Coop Flooring

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by max13077, Apr 15, 2008.

  1. max13077

    max13077 Songster

    I was wandering through home depot today and they had a piece of the most retched colored vinyl flooring you’ve ever seen. It was in the bargain bin so it must have been pretty cheap. Could I put that down in the coop for ease of cleaning?
  2. catfish

    catfish Songster

    Apr 13, 2008
    Greenbrier, Arkansas
    I just used some old linoleum that mom pulled out her kitchen.
    Right or wrong I was thinking of how easy it would be to clean and its water proof. I added pine chips to the top of that.

    USMCSGT In the Brooder

    Mar 25, 2008
    The vinyl is water proof, but if it has a paper backing it won't be. If you get some out door glue for carpet, you can glue it down and it will last a long time.
  4. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

    Mar 20, 2008
    NW Kentucky
    It would be great. Heed USMC's advise about the outdoor carpet glue.

    It will be easy to clean. Just put a layer of pine shavings over it and you have a great floor and bedding for the chickens.

    I am looking at doing the same thing.

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