I'm newa new member but I'm not new to chickens, I currently have 21 hens.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by marinohome, Dec 14, 2018.

  1. marinohome

    marinohome Hatching

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    My coop is sinking into the mud because of design flaws when I first built it. And even though I used reclaimed pressure treated lumber, termites have been an issue. So I need to build a new coop that will be durable and have all the features I need for my hens. The plans I see here look like the most practical and comprehensive in my search.
     
  2. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hi and welcome to BYC. I hope you get some coop building inspiration here.

    This is a useful link of BYC guides to take a look at announcements-feedback-issues-guides.3 I’d suggest including your location using the guide in that link. You can use this link to contact members in your area - Find your State's thread.

    Best wishes

    Pork Pie
     
  3. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Crossing the Road

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    Hello, and welcome! Good luck with finding a solution to your coop problem!
     
  4. EggWalrus

    EggWalrus Crowing

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    Welcome!
    Glad you joined the flock!
    There are lots of great coop architects here that can give you ideas, and help to keep you from making common mistakes that lots of us made. Best of luck to you!
    :welcome
     
  5. starri33

    starri33 Crowing

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    :welcome I would try putting your coop on something like bricks, pavers etc. give it a little more solid base.. being pressure treated you should not have had issues with the termites..getting it up off the ground should help. good luck with your coop..
     
  6. N F C

    N F C is it nap time yet?

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  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    So glad you joined us at Backyard Chickens
     
  8. 007Sean

    007Sean Pheasant Whisperer

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    Howdy :frow and Welcome to Backyard Chickens.

    Glad to have you here with us. Enjoy your time here at BYC!

    Thanks for joining our community! :celebrate
     
  9. Chick-N-Fun

    Chick-N-Fun Almy Acres Farm

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  10. DobieLover

    DobieLover Easily distracted by chickens

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    Hello and welcome to BYC! :frow Glad you joined.
    Good luck with your coop.
     

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