just scored a crate off of craigslist

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by agnes_day, Apr 18, 2009.

  1. agnes_day

    agnes_day Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 29, 2008
    oklahoma
    but not sure what to do with it..its basically 4 feet x 4 feet x 11 feet..
    any ideas??
     
  2. mwdh1

    mwdh1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If it's in good shape, I would say new coop
     
  3. agnes_day

    agnes_day Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 29, 2008
    oklahoma
    thats what i am thinking..but i dont know what i could so with the old one though.
     
  4. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    new coop, or a brooder. Just remember to disinfect it. I would clean it with bleach and water.
     
  5. mwdh1

    mwdh1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Keep the old one, and get more chickens [​IMG]
     
  6. will hunt for food

    will hunt for food Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Compost bin with some modifications.
     
  7. melissastraka

    melissastraka Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 26, 2009
    Hoquiam, WA
    Quote:Keep the old one, and get more chickens [​IMG]

    LOL, i agree! [​IMG]
     
  8. agnes_day

    agnes_day Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 29, 2008
    oklahoma
    thats definitely an idea..i could use some more cuties! [​IMG]
     
  9. jeffro29

    jeffro29 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have made almost all of my coops out of pallets. A little work a little ingenuity and usually the pallets are free. Great score![​IMG]
     
  10. Eduardo

    Eduardo Out Of The Brooder

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    Im eyeing 3 pallets my neighborr threw out and two bathing tub bins.
     

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