my playhouse coop

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by blksabbath, Apr 14, 2017.

  1. blksabbath

    blksabbath Just Hatched

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    My kids outgrew the playhouse so I turned it into our new chicken coop. The whole thing is just under 4' wide by 8' long.

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    The windows and door are covered with hardware cloth. I also have plexiglass inserts for the windows and door.

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    The house sits on plywood covered with plastic wall board which makes it very easy to clean up. There is about 1/2" gap all around where the roof meets the walls of the house which should be plenty of ventilation. If it needs more, I'll cut in a vent above the windows.

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    My four little dinosaurs moved in last weekend and love it. I still have to add the nest boxes and permanent roost rack inside.
     
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  2. Hillaire

    Hillaire Chillin' With My Peeps

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    looks great! good job
     

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