Help:rain water gets in coop

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by KingDracula1011, Mar 12, 2016.

  1. KingDracula1011

    KingDracula1011 Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG] Everytime it rains the water gets in the coop around the edges any suggestions of what to do I need help with both coops.[​IMG]
     
  2. Blooie

    Blooie Team Spina Bifida Premium Member

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    Would a simple overhang do it? Hard to tell from the pics with these old eyes but it seems like if you were to put an extension off the roof above the openings you could block a lot of it.
     
  3. Hokum Coco

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  4. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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  5. KingDracula1011

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    . Thanks that's what I'm going to do when ever the mud dries lol I'll post pictures.
     
  6. Blooie

    Blooie Team Spina Bifida Premium Member

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    I was hoping you'd say that, but I just stuck to just answering your original question! [​IMG]
     
  7. jennifer0224

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    I had the same problem. I added more of an overhang and "lip" around the roof. I also made simple shutters for the large front window that I can close when it rains.

    When I was in a pinch, i stapled garbage bags to one window, lol.
     

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