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Diy Chicken Coop Plans - 3 Helpful Tips
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Looking for diy chicken coop plans? Good, I'm also am a fan of doing things on my own and working with my hands. It's very comforting to me and I feel very successful when I finish. So why are you interested in a do it yourself chicken coops?

The main reason I hear chicken owners do it is because it a lot cheaper, they like to create projects for themselves, or the want to add their own style to the coop. Whatever your reason is, I want to help you find the best diy chicken coop plans. I been building coops for a while now and going to share with you what has worked for me over the past years. So lets begin.

DIY Chicken Coop Plans - Step by Step Instructions

Jumping into a an exciting new project only to find out following the instructions is like reading a foreign language is not fun and very frustrating. When looking for do it yourself chicken coop plans, look for ones that have simple and easy to follow directions.

I'm not sure if you're like me, but I don't like scratching my head in confusion when trying to put something together. I try to avoid that process all together, so now when I have to build something I make sure the directions are clear-cut and a newbie can do it.

DIY Chicken Coop Plans - Whats Included

Another thing I look for in do it yourself chicken coop plans are the extra goodies. Things such as media, helpful tip books, or anything that will help be with what I'm trying to accomplish. So when you look for you diy chicken guide, see if any come with videos that teach you what to do or come with information on how to set up you coop for the winter months. I have found a couple of guides out there that do offer over the top bonuses

Will Your Coop Be Protected?

When looking for do it yourself chicken coop plans you also want to make sure it offers all the protection necessary. You don't want your chickens to end up as a tasty sweet for some predator that found their way inside. You also want to protect you chicken from the harsh weather.

A simple trick that I use to protect my flock from predators digging their way into the coops is this: when installing the fence, dig 12 inches deeper into the ground then install it. This will make it harder for the predators to crawl underneath.

These are some of the step I take when trying to find do it yourself chicken coop plans. I hope these guidelines will also help you pick the right diy chicken coop plans. Good luck


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