Chicken Hutch / June 11, 2018 / Maryellen
Chicken coop door is needed in order to complete the chicken coop. Moreover, the door is beneficial to prevent the chickens to escape or getting stolen. You are able to buy chicken coop which is completed with door, or you are able to create the door by yourself if you already have the coop. Here are the steps of making door for your chicken coop.
First, you need to cut the wood. For the wood, choose the kind which has high quality and durability such as teak wood. Use fiberboard with medium density for the door of your chicken coop. The size of the wooden pieces will depend on the height of your chicken coop. The door should be high and half wide from the door opening. Then, install the door frame. Screw 2x2 along the side of the door opening, such as along the top. It will give you a strong place to screw the door hinges.
The last step is add cover. Choose covers which are efficient to be used and useful. The most important is choose the ones which are not easily opened by predator such as dogs. Those are the steps of making chicken coop door that you are able to do it yourself.