Does anyone use window insulation

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by tdgill, Dec 2, 2009.

  1. tdgill

    tdgill Overrun With Chickens

    other than plastic? like those ppl who have lots of windows
  2. patandchickens

    patandchickens Flock Mistress

    Apr 20, 2007
    Ontario, Canada
    Not sure what you mean 'other than plastic', but if it counts, I use bubblewrap on one window of the chicken building (also on my basement windows) -- if you attach it w/ doublesided tape around the windowframe, with the bubbles facing out towards the window glass, it offers somewhat better R value than just a plastic sheet, with not too much loss of light.

  3. tdgill

    tdgill Overrun With Chickens

    stop being so clever. you're making the rest of us look stupid [​IMG]

    Last edited: Dec 2, 2009
  4. tdgill

    tdgill Overrun With Chickens

    Je t'adore
  5. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

    Dec 25, 2007
    Chaparral, New Mexico
    I use the heavy paper feedbags and put plastic over the windows to the coop and then a feedbag over that.

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