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Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by harvey40, Sep 7, 2009.

  1. harvey40

    harvey40 In the Brooder

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    Can i use treated pine timber to build my chicken coop

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  2. sashurlow

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    Sorry to give you the dreaded, "do a search" reply, but the topic has been covered and there is far more information in past posts than one person can give you in a reply.
    Basically use it for ground touching timbers and use untreated for the rest. Chickens do not chew on wood, so its not real harmful to them.
    Scott
     

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