Our First Coop!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by hollymh, Jun 13, 2009.

  1. hollymh

    hollymh *A Scrambled Egg*

    Feb 8, 2009
    We started our first coop yesterday, so far it looks great! Hubby decided it needed to be a family project so we all helped and all had fun doing it, I can't believe how much we got done in one day!!! [​IMG]

    We plan on putting 1/2in chicken wire around the top so there is a lot of air flow b/c it stays hot here year round, we are also going to add more support to the legs and put a few coats of sealent over it, we didn't have a huge budget for this so our totalt cost came around to about $92 [​IMG]

    I will continue to post pics of our progress!

    We haven't decided on a name yet...




    Last edited: Jun 13, 2009
  2. James Hudson

    James Hudson In the Brooder

    Jun 1, 2009
    nice start [​IMG] you may consider doing a larger one in the future when you have more, however congrats
  3. redoak

    redoak Songster

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY
    Looks nice so far. [​IMG]

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