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Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by ericz, Dec 11, 2011.

  1. ericz

    ericz In the Brooder

    Mar 16, 2011
    media pa
    hey all,

    have a look at my BYC page to see the new coop. i used a lot of suggestions from folks here on the forum, both direct advice and things i gleaned from reading hundreds of posts. thanks a lot to everybody for helping me with this.

    i still have to finish the HW cloth and 12" buried apron along the sides of the enclosure. i am also going to put grass seed, cover that with straw, and lay down loosely some chicken wire so the birds don't ruin the new grass when they are roaming.

    i also have ome tweaks to the enclosure gate, just minor stuff.

    and at some point i am going to take the automatic-door timer outside for easier re-programming for daylight changes.

    Last edited: Dec 11, 2011

  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Very nice coop. You can tell that you put a lot of thought into it.

  3. popsicle

    popsicle Songster

    I love the wine cork idea!
  4. wilobrookfarms

    wilobrookfarms Chirping

    Jul 23, 2011
    Love it! I must know about this pop bottle solar light? You did a great job!
  5. chickengal30

    chickengal30 Chirping

    Mar 13, 2011
    West coast of Florida.
    [​IMG] Wow, Great job, love the green!!! Realy nice job! [​IMG]
  6. hmmcc123

    hmmcc123 Songster

    Apr 27, 2011
    University Place, WA
    Looks great!! Nice job!! [​IMG]

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