How to Find a Flock Fit For Your Lifestyle
12 Plant Types for a Chicken-Friendly Layered Landscape
5 Plants to Fix a Damp Spot in Your Chicken Garden

How to Change Existing Structures into Chicken Coops

Step 1 of 4
Previous
Next Slideshow
Next Slideshow

Convert small buildings and sheds into chicken coops.

Small buildings and sheds are easy to convert. Could the back part of an old garage be transformed into a little coop with access to an outside run? Could you clean and modify an old shed on your property that’s being used for storage?

Is the structure in a good location on your property or in your garden? If not, can it be moved? Usually these structures have existing doors and windows that can be modified. Sometimes they even have electricity and plumbing in place, which may need only a little updating. Some may even include a dry room to store feed conveniently and organize your tools.

blog comments powered by Disqus
Water, Food, and Treats for Your Free-Range Chickens
Chicken Behaviors in a Garden
5 Seed-Producing Plants You Can Grow for Chickens
Daily, Weekly, Monthly, and Semi-Annual Chores for Caring for Your Chickens
How to Transform a Dog Kennel into a Chicken Coop
Advertisement

Inside Dummies.com