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Construction of my coop!!!!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by redneck farmer, Feb 6, 2013.

  1. redneck farmer

    redneck farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    Starting the first step of construction today!!! We r poring dirt for the foundation in 30 min! The pile should be huge an I'm doing a before an after pics for y'all so keep in touch!

    Before dirt-[​IMG]
    ( going to be to the left of the screen)
     
  2. redneck farmer

    redneck farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    After-!
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    That outa do it!
     
  3. redneck farmer

    redneck farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    Worked all day a this is the turn out--
    [​IMG]... As u can see we cut the huge dirt mound in half an leveled it out! ( that's where the coop is gonna go!!) :) ;) :p
     
    Last edited: Feb 7, 2013
  4. redneck farmer

    redneck farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    I know it's hard to tell from that pic but that tree is standing under on a 3 foot high mound
     
    Last edited: Feb 7, 2013
  5. redneck farmer

    redneck farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    I'm working on it now shovling dirt in the rain :p
     
  6. redneck farmer

    redneck farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Compacting the dirt with the 4 wheeler now so it's flat for coop construction
     
  7. redneck farmer

    redneck farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hill is 100% flat now
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  8. redneck farmer

    redneck farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    Diged a trench an out in footers( unique to fl)
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  9. redneck farmer

    redneck farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    Then we layed some concerte down in the trench
     
  10. redneck farmer

    redneck farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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