Monthly Archives: August 2013

Building a Chicken Coop: Part 2

**This is part 2 of a 4 part series.  Click here to read part 1**   Remember, Rome wasn’t built in a day, and neither was our chicken coop…it took 2 days.  That’s right! It only took us 2 days to get our coop into a functional state.  It may not be pretty on the […]

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Building a Chicken Coop: Part 1

We worked very hard this weekend building our chicken coop!  I spent a lot of time designing this coop and wanted it to be perfect.  I did a lot of research and drew up my plans for a coop that could be used as a garden shed if we/future owners didn’t have chickens. We did […]

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Preparing for Chickens

Today we are getting ready to build a coop for our chickens.  Although I recommend building a coop before your chickens arrive, we have done just fine until now by keeping them in a large outdoor dog kennel.  However, we live in town and do not have many chicken predators around.  Since we need a […]

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New Windows

Over the last couple of weeks we have been trying to prepare for siding.  We had a couple of windows left to replace before we could move forward.  We finally have all of our new windows in and most of the house wrap is on! We had a couple of bad windows upstairs.  The two […]

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