Building Easy 48 DIY Chicken Coops

 

                                                              Building Easy 48 DIY Chicken Coops

 

Backyard chicken coops are shooting up everywhere! If the thought of raising chickens has piqued your interest, but the thought of building your own coop seems overwhelming or too expensive, you’ve come to the proper place.

We promise: It’s easier than you think that to create a home for your flock. inspect these real world DIY coop s for fun and straightforward chicken coop ideas, plus simple step-by-step tutorials, and even coop plans you’ll buy. From small to large coops,

rustic barn-shaped coops to pretty cottage-style coops, these chicken houses offer plenty of coop inspiration.

As you’re designing your dream coop, remember, regardless of the design or size,

every coop must include basic essentials like nesting boxes, a roosting bar, and a feeder and waterer to make sure your flock stays happy and healthy. If you’ve got the space, consider adding an indoor run to offer your hens a spot to stretch their legs while staying shielded from predators. Design details like hinged lids will give your coop character

and straightforward function, while your choice of paint color or features like shutters

or a salvaged door can help match it to the general design of your own house.

(And if you opt DIY isn’t for you, no fear! inspect these ready-to-go chicken coops

you’ll buy immediately , also as these barn and farmhouse style coops.

Then get your coop outfitted with all of the required accessories with our coop buying guide.)

Once your coop is in situ , it is time to usher in your new fine-feathered friends.

to assist you opt what chicken breed or mixture of breeds is true for you and your coop, inspect our guide to the simplest chicken breeds.

If you’re raising chickens for the primary time, we encourage you to first educate yourselves on the way to best look after chickens.

Our handy guide to raising chickens answers all of your questions regarding food, safety, and even the way to get those pretty colored eggs!