how can i stop insects from eating my new coop?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Dar, Sep 11, 2009.

  1. Dar

    Dar Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 31, 2008
    as we are tearing down my old coop we started ripping off the old shingles and were horrified at what he uncovered...

    huge i mean huge carpenter ant nest

    how can i stop the ants and other wood eating insects from getting into the new coop?
  2. Shannon's Chix

    Shannon's Chix Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 30, 2009
    N.E. Florida
    Sevin dust worked to get rid of my ant just need to be careful of chicken exposure...

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