my little pallet coop.... pic heavy

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

  1. ladyride

    ladyride Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] [​IMG]getting started [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG][​IMG] coming together [​IMG] now for some paint [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG] the inside [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG] there is still some trim that needs to go on , the roosting poles to go in , but it is ready for the new little buff brahmas coming this week . By the time they are ready to go out the run will be done.
     
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  2. Patience

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    Very nice!
     
  3. schellie69

    schellie69 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. Mark & Nique

    Mark & Nique Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very nice! I made a tractor out of pallets and really enjoyed the process. There is something special about recycling pallets into something else!
     
  5. ladyride

    ladyride Chillin' With My Peeps

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    With the exception of the 4x4's everything is recycled the windows came from a friend doing window replacement in his home had to buy shingles of course & some hinges we had paint leftover from big coop project.the dog kennel & chain link also recycled that will make up the run so we don't really have a whole lot in it. [​IMG] never would have thought about it but folks o[​IMG] here have been so helpful & creative. [​IMG]
     
  6. Pharm Girl

    Pharm Girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nicely done. Love all the windows and it's quite bright and cheery inside.
     
  7. bryan99705

    bryan99705 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Very good job, would suggest a much larger roof to prevent water from dribbling down into the coop thru a wall gap.
     
  8. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    wow I'm impressed [​IMG]
     
  9. Gardengirl 2011

    Gardengirl 2011 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Great job and use of pallets!
     
  10. ladyride

    ladyride Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I thought about that dh did run some serious silicone caulk along front edge .He wants to wait & see [​IMG].
     
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