Fill gaps in stone wall for winter

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by haskell42, Oct 21, 2018.

  1. haskell42

    haskell42 In the Brooder

    Oct 21, 2018
    we built our coop this spring, and now it's time to winterize it. We built a stone wall base, and I'm trying to think of how to fill in the gaps. I can't do foam, because the chickens loooove pecking and eating it. Any other suggestions? I've attached a photo of the coop.

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  2. EggSighted4Life

    EggSighted4Life Free Ranging

    Hi, welcome to BYC! :frow

    That's pretty cute. :love

    What about masonry mortar or quickcrete? Or nothing, as it's a daytime area?

    Good luck! :pop
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    Why do you need to close the stone gaps?
    It's too cold to do mortar, it wont set well.
    Will you be doing anything to the run covering with plastic?
    Just run the plastic down to the ground.

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