I am getting a custom built coop!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Wise Woman, Nov 15, 2017.

  1. Oh my stars! My husband hired two guys to build me a new chicken coop to my design and specifications. I hardly know how to act. They are out there building it as I type this. I have been waiting for years for a new coop and thought I would be lucky to get whatever my husband decided to build for me. Well, several weeks ago he decided to have a metal carport installed for a covered run and now he has hired two carpenters to build my coop!!!!

    I will start a thread with pictures later today. Once the shock wears off. My husband is still working on the run installing hardware cloth and welded wire, but he will soon be done with that part so hopefully it won't be too long until the girls can move in. The carpenter guys even improved on one of my ideas already to make things easier for me, as I have some limitations. They are actually building it just like the pictures I showed them. It is so great to see something I have been dreaming of for so long coming to life!

    I think I just might faint from the excitment!
  2. Chickiemom25

    Chickiemom25 Songster

    May 13, 2011
    North Alabama
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  3. penny1960

    penny1960 Going back to La La Land

    Dec 29, 2015
    Mossyrock, WA
    wow photos please :wee
  4. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Don't lie. Don't cheat your way through life.

    Sounds awesome.
    I can't wait to see pictures!

    Have you picked out a name for it yet?
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  5. The Farmers' Daughter

    The Farmers' Daughter Crossing the Road

    Aug 2, 2017
    Darwell Alberta
    That's fantastic!!
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  6. Thank you so much! I never, ever dreamed I would get a coop built for me like this. I have two names picked out. I need to decide on one.

    Cackleberry Cottage because we always called their eggs cackleberries or
    The Henchanted Cottage. Get it henchanted instead of enchanted. LOL! Can't decide which I like better. I will snap some pics when they go to lunch!
  7. Thanks everyone. This will be my last coop ever, so I am so excited to be getting something that will last me for the rest of my life. They are even making it level and everything! Woo Hoo!!!! I never thought I would be so excited over a chicken coop.
  8. venymae

    venymae Prairie Wind

    Aug 18, 2014
    Manhappiness, Kansas
    My Coop
    I am so happy for you!
  9. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Don't lie. Don't cheat your way through life.

    We all are just as excited for you!
  10. staceyj

    staceyj Enabler

    Jan 1, 2017
    Coastal NC
    My Coop
    That's true romance at work!
    Heartfelt congratulations!
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