My All in One coop from building coops for dummys

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by pidgey104, Jan 12, 2011.

  1. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
    I built The All in one Coop from Building Chicken coops for dummys.
    I built it all by myself.
    I ended up leaving the Skid out of the plans since I didnt plan on moving it around.
    My total cost for the coop $300
    I used a lot of Wood found in dumpsters.
    The roof alone cost $80
    The other expense are for a few 2X4s,Hidges,Latches,Hardware Cloth, and Paint
    It fits my birds great.
    I took Picture as I built it but lost some of them when my other computher crashed

    Frame work

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    Roof

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    Roof added

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    All Finshed

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    Inside

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    as you can see They like laying under the nest box
    I usually have hay in the nest box

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  2. pharmchickrnmom

    pharmchickrnmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Nice Job! Now that I have seen yours, I think I will also build one!!!
     
  3. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

    Jul 24, 2009
    Lutz,FL
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  4. Huskeriowa

    Huskeriowa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice! I like how you did the roof. Letting some sun in is a looks great.
     
  5. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
    Quote:Thanks I didnt want to use wood like it aid to needed something lighter. It gets pretty hot here in the summer.
     
  6. clairabean

    clairabean Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2010
    Kootenays of BC!
    Looks great!
     
  7. OkChickens

    OkChickens Orpingtons Are Us

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    That is awesome! I really like your roof! Great work!

    -Nate
     
  8. HHandbasket

    HHandbasket The Chickeneer

    Super job! How long did it take you?
     
  9. AZBootsie

    AZBootsie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Really nice job!!
     
  10. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
    Quote:with just me working on it. for about 1 hr a day ummm 2 months lol
     

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