Garden Playhouse Coop finished

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Madman360, Aug 12, 2008.

  1. Madman360

    Madman360 Hatching

    Jul 15, 2008
    Bellingham, WA
    I am new to keeping chickens, and live in a fairly urban part of town so I wanted a coop that the neighbors wouldn't mind looking at. A few have commented that they like the coop and the idea of having chickens around. I am sure there are less expensive ways to keep the egg layers, but I liked the clean look of this design.

    I made a few modifications to the Noonan-Harrison plans by adding a clean out door, and instead of a plexiglass window I went with a more simple mesh window/door for ventilation on the rear elevation.

    This only my second post on BYC, I wanted to thank you all for all the information I am getting from your posts.


    IMG] Coop by BM/sideandrear.jpg[/IMG]



  2. freshegg

    freshegg Songster

    May 15, 2008
    Very nice little coop.[​IMG]
  3. Rosecomb-Ryan

    Rosecomb-Ryan East Indie Crazed

    Apr 12, 2008
    Sacramento CA
  4. CarlaRiggs

    CarlaRiggs Songster

    Terrific job! The clean out door is a great idea for that coop.
    No wonder your neighbors like the idea of having chickens.... the coop is quaint and just what everyone would like to have.

  5. ChandlersChickens

    ChandlersChickens Songster

    Jun 8, 2008
    Delphos, OH
    I love that coop! I am searching for one right now that will work in the winter. We just don't have time to make one or we would.

    Looks like I'll be going to Kentucky soon to pick one up...I'm having no luck in Indiana.

    Your coop looks awesome! [​IMG]
  6. Omran

    Omran Songster

    Jul 26, 2008
    Bagdad KY
    Congrats, hey you did a great job:cd
  7. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Songster

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    Great job and [​IMG]
  8. DouglasPeeps

    DouglasPeeps Songster

    Feb 26, 2008
    WOW! You did a great job! Nice looking coop! Welcome to BYC!
  9. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    How many chickens? 2? 3? 4?
  10. Parson's Wife

    Parson's Wife Blessed Abundantly

    Jan 22, 2008
    [​IMG] Great Job!
    And it's eye candy too!

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