Lead based paint in coop?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Angiebubs, Sep 10, 2011.

  1. Angiebubs

    Angiebubs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We are converting an older horse barn into a coop. and there is paint flakes. Ive been washing it down but Im wondering if it may be lead based paint? And if so-this would be toxic right?
     
  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Quote:Yes very toxic, possibly fatal. There is lots of info if you google/search.

    Good luck,
    Imp
     
  3. Egghead_Jr

    Egghead_Jr Overrun With Chickens

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    Paint over it.
     

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