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Homemade Chicken Coop Plans - 3 Helpful Tips
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Searching around for homemade chicken coop plans? If so, you and I have something in common. We don't want a pre-built coop and just feel like going outside to build one ourself. The reason I choose to build by own coops is simple, I didn't want to pay an arm and a leg paying for a pre-built coop. I also wanted to add my own touch to the coop I built. You may have different reason why you want to build a homemade chicken coop but all in all we both want the best homemade chicken coop plans. So in this article, I want to share my thoughts on what I believe are included in the best chicken coop plans and what has worked best for me. So let's begin.

Homemade Chicken Coop Plans - Difficultly Level

Okay, whats is more frustrating than getting instructions for something your excited to put together, only to find out they are impossible follow. Its likes seeing your favorite movie of t.v and then realizing its in a different language. You will love it, but you just cant understand a thing. I know how this is. I many things with horrible instructions, so now I try to make sure when ever I buy things it has easy step by steps instructions. This goes for when I buy my chicken coop plans. Make sure the are easy to read and follow. This will save you the headache and a trip to the medicine cabinet.

Homemade Chicken Coop Plans - Size

How big are you going to want your coop? Small, medium, large, or are you really in love with your chickens and want to build them a chicken mcmasion. Whichever you choose, just make sure you get the right plan for whatever size you plan on building for and if you do build a chicken mcmasion please send me a picture. I would love to see it. Also just remember chickens need 3 square between each other.

When looking for plans I usually look for plans that include multiple chicken coop sizes. This helps me in the long one if I plan to get more chickens. So just think about that when you buy your plans

Find Homemade Chicken Coop Plans that Go Over the Top to Help You

One of the last things I look for within chicken coop plans are the extra bonuses. I want the most help I can get when building my coop so I usually look for plans that give extra information on how to winterize my coop, videos that show me what I'm doing, and information about how to raise m chickens. Chicken coop plans do offer this information you just have to search for it. The chicken coop plans I use contain all of this and I don't settle for less.

These are the steps I take before getting chicken coop plans and I hope it was of use to you. So to recap, find a plan that has easy directions, has multiple sizes you can use, and goes over the top to help you.


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