Building a new hen house -- second time around

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by MandalaMaMa, Mar 14, 2015.

  1. MandalaMaMa

    MandalaMaMa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    After having 4 chickens for 2 years, I have gotten bitten by the chicken bug. I am hook. They are so much fun. We are adding 8 more chicks to our flock so therefore we need a bigger hen house. We are currently in the process of build a 8x10 coop and I just wanted to share the journey.

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    This is what we have now.


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    This is the foundation and the floor.


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    Here is the front of the coop but we had to wrap it and wait for the rain to pass. Part of living on the Oregon coast. We plan on attaching to the exciting run and leaving the smaller coop right where it is.
     
  2. MandalaMaMa

    MandalaMaMa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sides going up on the new hen house. All the materials have been in my HB shop and he want's his shop back. Plus we got a break in the weather. Man it sure looks big.

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