slid out floor???

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by chickencity, Apr 4, 2008.

  1. chickencity

    chickencity Chillin' With My Peeps

    175
    0
    129
    Mar 21, 2008
    is it possible to have a floor that can be slid out to be cleaned and then slide it back in? my copp will be 5' by 12'. dose ony have plans or ideas on how i could do this?
     
  2. Wooden_Pony

    Wooden_Pony Chillin' With My Peeps

    Not sure about a slide out floor but some one on here has a floor that drops out for easy cleaning.

    Try in the "Search" to find it I know they posted pictures of it. It was very interesting to see it. I will also search to see if I can find you the link. [​IMG]

    HAHA I found someone who did a slide out floor!! Here is the link for you.

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=21526

    Good Luck!!
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Apr 4, 2008
  3. chickencity

    chickencity Chillin' With My Peeps

    175
    0
    129
    Mar 21, 2008
    thanks that was real helpful![​IMG]
     
  4. ChickenCop

    ChickenCop Chillin' With My Peeps

    not so much as a "slide out floor" but im planning on laying a tarp down on the floor large enough to go up on the sides of the walls and attached with nails so the eyelets can side on and off...Once the flooring get ready for cleaning just pull the tarp off the nails and slide it out the main door. Hose off the tarp to sun dry and then put it back in.[​IMG]
     
  5. rufus

    rufus Overrun With Chickens

    3,216
    127
    254
    May 17, 2007
    Why don't you try those flat pans that they sell in the auto parts stores to put under cars that leak oil? Two of the large ones would do the trick. When they get real nasty, just pull them out and hose them off.

    Rufus
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by