Material for chicken run...

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by shouts, Feb 13, 2012.

  1. shouts

    shouts Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Want to build a large run, but I'm thinking to avoid the arsenic laced pressure treated wood. I know it's cheaper, but isn't it a threat to groundwater and my kids? What's the best, economical answer? Can any untreated wood go under ground (for posts)?
     
  2. lesgo54

    lesgo54 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    if u use regular wood u better paint it good, also if u have termites in the area they will find it. ide use pressure treated
     

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