Concrete or just leave the dirt?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by MamaRudey, Jun 4, 2012.

  1. Concrete under the bedding, easier to muck.

    2 vote(s)
  2. Dirt, since it doesn't matter that much when you do deep litter.

    2 vote(s)
  1. MamaRudey

    MamaRudey Chirping

    Should I lay some concrete mix in my coop or just leave it dirt? We do the deep litter method if it matters.
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    I vote concrete or solid flooring. Eventually something will try to dig into your coop.
  3. Tigertrea

    Tigertrea Songster

    Feb 10, 2012
    LaSalle Ontario Canada
    I did concrete for predator protection. But then, it was free for me lol.
  4. MamaRudey

    MamaRudey Chirping

    Ya, I am not into this a crazy amount so I can "splurge" on some bags of concrete. LOL The hardware store always have a bin in the back with ones with tears in the corners of the sacks for $1, 1/2 full 50 cents.

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