How many uprights/posts?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by hopefulpeeps, Feb 27, 2013.

  1. hopefulpeeps

    hopefulpeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 1, 2013
    Franklin, NC
    We're going to build a 4'x6' chicken coop. It's going to be raised up 2 feet on 4x4's. Is it alright for it to only stand on 4 uprights/posts or should there be 6 with two in the middle? I'm not planning on climbing in there too much, but want it to be sturdy...

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by