Billboard tarps

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by free_loader, Jan 1, 2012.

  1. free_loader

    free_loader Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 21, 2007
    DeLeon Springs
    thinking about building a hoop house style coop & using a billboard tarp as the cover.

    Any of ya'll used billboards before? How many years did you get out of them?

    anybody know where I can find one in central Florida so I can avoid shipping?

  2. KrisH

    KrisH Chillin' With My Peeps

    not even sure what it is, but I bet if you talk to a bilboard/sign company they probably throw out old or misprinted ones

  3. Hillbilly Hen

    Hillbilly Hen Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 11, 2009
    Newaygo Michigan
    Seems like it should hold up to the weather. I have what used to be the canvas awning from the in-law's camper on mine. In the winter I cover the whole thing with greenhouse plastic.
  4. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    Last edited: Jan 1, 2012
  5. cva34

    cva34 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 10, 2011
    Van Vleck ,TX
    Havent tried but I been thinking about it.Another idea i been thinking about Lets call them Banners like tied at Mc Donalds Saying Mc Rib is back.Looked at one there pretty tough.Way tougher than the blue tarps.Anyway Next time I go in I will ask what they do with the things when they come down...cva34

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