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Long 2 x4s from pallets

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by harveyhorses, Jul 12, 2010.

  1. harveyhorses

    harveyhorses Songster

    Jan 16, 2010
    Just thought I would share, I went to pick up some flooring with my Stepdaughter and they had a TON of 6 ft long pallets, I took two and got 6, 6 ft long 2 x 4s. It was on of the flooring warehouses. Short ones are pretty easy to come by, but every piece of lumber I do not have to buy is good by me.

  2. chicken stick

    chicken stick In the Brooder

    Apr 25, 2010
    long island new york
    im with you i built my coop out of 2x4 and 2x6, cedar shingles all picked from the construction dumpsters on the job sites i work on. one contractor doniated 4 sheets of t 111 plywood. saved a ton

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