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My new coop/run

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by SouthUtah, Feb 8, 2017.

  1. SouthUtah

    SouthUtah Just Hatched

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    Just finished my coop/run 20 long 11 wide and the hen house is 7 long 4 wide 5 high not bad if I do say so myself. [​IMG][/IMG][/IMG]
     
  2. SouthUtah

    SouthUtah Just Hatched

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  3. SouthUtah

    SouthUtah Just Hatched

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  4. SouthUtah

    SouthUtah Just Hatched

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  5. bucky52

    bucky52 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is very nice.I like that you have roofed your run.
     
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  6. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    My Coop
    Nice sized run...like that it's covered too, will be great for shade in summer and snow load in winter.

    Is top of coop open to run?

    Need a front on those nests so bedding and eggs don't get scratched out.
    Probably didn't need to cut them out, but just put a board(4-5" high) across front.

    Chicken wire is not predator proof.
     
  7. SouthUtah

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    Hen house is roofed.
     
  8. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Plans for some ventilation in coop?
     
  9. SouthUtah

    SouthUtah Just Hatched

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    Has a 1 gap on leeward side
     

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