tbonius

Because there is water run off from the tool shed, the height of the coop closest to the shed would be higher than the far side. We settled on a 5 degree slope, calculating that it would be enough for water drainage; especially since we would end up putting gutters on the outside. The height of the side furthest away from the shed ended up being right around 7 feet tall. This should be plenty of room for an entry door and head clearance.

Because there is water run off from the tool shed, the height of the coop closest to the shed would be higher than the far side.  We settled on a 5 degree slope, calculating that it would be enough for water drainage; especially since we would end up putting gutters on the outside.  The height of the side furthest away from the shed ended up being right around 7 feet tall.  This should be plenty of room for an entry door and head clearance.
tbonius, Feb 24, 2016

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