Chicken Hutch / June 10, 2018 / Maryellen
Your chicks can be kept into small coop, however when they grow, they will need additional space apart from the coop hang around freely. You should know that chickens like to stretch and grow faster when they find out more space to walk and play as well. To fulfill their need, then you can build chicken coop run. In this point you might wonder, what’s mean by chicken run coop? This is a fence in area which is attached to the coop and allow your chickens to move freely inside the enclose wall, of course provide better protection from predators. So, check them below:
Large run design. To build up the large chicken run coop, then you will need 2x4 timber and 78 feet long of netting. You can take few wooden stakes around 1 feet wide and 8 feet long. You can do the same thing for the opposite side. You can use these models for your reference and build up DIY coop project.
PVC chicken run design. This chicken run coop design was built by using 8 PVC pipes which come 5 foot long and create 2 squares side by side in the soil. Then you can take them together by using the t and vertical joints. You should add eight pipes around 4 feet in all of eight vertical joints and ensure that they secure tightly.