My Coop is almost done!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by MimiChick, Sep 16, 2009.

  1. MimiChick

    MimiChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All that's left is some painting and the trim (cream color, like the window box). I am so delighted! And, the chickie girls are safe and happy too.

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  2. Daysiechicks

    Daysiechicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks awesome! good job [​IMG]
     
  3. Hoosiermomma

    Hoosiermomma Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's awesome looking! Great job! It's 'almost' too nice for chickens. lol [​IMG]
     
  4. fldiver97

    fldiver97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 5, 2009
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    I love it!!! Great job!![​IMG]
     
  5. vyshtia

    vyshtia Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's so cute and homey! Love it - I really like the colors too!
     
  6. animal_lover03

    animal_lover03 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It really is very cute. Great job![​IMG]
     
  7. Angelic Vampyre

    Angelic Vampyre Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Great Coop. Do you have plans for this one? I have tried to get my hands on a set of plans for something like this and keep getting stuck.
     
  8. teach1rusl

    teach1rusl Love My Chickens

    Wow!!! Window box and everything...too cute!! Great job! [​IMG]
     
  9. annie3001

    annie3001 My Girls

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    pretty love the flower boxes!![​IMG]
     
  10. MimiChick

    MimiChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I bought the plans off the web from Dennis Harrison-Noonan at

    www.isthmushandyman.com. They are $35 for a set of plans, but I think it was well worth it. I made some alterations from the original plans, i.e., nest box on the outside, full size door for cleanout and adding removable wheels, but you can either follow them exactly or make changes yourself.
    I'm really happy with the way this came out and if I really wanted to, I could add up to 2 more chickie girls (total of 5) without a problem, especially since I let them free range when I'm home.

    Here's another pic, from the side. You can see the wheels I put on just before I moved it.
    [​IMG] It's really a great plan and if you're handy you can alter it to suit your needs, bigger, smaller, longer run, etc.
    Hope this helps. Good luck.
     

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