Should I insulate?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by NoobChick858, Jul 30, 2013.

  1. NoobChick858

    NoobChick858 Out Of The Brooder

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    My chicks are about a week old, and I'm beginning to gather ideas for building a coop. My question is whether or not I should insulate the coop. I have 2 white leghorns, and don't plan to get anymore. I live in San Diego, where the winters are usually mid 40's - 50's F. The coldest I've seen it get is about mid-30 something F. Thanks in advance.
     
  2. angel8035

    angel8035 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You don't need to insulate. I live in Sacramento and it's never been a problem.
     
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  3. NoobChick858

    NoobChick858 Out Of The Brooder

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    Awesome. Thanks!
     

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