Can I paint my roosts?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by GimmeCake, Jul 29, 2013.

  1. GimmeCake

    GimmeCake Songster

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    I'm wondering if I can paint my roosts. I'm hoping to use some wood stain and sealant I have. Can I, or is it just a bad idea?
     

  2. Mianna

    Mianna In the Brooder

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    I painted mine with a high-gloss latex, and so far it seems to make it easier to clean them.
     
  3. chfite

    chfite Songster

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    I painted my roosts 2.5 years ago with primer and two finish coats of exterior paint. The chickens have worn all the paint off from their movement.

    Chris
     

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