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FrontPorchIndiana

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wegotchickens

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Jul 5, 2007
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Wow!
You guys are very elaborate.

We're trying to convert an old wooden swingset into a coop, and discovered that we're not as young as we used to be. I've been exercising but obviously not enough. I've discovered a whole new set of muscles that ache!!
 

CritterHill

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Wow, plans. That would have been a good idea before we started building! Oh well, too late now.

Looks very nice by the way!
 

CarlaRiggs

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Oct 26, 2007
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What a wonderful chicken house, Christine. I'm so impressed!
Obviously those sore muscles/back/shoulders/hands are well worth the aches. This coop looks like it can withstand anything Mother Nature will throw at it.
Thanks for all the pics! I'm so envious when I see beautifully done buildings going up. And so easily done, too....


Carla
 

arlee453

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Aug 13, 2007
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Really nice job! It's helpful to see the in-process pics too.

When can I move in?? All I need is a cable TV/Internet connection and some air/heat and I'm good to go as long as you'll let me come in side and use the shower once in a while...
 

FrontPorchIndiana

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Quote:Well now I wouldn't call it easy!
We made our share of mistakes. We like to think of it as a learning experience.
My husband hit his fingers with the hammer so many times I'm a little worried he'll even be able to type at work today.
 
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CarlaRiggs

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I was kidding on the easy part, Christine.
Obviously you've put a lot of hard physical work into this. And it really is paying off. It's one thing to work strenuously for a day; the hard part is picking it up again a day or two later when the muscles are screaming NO! NO! NO!
I hope dh's fingers are feeling better.

Carla
 

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