Kelly's Coop

  1. SteveO2
    We finished our 12x6 Coop a few weeks ago. Took about 4 weekends. I used designs and idea's from earlier posts so i figured I should post mine! I have a few things to complete, like a better watering system. But here it is..
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    Building off an exisitng shed....

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    Even have the teenager hamering instead of computer gaming!

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    Some left over vinyl flooring from another project!

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    Door to access the nesting boxes is water tight!

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    Nesting boxes on the inside - walls all painted! I should have made the top steeper, they love to sit there even though I have a few 2x4s across now.

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    Front of coop wall is old deck boards and on the inside is 1/2 plywood. I used roofing tar paper in-between to keep any moisture and drafts out. The right side is one big door for cleaning it out.

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    Finished job! The little temp fence keeps them out of the front yard and driveway, for now.

    Thanks to all who already posted, built this off those designs!

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  2. 10whiskers
    Well done! I like the vinyl floor. I'm going to use the pre-cut 4x8' sheets of plastix or whatever it's called. A piece of it worked great in the brooder. It made clean up a breeze. The most amazing feat, IMO, was getting your teenager off the computer!!!

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