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The Insulated & Detachable Chicken Coop

Our family (2 parents + 2 teenagers) are new chicken owners. After much research and debate, we built an insulated chicken coop, complete with a sky light, and a detachable galvanized steel run, and a roll-away nesting box for our 4 new Leghorns. The bulk of the construction took 3 weeks, taxing our skills as a family of robotics team and engineers. (Don't ask how much it cost, because we don't want to know the "damage"). The chicken coop is measured 4' x 4' x 6' high with 1.5" thick insulated walls and double pane windows on each wall, a skylight, and asphalt... read more

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