shipping crate for basic framework

By gypz · Apr 2, 2015 ·
  1. gypz
    I was looking for an inexpensive way to build another coop. Wood is expensive and I couldn't find free stuff. I found on Craigslist a sign company that sells large shipping crates for $10.00 to $30.00 just to get rid of them after shipping. I went there and found a great 4x7x7 with the metal straps still intact. $20.00! I built a screen door and some boxes and am in the process of painting it. I am very excited and will post before and after pictures soon!

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  1. N F C
    Good way to keep the cost down.
  2. 2karen22
    Pictures! We want pictures.
  3. lovepeeps
    I so want to see your photos.
  4. alibabba
    Awesome, I remember we used to get some fabulous well built padded crates at work. They are around, you got a great deal. Have fun with the project!!!

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