You asked for it......You got it! (BYC page is done)

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by brounii, Oct 22, 2010.

  1. brounii

    brounii Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was asked by many members to get cracking and set my BYC page up. So without further ado, here it is:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/web/viewblog.php?id=65588

    or just click on my BYC page link to the left. Thanks to all who helped us with our little project! It feels so good to have completed something with our own 2 hands. Who knew? LOL [​IMG]
     
  2. LynneP

    LynneP Chillin' With My Peeps

    Lovely bit of work- you must be thrilled!

    I couldn't see if there is predator protection under the coop or the perimeter. The rest of the structure looks very safe!
     
  3. Cargo

    Cargo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Great Coop! We would never know you were not pro's if you didn't tell us.

    Coop Envy! [​IMG]


    I couldn't see if there is predator protection under the coop or the perimeter.

    They have hardware cloth under the whole thing.​
     
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  4. brounii

    brounii Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Yes LynneP, thank you for asking....we chose to put hardware cloth under the complete structure (like the floor) instead of the apron. That's what the 3rd and 4th picture are showing. Although we didn't actually take a picture of it attached, lol. Silly us! [​IMG]
     
  5. NHchicks

    NHchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Beautiful job!

    How do you clean sand in the run area? Spray it with a hose? Just bury it over?

    I really love your step perches, and the drop pan underneath.
     
  6. chickerdoodle

    chickerdoodle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    LOVELY COOP!! You deserve a BIG star!! [​IMG]

    It is so fun to see how tiny the girls were as chickhood is so fleeting. I can tell your girls will be very happy in their new home [​IMG]
     
  7. Gallo del Cielo

    Gallo del Cielo La Gallina Resort & Spa

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    Quote:I wish I had done that with my coop and run. Fantastic job on the coop! It really is a thing of beauty. [​IMG]
     
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  8. Jx2inNC

    Jx2inNC Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Great job, you should be very proud!
     
  9. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    It's beautiful! So are all the kids, feathered and human! [​IMG]
     
  10. viktoriacl

    viktoriacl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very nice coop! You can get a few more chickens in there too! One thing...that galvanized waterer isnt suppose to be hung! I put ours on a concrete block to make it higher. Just FYI.
     

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