When building a chicken coop, a much overlooked factor in the productivity of your birds is how you design your chicken coop. Chicken coop designs will also impact enormously on the longevity of the coop and the well being of your birds.
In this article I will look at 4 factors that you must consider before starting your project. The purpose of this article is to allow you to build your chicken coop at the most economical cost without cutting corners to the extent that you are only storing up trouble for the future.
Secret 1 – Mobile or Static… Continue reading
Most people now love to care for chickens on their backyards. Some do it just for fun, while others do it for food or for business. If youre one of those various individuals, who also wanted to raise chickens, then you must start now by knowing how to build a coop for them. The good news is Chicken Coop Designs are now available online for you to check out and use as reference.
Generally, there are four things to consider in choosing or designing your own chicken coop. First of all, it must be easy to clean and maintain. For… Continue reading
There are so many chicken coop designs floating around the internet, how do you know what to look for, and what you should run away from? The fact is, most designs are cheap, ineffective, and will probably cost you a lot of money in the long run in extra supplies and maintenance costs. Look for these 4 things when choosing or designing your own chicken coop:
#1 – Easy Cleaning
Is the chicken coop design you are looking at make it a snap to clean? This is where most chicken coop blueprints fail. A good design will always allow easy… Continue reading
The most important aspect in getting started with your own chicken coop is having the right designs and knowing exactly what to expect. While building plans can be found online for cheap, most are simply ineffective and will probably end up costing more to maintain. Here are 3 factors to look for in chicken coop designs.
1. Make use of sturdy construction materials
Be sure that the chicken coop designs that you choose makes use of quality wood and materials as your flock will be spending a majority of their time in it. This includes building a solid concrete foundation… Continue reading
Have you decided to go ahead and keep chickens in your backyard but, are now wondering how to build a chicken coop that will be perfect for both you and their needs? Well, it is probably far easier than you may have first thought and is certainly one of the most cost effective ways that I can find to give your chickens safe, secure and comfortable housing really easily.
There some fantastic ideas, hints and tips on the best ways in how to build a chicken coop, all easily accessible to your fingertips. Technology really seems to have given chicken… Continue reading
As you probably already know, if the chickens are unhappy, stressed, or uncomfortable, they simply will not lay the eggs you need them to! That’s why it is important to have some knowledge on what a chicken needs in order to have a comfortable experience inside of the coop. These are some of the most essential tips when it comes to building a great hen house!
Tip #3 – First off, to make sure that your hens/chickens will remain happy inside of the coop and lay eggs for you, you will need to make sure that it’s well ventilated. You… Continue reading
Today I will look at 4 factors that you must consider before starting your project. The purpose of this article is to allow you to build your chicken coop at the most economical cost without cutting corners to the extent that you are only storing up trouble for the future.
Secret 1-Mobile or Static
If the protection of your birds from predators is a big issue where you are located you may decide that the best option for you is a mobile or portable coop. This will allow you to keep and eye on your birds from predators and if… Continue reading