5o chicks in the brooder.....need a house

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by thechickman04, Mar 21, 2008.

  1. thechickman04

    thechickman04 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have fifty chicks in the brooder and before i know it they will be moving to their own coop....i have no idea how i am going to build it....any ideas on the cheapest best way to build a coop to house them.....ooo and pics woulld be nice
     
  2. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    you can build it out of lumber an sheet iron.an put hardware cloth over your windows.if 50 chickens is your max # you could build a 16 by 16 henhouse.
     
  3. championny

    championny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a few plans if you want. I always try to go by the plan, but end up with my own unique twist.
     
  4. thechickman04

    thechickman04 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes i want to know them
     
  5. championny

    championny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Send me your e-mail. I will send you what I have.
     
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  6. d.k

    d.k red-headed stepchild

    * Chop, Chop!!! [​IMG]
     
  7. thechickman04

    thechickman04 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    champion i sent you a message
     
  8. championny

    championny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I didn't get it yet, but check you messages.
     
  9. thechickman04

    thechickman04 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ok i forgot the 2 the first time but i resent it
     
  10. lurky

    lurky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    WOW.....thats alot of chicks to not have a plan already in action. I think you should get one delivered from home depot. They grow so fast........i hope you have time or are married to a contractor [​IMG]
     

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