Used/use as nest box or not?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by chickenfarmer17, Jan 22, 2012.

  1. chickenfarmer17

    chickenfarmer17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Has anyone used the ledge in a building like this:
    As a nest box?

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    Here is a pic of the ledge inside:
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    If not could you put a lip on it and use it as nest boxes?
     
  2. teach1rusl

    teach1rusl Love My Chickens

    Sounds like it'd work to me (with a 4-6 inch lip)...might as well make useable the space you already have. You'd just need to make sure your roosts are set higher than the perch you'd have to access them.
     
  3. chickenfarmer17

    chickenfarmer17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok. Thanks.
     

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