Any advice before I build my coop?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Kristin228, Apr 6, 2017.

  1. Kristin228

    Kristin228 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 13, 2017
    I'm building a chicken coop out of pallets and I have a pretty good idea of what I wanna do but I thought it'd be a good idea to get some input[​IMG] I have 6 chickens but I will be adding more next spring. Any advice or ideas would be great thanks!
  2. PD-Riverman

    PD-Riverman Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 14, 2012
    Conway SC
    Mine are just simple---nothing fancy, Big one is 5x10 and will hold 50 + grown chickens for roosting only. The smaller will roost a dozen or more. Takes less than a hour to build the smaller.


    Last edited: Apr 6, 2017
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    Knowing your climate and your plans might help get you more specific advice.

    But first read up on Space

    ...and Ventilation
    Last edited: Apr 7, 2017

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