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DH is refurbishing and old coop with recycled materials! New Pics!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by The Chicken People, May 24, 2010.

  1. The Chicken People

    The Chicken People Songster

    May 4, 2009
    Smithville, Mo
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    He had to rebuild the wall and used a window we found on the side of the road and the boards are from a privacy fence his Boss gave us that was headed to the landfill!!
     
    Last edited: Oct 18, 2010
  2. Excellent~~love those throwaways!!
     
  3. The Chicken People

    The Chicken People Songster

    May 4, 2009
    Smithville, Mo
    Plywood was also free!
     
  4. TennesseeTruly

    TennesseeTruly Songster

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    They're always the best coops!

    Good luck!

    Laurie
     
  5. The Chicken People

    The Chicken People Songster

    May 4, 2009
    Smithville, Mo
    Thanks I am also using the gate entrance that the old coop had and building a very large run area!! I am excited to finish this project and move on to the pop up trailer we are making into a coop!
     
  6. The Chicken People

    The Chicken People Songster

    May 4, 2009
    Smithville, Mo
    Rafters are cut ...wont be long now!!
     
  7. Stumpy

    Stumpy Songster

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    That is wonderful! I hope you'll share finished pics!
     
  8. The Chicken People

    The Chicken People Songster

    May 4, 2009
    Smithville, Mo
    Of course I will! Thats one reason I emptied my 4 GB memory card! LOL!
     
  9. annie3001

    annie3001 My Girls

    Jun 11, 2009
    Ct.
    excellent! my husband never lets me bring free finds home. [​IMG]
    i have sent him emails from craigslist adds, and he disregards them. [​IMG]

    if i had a pick up truck.............. the stuff i would bring home [​IMG]
     
  10. The Chicken People

    The Chicken People Songster

    May 4, 2009
    Smithville, Mo
    I know I need a truck or at least to repair our old one!! I found a swimming pool the other day my ducks would love! I could have a free working dish washer if I had a truck! I could haul some good stuff then!!
     
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