Okay, Coop Is Finished! Whaddya think? *PICS*

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Uncle Marc, Aug 19, 2012.

  1. Uncle Marc

    Uncle Marc Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 12, 2011
    Poplar Grove Kentucky
    Well after a very long time we finally finished the coop. Here are pics. Tell me what you think.

    Here is the coop from the side. See the run underneath?


    Here is the automatic door and the open air screen on the side wall.


    Here is a shot of the coop from the front. See the egg shaped finials on the porch?


    Here is the inside of the front room and the door to the chicken room. The barn siding was salvaged from our old coop.


    Here are our egg collection doors in the front room.


    Here is a shot through the egg collection doors into the nest boxes which we also salvaged from the old coop on the farm.


    Here are the nest boxes we salvaged. Plenty of fresh air with all the open windows and under the eaves which are all screened.


    Here is a shot of the rock wall around the front. The rocks were all salvaged from around the old coop.


    Here is their roosting area. Hard surfaced wallboard is easier to clean.


    Here is the run underneath the coop from the rear.


    Here is the walkway from the auto door down to the run underneath.


    Here is the work station in the front room.


    And here is our rooster. We named him Crosby, after Bing, since he's such a crooner.


    Finally done. Now BRING ON THE EGGS!
    Last edited: Aug 19, 2012
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  2. Mskayladog

    Mskayladog Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nice! Very nice
  3. mickey328

    mickey328 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2012
    Northern Colorado
    Wow! That is some snazzy coop! Heck, Id move in there ;)
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  4. marianne7

    marianne7 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 9, 2012
    mickey328, was thinking the same....gosh someone could live there, [​IMG]
  5. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

    Jan 1, 2008
    Very Nice :thumbsup
  6. LeslieDJoyce

    LeslieDJoyce Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 30, 2012
    Sherwood, OR
    My Coop
    Beautiful coop! I love the salvaged materials, the front porch, the cool old nesting boxes, and the "Front Room!" Well done!
  7. BGinVA

    BGinVA Chillin' With My Peeps

    Very nice, I like the stonework touches.
  8. Fly Be Free

    Fly Be Free Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 18, 2012
    South Carolina
    Wow, wow and wow. Very nice. :) Makes mine look like trailer park trash. LOL
  9. Dixie Chick

    Dixie Chick Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 19, 2012
    What an amazing coop! Would you mind sharing how much it cost to build? I love all the detail...the egg finials, the rockwork, the awesome screened in walkway. The wallboard is an especially nice touch, easy cleaning, woot!
  10. Forest_Nymph

    Forest_Nymph Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2007
    I LIKE it!

    Surfing this site for designs etc. because I will soon be building another coop!

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