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What color should I paint the new chicken coop?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by iluvpeeps, Dec 17, 2012.

  1. Medium green

    17 vote(s)
    42.5%
  2. Red

    10 vote(s)
    25.0%
  3. Light Green

    13 vote(s)
    32.5%
  1. iluvpeeps

    iluvpeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've started building aa new coop and I think it needs some color. I don't have pictures yet but I'll post some if they're asked for but I'm going to describe it. It kind of looks like a rabbitt cage made of wood so far and there are lots of plants around it. The light green is the color of green tea icecream and the medium green is the color of most leaves.
     
    Last edited: Dec 17, 2012
  2. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    I voted!
     
  3. The Lazy L

    The Lazy L Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I voted too, but then I might be a bit partial.

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  4. farmerChef

    farmerChef Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My Coop
    Green

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  5. iluvpeeps

    iluvpeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm think I like the green too
     
  6. iluvpeeps

    iluvpeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Please keep on voting
     
  7. backyardcelia

    backyardcelia Chillin' With My Peeps

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    which colour makes you happiest to look at? and why not two tone? :)
     
  8. i voted! by te way i voted Red
     
  9. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

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    I voted medium green . I just bought " frosted pine" 2-1 paint from Glidden for my coop in the making. When in doubt just use your favorite sports team colors.
     
    Last edited: Jan 21, 2013
  10. cheekygirl

    cheekygirl New Egg

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    My son is building a chicken tractor and you know who gets to paint it. Me..."Mom". Now the color of choice automatically goes to green, a deep green. It'll soak up the sun when it arrives. The coop is built in such a way that it'll be soooo easy to clean. Just open the panel and rake the poop out. The bottom has screen meshing soooo it'll fertilize as I move it with the quad. Oh ya...I obviously go with the deep green. My go-to color.
     

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