22′ Installation Manual for Printing

22′ Growing Dome Written Instructions & Diagrams

22′ Install Manual Consolidated for Printing

22′ Install Manual June 2021 Version Kit Manufactured After June 1, 2021 (Print Engineered Plans Separately on 24″ x 36″ Paper)

22′ Install Manual January – May 2021 Version Kit Manufactured Between January 2021 and June 1, 2021 (Print Engineered Plans Separately on 24″ x 36″ Paper)

22′ Install Manual 2020 Version Kit Manufactured Before January 2021 (Print Engineered Plans Separately on 24″ x 36″ Paper)

The links below may be used to print every installation document and diagram with ease.

1. Selecting & Preparing Your Site

1-M1 – Tools You Will Need

1-W1 – Selecting Your Site

1-W2 – Site Preparation

1-A1 – Building Department Questionnaire

1-D1 – 3D Paper Model

1-D2 – Dome Structure Aerial View

1-D3 – Cross Section Showing Pond and Beds

2a. Layout for Gravel Ring Foundation

2a-M1 – Owner Supplied List for Gravel Ring Foundation

2a-W1 – Laying Out Your Dome

2a-W2 – Building the Gravel Base

2a-D1 – Layout for Gravel Ring

2a-D2 – Plans for Gravel Ring Foundation

2b. Layout for Concrete Piers Foundation Option

2b-M1 – Owner Supplied List for Concrete Piers Foundation

2b-W1 – Laying Out Your Dome

2b-W2 – Using Concrete Piers

2b-D1 – Layout for Concrete Piers

2b-D2 – Plans for Concrete Piers Foundation

2c. Layout for Insulated Concrete Forms Foundation Option

2c-M1 – Owner Supplied List for ICF Foundation

2c-W1 – Laying Out Your Dome

2c-W2 – Using Insulated Concrete Forms

2c-D1 – Layout for ICF Foundation

2c-D2 – Plans for Insulated Concrete Form Foundation

3. Foundation Wall Construction

3-W1 – Foundation Wall Construction

3-W2 – ICF/Concrete Foundation Wall

3-D1 – Foundation Wall Assembly

3-D2 – Nail & Screw Patterns Step 3

3-D3 – ICF/Concrete Wall Package Detail

4a. Strut by Strut Dome Assembly

4a-W1 – Strut by Strut Dome Assembly

4-D1 – 3D Paper Model (Same as 1-D1)

4-D2 – Dome Structure Aerial View (Same as 1-D2)

4-D3 – Hub System

4-D4 – Dome Leveling & Alignment

4-D5 – Hub Alignment

4b. Sub-Units Dome Assembly

4b-W1 – Sub-Units Dome Assembly

4-D1 – 3D Paper Model (Same as 1-D1)

4-D2 – Dome Structure Aerial View (Same as 1-D2)

4-D3 – Hub System

4-D4 – Dome Leveling & Alignment

4-D5 – Hub Alignment

4-D6 – Sub-Units Structures

5. Anchoring the Growing Dome

5-W1 – Anchoring the Dome

5-D1 – Anchoring Dome to Gravel Ring Foundation

5-D2 – Anchoring Dome to Concrete Piers Foundation Option

5-D3 – Anchoring Detail to Concrete Piers

5-D4 – Anchoring Dome to ICF or Concrete Foundation Option

5-D5 – Anchoring Detail to ICF or Concrete Foundation

5-D6 – Anchoring Detail to ICF/Concrete Wall Package

6. Vent Installation Stage 1

6-W1 – Vent Installation Stage 1

6-D1 – Vent Components Stage 1

7. Snowshed Doorway Stage 1

7-W1 – Snowshed Doorway with Diagrams Stage 1 (Kit Manufactured Before June 1, 2021)

7-W1 – Snowshed Doorway with Diagrams Stage 1 (Kit Manufactured After June 1, 2021)

8. Foundation Wall Trim Strips

8-W1 – Foundation Wall Trim Strips

8-D1 – Screw Patterns Step 8

9. Reflectix & Glazing Triangles

9-W1 – Reflectix & Glazing Triangles

9-D1 – Screw Patterns Step 9

10. Vent Installation Stage 2

10-W1 – Vent Installation Stage 2

10-D1 – Vent Components

11. Snowshed Doorway Stage 2

11-W1 – Snowshed Doorway with Diagrams Stage 2 (Same as 7-W1) (Kit Manufactured Before June 1, 2021)

11-W1 – Snowshed Doorway with Diagrams Stage 2 (Same as 7-W1) (Kit Manufactured After June 1, 2021)

11-D1 – Screw Patterns Step 11

12. Bottom Caps at Foundation Wall

12-W1 – Bottom Caps at Foundation Wall

12-D1 – Screw Patterns Step 12

13. Taping the Seams

13-W1 – Taping the Seams

13-D1 – Taping the Vents

14. Foundation Wall Insulation

14-W1 – Foundation Wall Insulation

14-D1 – Rigid Foam Insulation Layouts

15. Foundation Wall Liner

15-W1 – Foundation Wall Liner

15-D1 – Screw Patterns Step 15

16. Drip Edge Flashing

16-W1 – Drip Edge Flashing

17. Rodent Protection Option

17-W1 – Rodent Protection Option

17-D1 – Above Ground Pond Layout

18. Above Ground Pond Stage 1

18-W1 – Above Ground Pond Stage 1

18-D1 – Pond Fabrication Step 1

18-D2 – Pond Fabrication Step 2

18-D3 – Pond Cross Section

19. Above Ground Pond Stage 2

19-W1 – Above Ground Pond Stage 2

19-D1 – Pond Fabrication Step 2 (Same as 18-D2)

19-D2 – Pond Cross Section (Same as 18-D3)

20. Shade Cloth Installation

20-W1 – Shade Cloth Installation

20-D1 – Shade Cloth Hook Locations

21. Perimeter Skirt Insulation Option

21-W1 – Perimeter Skirt Insulation Option

21-D1 – Rigid Foam Insulation Layouts (Same as 14-D1)

21-D2 – Perimeter Insulation Detail

22. Bed Design Options

22-P1 – 20 Inch Path Raised Bed Plans

22-P2 – ADA Compliant Raised Bed Plans

22-P3 – 12 Inch Path Raised Bed Plans

23. Undersoil Ventilation System & Solar Panel(s)

23-W1 – Undersoil Ventilation System & Solar Panel(s) (Kit Manufactured before January 1, 2021)

23-W1 – Undersoil Ventilation System & Solar Panel(s) (Kit Manufactured after January 1, 2021)

23-D1 – Undersoil Duct Layout

UPGRADES

12v Solar Cooling Fan

115v Cooling Fan

Solar Waterfall for Oval Pond