Has anyone transformed a dresser into coop?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by kingdr85, Jun 28, 2010.

  1. kingdr85

    kingdr85 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a couple of dressers around the house that will be donated and I was wondering if I could turn one of them into a coop? - any pics or ideas will be great!

    I only have 2 little silkies so they will not need much room inside the coop.
     
  2. Lesa

    Lesa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The problem I have found with using furniture outside is- it won't stand up to weather... I had some ideas for table legs in my garden, which didn't work out!! If you are talking about taking apart the dressers and using the wood- and covering it with some kind of siding-maybe. Or if it will be placed under a covered area. I would put the dressers where you are thinking of using them and see what happens after a heavy rain. Maybe better to find some pallets...
     

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