Material for chicken run...

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

  1. shouts

    shouts Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 1, 2009
    Hunterdon County, NJ
    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

    Feb 13, 2012
    spencer, tn
    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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