Pallet coop. Not pretty (yet) but it works

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by AuberyMirkwood, Dec 3, 2011.

  1. AuberyMirkwood

    AuberyMirkwood Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I finished the pallet coop/shelter this morning. It's purpose is to provide shelter from wind and wet. 100% made from pallets, 100% free, and the flock seems pretty excited about it :) Next boxes and a bright coat of paint in the works as soon as the weather drys out. I'm thinking bright turquoise, what do you think?

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  2. Magic Birdie

    Magic Birdie Overrun With Chickens

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    Don't worry, your chickens are making it look pretty already [​IMG]
     
  3. Mother_Hen2011

    Mother_Hen2011 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice idea to be honest because its free! Lol
     
  4. TroutsChicks

    TroutsChicks Fluffy Stuffins

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    The bottom of my coop is pallets with osb and then a truck topper on top with walls, all the wood was given to us and so was the topper! My chickens would have already destroyed all the nick nacks in the run!
     
  5. AuberyMirkwood

    AuberyMirkwood Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Lol these guys are bantams and the sweetest gentlest group I've ever owned :) But they don't even care about the nick nacks either :p
     
  6. TroutsChicks

    TroutsChicks Fluffy Stuffins

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    Thats good! I have full sized raptors in my coop and run and when i let them free range..the gardens and the flowers beds...gone I have a hole in the yard over ankle deep and perfectly chicken sized! who knew!? [​IMG]
     
  7. AuberyMirkwood

    AuberyMirkwood Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do they look anything like this? lol

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  8. ChickenPeep

    ChickenPeep Faith & Feathers

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    Haha, nice coop! [​IMG]
    Hey, you know, if it functions, go with it!
     
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  9. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very pretty! And creative!! Anything that is built with love is perfect!! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  10. Mommy 2 Wee Ones

    Mommy 2 Wee Ones Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here is mine made out of Pallets, just have to wait for the rain to stop, so I can paint the second coat.


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