spacing||6ft (1.83m)|
|Overall Height||9ft 7in (2.92m)|
|Straight Side||4ft 6in (1.37m)|
|Head Room (15cm from side)||5ft 10in (1.77m)|
|Hoop Diameter||2in (50.8mm)|
|Steel Specification||Z35 Galv High Tensile|
|Door Opening Width||7ft 6in (2.29m)|
|Door Opening Height||7ft (2.13m)|
|Distance over Hoop||34ft 5in (10.53m)|
|Door Frame||4in x 2in (100mm x 47mm)|
|Inner Door||3in x 2in (75mm x 47mm)|
We have two construction guides for our 22ft Wide Polytunnel Model.
22TR for polytunnels who require the cover to be buried in a trench. 22BR for polytunnels that have Base Rails eliminating the requirement for digging a trench
If you are experiencing problems with your polytunnel construction, our construction team are available to answer your questions and help in whatever way they can. Simply call 01282 601253 on week days between 9am-5pm...PLUS weekend cover on 07801 601253, between 9am-5pm or contact us. Alternatively, you can visit our construction resources website at polytunnels.co.uk.
We haven’t stopped there, we know many people build their polytunnels at the weekend or over a bank holiday when our office is closed, so we have also produced a series of Polytunnel Construction Videos. This collection of videos can be viewed anytime, on your home computer, and even your phone for when you are in the thick of things constructing your polytunnel.
We supply Timber Hinged Doors at each end, Anti Hot Spot Tape, and of course the Framework to support our 200 micron Smart Clear Polythene cover.
A trench will need to be dug around the perimeter of the Polytunnel to secure the structure in place. Don't under estimate how long & tiring, digging this trench can be - Eliminate the requirement of this trench by ordering Base Rails. This alternative 'Ground Fixing' method and other useful additions such as Sliding Doors, Ventilation, etc, can be added, please see our Optional Extras.
We’re a close-knit bunch of skilled professionals who take an enormous pride in the quality and versatility of our products, But we’re enthusiasts too - we use our own products, and that means we’ve introduced lots of improvements and innovations over the years…based on first-hand everyday practical experience. We work hand-in hand with top growing experts. We even have our own allotment for some seriously hands-on gardening, often accompanied by communal summer and winter barbecues because all work and no play would be very dull!
Reviewed by you, Followed by you, Liked by you and listened to by us. We have a strong online polytunnel community, 35k Facebook Fans, 10k Twitter Followers and over 3m YouTube Views. Our community of dedicated, passionate Polytunnel gardening friends, love to share their sowing tips, growing hints and harvesting secrets with each other. But more importantly for you, as a customer or a potential customer, you can post your comments in all their glory or gory details. Come and join the Polytunnel family.
Our six man construction team has a wealth of polytunnel construction knowledge and are more than happy to share tips and advice with any of our customers. Many of the team have been quite literally 'hands on' developing the First Tunnels vast array of construction videos and in depth instruction guides. Our construction team are available to answer your questions and help in whatever way they can. Simply call 01282 601253 on week days between 9am-5pm...PLUS weekend cover on 07801 601253, between 9am-5pm.
We are proud of our products and the time that we have put in to making sure that all our products are first class. We understand that purchasing a polytunnel is a considerable investment, and whilst we have lots of help and advice on this site, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and blog pages many people like to compare and contrast before they commit their hard earned cash to buying. To this end we have compiled a list of the most common questions and provide 10 top reasons why First Tunnels Polytunnels is the top choice.
Part of the fun of owning a polytunnel is picking the brains of people who really know how to make the most of the real growing potential. So we're making it easy for you...with some of the best brains in the business! This site now includes features, produced exclusively for First Tunnels by Andy McKee and Mark Gatter - best-selling authors of 'How to grow food in your Polytunnel' and 'The Polytunnel Handbook'. We also have videos from BBC’s Gardeners’ Question Time presenter, Paul Peacock. We also have a host of growing guides from Sam Youd, presenter & judge for the Royal Horticultural Society & Tatton Park Head Gardener.
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