Used carpet for disposable liner?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by eprouty, Jun 3, 2011.

  1. eprouty

    eprouty Hatching

    Jun 3, 2011
    Hi! I have access to a lot of used carpet and thought about cutting pieces of it to fit the bottom of my chicken coop, then just rolling it up and disposing of it every week. Seems like an easy and cheap way to keep the place clean. Think I'll have any problems?

  2. bryan99705

    bryan99705 Songster

    Stick with sand. Too many gerbies can start up when carpet gets wet from the poo and spilled water

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