Coop De'Ville :) central air and heat- haha

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by zyklonbetty, Oct 13, 2011.

  1. zyklonbetty

    zyklonbetty Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 10, 2011
    St Louis

    Sorry about the night picture, but its all i had.
    I put this together last year (so i know it isnt going to burn the whole neighborhood down haha.)
    The chiminea even after burning 3 hours is still able to be touched by hand so it doesnt get THAT hot, just enough to warm up the chippies.
    the bigger coop has 2 blue swede drakes, an Ameraucana hen and a silver laced Wyandotte hen; the smaller coop has 4 Serama.
    during the day when they free-range and its cold out, they just lay around it squacking about how much cooler (warmer [​IMG] ) they are than the neighbors chips.
    just a thought... and 2 small logs will burn nearly through the night in that thing.
    Last edited: Oct 13, 2011
  2. dedicateddourly

    dedicateddourly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 20, 2008
    Fallbrook, CA
    Neat! I wish I had need for heat. It was 99 degrees today.
  3. bluebird

    bluebird Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 4, 2008
    Valparaiso, IN
    Really neat heat source....and safe!
  4. Barred Babies

    Barred Babies Red Roof Farms

    Sep 20, 2009
    Pride, La.
    Great idea!! [​IMG] I'd worry about the smoke except with that one it should go straight up right??

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