chicken coops

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by chickiedo, Feb 10, 2014.

  1. chickiedo

    chickiedo New Egg

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    I'm Chickiedo and l'm new to the site. I live in Princeton, Texas and I need help finding a chicken coop for 4-6 chickens. Anyone have any ideas where to find one? I've checked out numerous sites, but worried about quality. Thanks in advance.
     
  2. chickencoop789

    chickencoop789 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Most prefab coops are poor quality and don't have adequate space and ventilation (I currently have one [​IMG]).
    http://www.horizonstructures.com/ This place looks like they have quality coops. They will ship them to you. But a little pricy.
    I would suggest building a coop. This way you can customize it to your liking and will probably cost less than buying a prefab. Or if you have an old shed, you can convert it to a coop.
    Im just putting some ideas out there.
     
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  3. chickiedo

    chickiedo New Egg

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    Thank you for the help. I think I'm going to convert the 12 x 12 covered patio on the side of the house that is never used. Seems to be the cheapest and most obvious thing to do. I agree about the pre-fab. Worried it wouldn't keep the chickens warm enough in the freezing weather either. Thanks again and I will check out the site given as well.
     
  4. ClovisMan

    ClovisMan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you are up for a Sunday drive and have a trailer, this guy is in Burnet, TX and builds really nice chicken coops for just about any size you need. Much better than pre-fab staple together China crap.
    https://mobilechickencoops.com/
     

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