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Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by R Farm, Jan 25, 2010.

  1. R Farm

    R Farm In the Brooder

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    I am going to build a new coop for my girls since I have gotten so addicted to chickens that I now have to many for my current coop. I would like to find some neat plans online to download for free. Does anyone have any ideas? The coop needs to be nice looking but cheap since I live in a suburban area and don't want to make the neighbors mad with an ugly coop.

    thanks.
     

  2. chookchick

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    Well I could plug my own coop. It is an 8 by 8, and sits in our front yard, so it can't be too ugly. If you click on my BYC pages, on the second page I have scale drawings of how it is constructed. In the next day or so, I will have them formatted so that they print out to scale, but at least the measurements are there.
     
  3. OverEggstended

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  4. R Farm

    R Farm In the Brooder

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    Chookchick, how many chickens do you have in that coop. looks nice!
     
  5. chookchick

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    Thanks, "R", I have six chickens. It could hold more, and I may add a couple more this spring. But I like having lots of room in there for them, and for me.
     

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