Quick! Dimensions for nest boxes!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Qi Chicken, Nov 6, 2009.

  1. Qi Chicken

    Qi Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 3, 2009
    Hi ! The guy is outside wanting to cut the hole for the nest boxes. THey will be on the outside of the building. Is the opening 1212X12??????????????????? For each box?
     
  2. The Chicken People

    The Chicken People Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2009
    Smithville, Mo
    yes thats good if your birds are large breeds maybe go with 14 x 14 x14
     
  3. Qi Chicken

    Qi Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 3, 2009
    Buff orpington, dorking, austrolop??? Are these large enough to require 14 inches? Marans?
     
  4. The Chicken People

    The Chicken People Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2009
    Smithville, Mo
    I would go with 14
     
  5. Qi Chicken

    Qi Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 3, 2009
    Ok, I told him 14 X14. Hope this works for them. There will be 2 boxes on top and 2 below. I don't think he has cut the hole yet so if anyone has any other ideas speak now!

    Thanks.
     

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