Small Coop almost done! Take a look *pics*

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by kristamarie, May 2, 2011.

  1. kristamarie

    kristamarie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 5, 2011
    So I started with a pile of scrap free wood, 3 baby chicks in need of a home, and a sunny outlook.

    I decided to use the dresser as the nesting box by taking out the bottom of the top drawer and adding a divider

    Built a base and laid down dollar store vinyl stick flooring ($3) and a lip to keep the sand inside the coop

    Unfortunately I didn't take progress pictures of constructing the 4 walls. I used scraps so they're not the prettiest but effective all the same. Everything was painted with Oops! Home Depot paint and some leftover paint from my kitchen.


    After taking these pictures I got the corrugated roofing on and will take pictures tomorrow and add them to the post.
    Any comments are appreciated, thanks for looking!
  2. karlamaria

    karlamaria Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 30, 2011
    Western montana
    thats pretty ingenious !! small but ingenious ! I can nto wait to see more picks with your chickens in it [​IMG]
  3. desireefawn

    desireefawn Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 17, 2011
    Peterborough, Ontario
    Neat! Great use of recycled materials!!
  4. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

    Sep 4, 2010
    Hesperia, Ca
    [​IMG] keep up the good work
  5. stargazingmommy

    stargazingmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2011
    That is so cute!

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