My DH has a great idea for my run!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by gumpsgirl, Oct 5, 2008.

  1. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing Premium Member

    Mar 25, 2008
    I have been planning my run for quite some time now and am getting ready to put it up this week. We happened upon a trampoline off of freecycle a few weeks ago and the lady who gave it to us sent it to our home with with and extra mat. My DH came up with the idea today to use the second one on top of part of the run to offer shade for the chickens! I told him that was a great idea! Part of the run will be in the trees, but part will extend out into the open. That is where we will use that big, black, stretchy mat to cover the run. So if anyone has an extra trampoline mat, here's a great use for it! Just had to share and I will post pics as soon as it is done. [​IMG]
  2. havi

    havi [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG] Si

    Mar 23, 2008
    Waco, Texas
    Great idea! Ive been looking for something to shade my girls with. Never really thought of this.

    Now all I have to do is go steal it off DH 'project truck' [​IMG] and put it on the run.
  3. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm 10 Years

    Nov 18, 2007
    My Coop
    What a great idea. I love this web site. [​IMG]
  4. jubylives

    jubylives Songster

    Mar 23, 2007
    Central Iowa
    Kinda makes calling him a DH misplaced. [​IMG]

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