Jury Rigging

Discussion in 'Coops, Runs and Housing' started by seminolewind, Aug 5, 2017.

  1. seminolewind

    seminolewind SuperModerator Staff Member

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    We can't all have those beautiful perfect gingerbread coops. A lot of times we end up making due with what we have available. Post your creations!

    Nest built for 2

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    Ramp for my bachelor silkies
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    snap that won't get lost

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    Support for A frame tarp
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    Needed door-used cattle gate
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    Preventing a pool from rain
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    001.JPG Gutter for the main coop, works great!
     
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    003.JPG 4" hose drains rain water in yard.
     
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    $10 small kitchen cabinet from Habitat of Humanity is a perfect nest box. 004.JPG
     
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    No mosquitos or flies in my coops.
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    Small diameter hardware cloth over fine screen mesh on all vents stops insects and predators. 006.JPG
     
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    Fan inside main coop. 008.JPG
     
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    Fan inside small coop. 009.JPG
     
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    My water supply (in the background) never mind my beautiful daughter and granddaughter. 20170805_194332.jpg

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    Why? They've really prettied up the scenery.
     
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  20. seminolewind

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    I love it all! My favorite stuff is bringing bailing twine home from the barn.

    I save all fencing wire and wood that can be reused.