Chicken Coop Tour – Rainwater harvesting, Solar, DIY Feeder, … and more!

By | April 27, 2018

Today I’m taking you on an updated tour of my DIY Chicken Coop build. I talk about the construction, rainwater harvesting and watering system, clean out door, solar powered electric fence, and a lot of other stuff! Since it’s a long video, here is a legend of the topics covered and the times.

Intro – 0:33
general construction – 1:05
trim & exterior details – 2:17
windows / ventilation – 2:55
back side/ stilts / chicken access 3:25
rainwater harvesting system – 3:57
chicken watering system – 5:02
chicken feeder – 6:20
snake pole in use – 7:20
Cleanout Access Door (Poop Door) 7:57
Egg Door – 8:32
Coop Run – 9:12
Palletwood Roost – 10:40
Gate Latch / Catch – 11:00
Security over view (solar, electric fence, lights, etc) 11:22
Trap door (last defense in security) – 12:54
Closing thoughts 13:20

AND if you want to see how I built it, here are some links to my chicken coop build for my inlaws. Construction is almost exactly the same as this one šŸ™‚
Part 1
Part 2

Please let me know if you have any questions šŸ™‚

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A Sound Foundation2 by Gavin Luke
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